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“My sincere condolences to your family. Ed and were friends from 1963. I'm sure you'll miss him. God keep you, guide you & give you peace in your...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Lynette Twombly-Heidemann - IL

“I was deeply saddened by the news of Ed's passing. I offer my prayers for Ed and his family. Ed and I were the best of friends and hung around...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Joe Filipiak - Great Falls, MT

“I have nothing but good memories of Ed's dad growing up. Whether he was playing all time QB in our "classic" one-on-one match ups in the back yard...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Dan Sypien - IL

“Mandy and family, We were deeply saddened to hear about your dad's passing. He'll be remembered fondly as you always spoke about him with love. ...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Amanda Motyka - Chicago, IL

“Amanda, So sorry to hear about your father. My prayers are with you. Dee Kaczorowski ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Dee Kaczorowski - Homer Glen, IL

“Dear Linda, Amanda, Eddie Jr. and families. So very sorry for your sudden loss. Please know you will all be in our prayers. Uncle Eddie was a...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Sandy, Mike, Austin, Aaron and Alex Purviance - NC


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Edwin J. Colby Jr.
66, of New Lenox, passed away Tuesday, March 5th, 2013. Born in Chicago to the late Edwin Sr. and Agnes (nee Shields) Colby. Beloved husband of Linda (nee Prochot); Loving father of; Edwin III (Lynnette) Colby and Amanda Colby; Dear brother of; John (Joan) Colby, Donna (Roger) Hawkins, Patricia (the late Anthony) Brzostowski, Paulette (Larry) Powaga, Edwina (Bill) Bock and the late Joseph Edwin (in infancy); also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Edwin was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran and former Chicago and Rockdale Police Officer. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 102 E. Francis Road, New Lenox, IL 60451, Saturday, March 9th, 2013 from 12:00 Noon until time of Funeral Service at 5:00 PM. Interment private.