Edward A. “Ed” Danisavich, Jr.
February 21, 1938 - August 1, 2020
Edward A. “Ed” Danisavich, Jr., age 82, of Newark, DE, passed away on Saturday, August 1, 2020.
Born in Pottsville, PA on February 21, 1938, he was a son of the late Edward A. and Veronica (Stanonis) Danisavich, Sr. Ed proudly served in the U.S. Army. He later worked as a senior lab technician at DuPont Co. for 35 years.
Ed was a member of the Delaware Orchid Society, Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder and a life member of the VFW. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, hunting and woodworking. Ed was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church, where he served as a Eucharistic minister. He looked forward to visiting West Park Elementary School, where he enjoyed mentoring the children.
In addition to his parents, Ed was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ruth (McCoog) Danisavich. He is survived by his daughter, Beth Ann Danisavich; siblings, Paul “David” Danisavich and Dorothy Ward; several nieces and nephews; and his dear friend, Linda Letson.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ed’s memory to Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder, P.O. Box 148, Newark, DE 19715.