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Edward M. Willig

August 03, 1941 - November 21, 2021


Obituary For Edward M. Willig

Surrounded by his loving family, Edward M. Willig, of Jefferson Hills, passed away on Sunday, November 21, 2021. Beloved husband of 55 years to Elizabeth (Putaro) Willig; devoted father of David (Della) Willig and Laura (Ken) Miller; grandfather of Caroline, Rachel, Olivia, Ian, Julia and A.J.; brother of Charles (the late Genevieve) Willig. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Ed was a man of great faith and a longtime member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. He loved his family, and his grandchildren were his greatest joy. Ed was happiest on the golf course with his golf buddies and was affectionately known as “the social director.” No one was a stranger; he was a friend to everyone. Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227, on Friday, November 26, 2021, from 2-8 pm. Funeral prayer on Saturday morning at 9:15 am. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church at 10:00 am.

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  • We are deeply saddened to hear of Ed's passing. Liz, David, Laura and families please accept our heartfelt condolences. People like Ed are truly rare. Forever remembered,forever missed. Rest in peace Ed. Love Frances & Bill

  • All of our love to Betty, David, Laura & Family. Eddie was a one of a kind, very special person. He brought smiles & happiness to every occasion, we lost a bright light to the World. Rest In Peace with the Lord our Brother.

  • Betty, David and Laura we offer our sincere condolences. Our friendship of playing cards and bowling will always be remembered. God bless you Ed.

  • We are saddened to hear of Ed's passing. Our Heartfelt sympathy to Betty and family. I have known Ed for quite a long time. We shared a lot of stories thru the years, mostly about cars, golf, and golf trips we took. He was a great friend and a great man. He will be missed. RIP. Al & Theresa Urasek

  • Elizabeth, David and Laura, My sincere condolences. I have many great memories of your father as David and I grew up being friends. I had the opportunity to work with him throughout high school. Your husband and father was a very special person. He will always be in your heart and watching over you. May his memory be eternal. Rest in Peace Ed.