He was employed with GBS Corp. He was a proud father and grandfather and enjoyed his family and playing with his grandchildren. In his personal time, he enjoyed woodworking and fixed anything that was in need of repair. He liked playing poker and watching movies with his friends.
He will be forever in the hearts of his loving family; his wife of 39 years, Jeannie; daughter, Trisha (Brian) Large, Nikki Mokrzycki; grandchildren, Matthew, Jordan, Bryce; sisters, Donna (Tony) Kopf, Anne Nelson, Kathi (Jerry) Clinch, MaryAnn (Dan) Smith; also many nieces, nephews, in-laws, and his many treasured friends.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Christine Kopf and Petricia Forke; and brother-in-law Roger Nelson. Friends may join the family for visitation on Friday, August 1, 2014, from 5 until 8 P.M., at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 3477 Medina Road, (corner of River Styx and Rt. 18) Medina. A 10 A.M. Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, August 2, 2014, at St. Francis Xavier Church, 606 E. Washington St., Medina. Father Tom Kowatch will officiate. Burial will follow in Spring Grove Cemetery.
Online memorials at www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com