Edward A. Wild

November 23, 1940 ~ May 14, 2022 (age 81)


Edward A. Wild, USAF, Veteran. Beloved husband of Adrienne, nee  Palsage. Loving brother of Mary, David (Dawn). Fond uncle of his three nephews and their partners, two great nieces and one great nephew.  Graduate of Morgan Park High School, attended Columbia College for movie Cinematography, for one and one-half years. May 15, 1961, he enlisted in the Air Force, during the Vietnam War. 'The Air Force Aptitude’ tests showed that Ed had an aptitude for electronics. He was trained; and repaired the aircrafts' automate pilot systems, after serving his time he received an Honorable Discharge from the USA Air Force. In 1966 he got hit by a car, as a pedestrian. He suffered extensive brain injuries that affected him for the rest of his life. He worked for U.S. Steel for many years after recuperating from his injuries; his hobby was cameras and photo taking. He belonged to a camera club in Chicago. At that camera club he met Adrienne Palsage whom he married in November 1973. Visitation Friday 10:00 a.m. at Beverly Ridge Funeral Home; 10415 S. Kedzie Ave. until time of services 12:00 noon. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery. 773-779-4411

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May 20, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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May 20, 2022

12:00 PM
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