Ed was a loving husband, father and friend from Seffner, Florida. He passed away on September 21, 2019. He is survived by his loving wife JoAnn of 35 years. Ed was born on August 21, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois. He is survived by a sister Tillie of Chicago Illinois, a daughter Melissa and two sons Ed and Michael. He will be missed by all of the family including his nieces and nephews. Ed worked at Associated Press for 20 years before retiring. Ed was fascinated by computers, and you could always find him surfing the internet or streaming a good movie. Above all, he loved spending time with the family, and playing with his dog, a mischievous yet adorable maltese named Snowball.