Edward Frank McFadden

Obituary for Edward Frank McFadden

May 8, 1927 - June 6, 2021
Ringwood, Illinois | Age 94

Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great-Grandfather. and Friend


Edward Frank McFadden, age 94, of Ringwood, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at Northwestern Central DuPage Hospital.

He was born in Chicago, on May 8, 1927, the son of Roger and Helen McFadden. He married his beloved wife Virgine Prendergast on October 11, 1958, in Chicago IL.

Edward was an US Navy Veteran who proudly served on USS Colorado during World War II. After his service he became a police officer, working as a sergeant for Chicago Police Department for 10 years, and later moving on to work as patrolmen and accident investigator for McHenry County Sheriff's Department. Last 10 years of his career Edward spent working for Charlotte County Florida Police Department where he helped establish neighborhood watch and community relations. On August 22, 2015 Edward had the privilege to join other veterans on and Honor Flight to Washington DC.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years Virgine McFadden; his son Dennis (Jill) McFadden; his grandson Justin (Melissa) McFadden; his two Great-Grandchildren: Phoenix and Elias McFadden; as well as his brothers: Patrick McFadden of Bristol, CT. and Robert McFadden of LaGrange, IL.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Roger and Helen McFadden; his son Edward S. McFadden Jr., his brothers James and William McFadden and his sister Shirley Perdix.

Memorial Visitation will take place on Friday, June 11, 2021 from 10am to 2pm at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Dr. McHenry IL. Military honors will begin at 2pm followed by Funeral Service at the funeral home chapel.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be directed to Wounded Warrior Project PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS. 66675.

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