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Edward A. Switalski

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“Holly and family, We're so sorry for your loss. We're so glad that we got the chance to have known him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Angie and Dave Garner - IL

2 of 22 | Posted by: Brandon Garner - Romeoville, IL

“What a great guy i can't get him out of my thoughts! knew him and his family from Argo & Bedford Park Illinois very well. God Bless him he will be...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Ted clinnin - Sugar Grove, IL

“This is a heartbreaking tragedy. May his family and friends find peace eventually and retain only their best and happiest memories of a good man. ...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Joni Flegal Haggard - Stafford, VA

5 of 22 | Posted by: Frank Kalal - Romeoville, IL

“Thank you for all your contribution to our community, Kalamazoo. You will be missed. WMed Student ”
6 of 22 | Posted by: Alex Chen - Kalamazoo, MI

“A friend, colleague, brother, and mentor. Rest In Peace my friend. You have made miracles on earth happen. We know it will continue in Heaven! ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: Donn Stowe - Kalamazoo, MI

“So sorry for your loss, my friend. Thoughts and prayers to you and the girls. He will be missed and you are loved always. ”
8 of 22 | Posted by: Susan Eldrenkamp - Plainfield, IL

“Your loss is felt by so many people Ed will be missed I'm so sorry ”
9 of 22 | Posted by: Jan Estes - Kalamazoo, MI

“Our thoughts and prayers to the family. Our community has lost a wonderful and dedicated man. Jerry and Shirley Amos ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Jerry Amos - Kalamazoo, MI

Here are two brothers who loved each other dearly.  Eddie you will always be my "little brother"
11 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“RIP Sir. ”
12 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Jamie Madison retired from Portage fire , we have lost a great man from the fire service he will be missed . ”
13 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Ed was a good man, I lost touch after High School but I always remembered him as one of the good ones. RIP Ed ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Ron Musick - Justice, IL

“Captain John Esposito Summit Fire Dept. We have lost a Dear Brother . Our hearts go out to Holly and the Girls. He will not be forgotten. ”
15 of 22 | Posted by: John and Wendy Esposito - Summit, IL

“Rest In Peace. As an angel, we know you will watch over your beautiful family, friends, and fellow firefighters. God Bless. ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: Lori Bjork - Bolingbrook, IL

“You will be missed my friend.Thank You for all the services you helped out our Village with. It was always a pleasure working with you weather it was...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Holly, Alison, Emily, Nora, Dan and all. Uncle Eddie was an AMAZING Man, and will live on forever in our hearts. Thinking of you always ”
18 of 22 | Posted by: Rita,Jim Donavon, Alex Matthew family - IL

“Rest easy sir and may God comfort your friends and loved ones. ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Gary Foster - IL

“Holly & Family,Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. The whole community shares in the grief of the loss of such a...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: John & Vicki Cross - Kalamazoo, MI

“Dear Holly & family:I wish to express my sympathy on Ed's passing. He was a great neighbor and will be missed - even though he was a Cubs fan.My...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Joyce Phillips (Jousma) - IL

“I am a retired firefighter from the City of Three Rivers. RIP my brother. Thoughts and prayers to the family. ”
22 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

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Edward was born on October 29, 1961 and passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

Edward was a resident of Comstock Township, Michigan at the time of passing.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 20th from 11am to 3pm and 4pm to 8pm at Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel 3926 South 9th Street. Funeral services will be held at 12 Noon on Wednesday, June 21st at the Wings Event Center 3600 Vanrick Drive. Private interment services will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to "Chief Edward Switalski Memorial Fund" at PNC Bank, 113 E. Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo MI 49007.