Edward W. Carpenter, born on the fourth of July, 1947, passed away August 3, 2014 after a long battle with illness. Ed worked for many years as a certified auto mechanic, beginning with his first job at Foss Texaco of Lombard right out of high school. Later in life, he owned and operated his own shop, E & L Certified Auto Repair. Ed recently retired from Hoskins Chevrolet in Elk Grove Village after twenty years of service.
Ed left behind a loving family including his wife of 43 years, Lee, son Jeff (Jennifer), sister Denise (Doug) Lyding, Sister in law Marge (Bill) Foss. Grandchildren Kayla, Kyle, Lexie and Tyler. Nieces Nancy, Sharon, Quinn and Jesse. Ed was also a charter member of the Lombard Moose Lodge. Ed had many good friends and will be missed by all. A memorial visitation will be held at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Avenue, Villa Park, IL on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. with celebration of life service at 7:00 p.m. For additional information 630-832-4161.
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