Edward passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Edward was a resident of Pennsylvania at the time of passing. He attended St. John the Baptist Parochial School and was a 1968 graduate of Nativity B.V.M. High School. He served as a Specialist 4 in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Conflict. Relatives and friends may call at Dutcavich Funeral Home 200 Sunbury Street Minersville on Tuesday from 6:00 P.M. and on Wednesday from 6:00 A.M. until 10:15 A.M. on Wednesday. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M. in St. John the Baptist Church 913 Mahantongo Street Pottsville. Interment with military honors will be in St. John the Baptist Number Two Cemetery Pottsville. The family prefers contributions to the American Hose Company 2 323 West Norwegian Street Pottsville or to the St. John the Baptist Church Memorial Fund.