EDWARD (ED) A. REGAN, age 47, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 28th, 2019

Regan, EdwardEdward (Ed) A. Regan, age 47, of Lombard, passed away peacefully on August 27, 2019. He was born April 12, 1972 in Elmhurst, IL.

Edward is survived by his loving sisters, Eva (Michael) Marski of Lombard, Judy (Todd) Meier of Oswego and Nancy (Elisabeth Brook) Perman of Massachusetts; his cherished nephews, Colin and Connor Meier of Oswego; his dear cousins, Sharon Graf, Bill (Annelise) Graf, Angeline Stange, Kathy Trawin, Cindy Henriksen and Michael (Melissa) Trawin; Peter, Annette, Heather, Sarah, Trevor, Amber and Spencer; cherished friends, Marty Kolb, Brother Edward, the big guy, Weebles and many more.

Edward is preceded in death by his mother and father, Georgette and James E. Regan.

Edward was raised in Lombard where he graduated from Glenbard East High School in 1990 and later attended the University of Illinois. Despite being visually impaired, he was an avid sports fan and a member of the wrestling team in high school. His favorite teams were the Cubs, Blackhawks and Georgia Bulldogs. He also enjoyed horseracing and tennis. After relocating to Florida for many years, Ed moved back to Lombard in 2017, with his beloved dog, Madison.

Visitation will be at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard on Saturday, August 31st, 2019 from 11 AM to time of Memorial Service at 1:00 pm.  The family encourages you to wear Cubs, Blackhawks, or Georgia Bulldogs attire as these were his favorite teams.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the charity of your choice is appreciated or the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, https://www.niaaa.nih.gov/.

For more information 888-629-0094.


3 Comments so far ↓

  1. Colette Herwitt says:

    I never had the privilege of meeting Edward, however, my brother in law Marty Kolb and sister Stacy Kolb, spoke so often and lovingly of Eddy over the years, that I felt that I new him well. My heart and prayers are with Eddy’s family!

  2. Brenda head says:

    Had so many wonderful times with eddie. I bet he can se all the colors he asked me abt. He is seeing g uncle Dave for the first time. I will.miss his daily conversation. So very much. He always inspired me love you forever

  3. Shawn M. Ryan says:

    Having spoken many times with Eddie, primarily on the topic of sports, I know his commentary and wit will be missed greatly by all of those who knew him.

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