Edward S. Faszewski, Jr, former resident of Longmeadow and current resident of Holden, MA, passed away on Friday, March 26, at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester.
Ed was born on December 24, 1944, in Niagara Falls, NY, son of Edward S. Sr. and Jean (Jadezuk) Faszewski.
He was raised and educated in New York and was a graduate of Archbishop Stepinac High School and later from Manhattan College where he received his degree in Mechanical Engineering. He went on to obtain an MBA from Western New England University.
Ed enjoyed a long and fulfilling career as a Mechanical Engineer that spanned over 40 years. He was first employed at Combustion Engineering in Windsor, CT and later joined Babcock Power in Worcester, MA where he stayed until his retirement. Ed also volunteered for the Town of Longmeadow, serving as Chairman of the Planning Board.
Ed was a loving and caring husband, father, and grandfather (Dziadziu). Ed enjoyed spending time with his family, rooting for the NY Yankees, NY Giants, and Chicago Cubs, sailing, “playing trains”, and having breakfast with his friends.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his first wife, Jeannette (Crawford) Faszewski in 1999 and by his second wife, Dorothy (D’Aloise) Faszewski in 2018.
Ed leaves behind his loving children, Edward S. Faszewski III and his wife Penny (Guilmain) of Bedford, NH, David Faszewski and his wife Cindy (McCarthy) of Marstons Mills, MA, and Dr. Ellen Faszewski and her wife, Wendy Cofran, of Natick, MA; his step-children Scott D’Aloise of Montclair, NJ, Sean D’Aloise of Huntington Beach, CA, and Kim D’Aloise of Alexandria, VA; his sister Victoria (Faszewski Farrington and her husband Ard of Rye, NY, his niece Brooke (Farrington) Coopersmith and her husband Bryson of Rye, NY, and nephew Jeremy Farrington of Rye, NY; and his seven cherished grandchildren.
Family and friends are invited to meet on Wednesday, April 7, at 12 noon for Ed’s committal service and burial at Longmeadow Cemetery, Williams Street, Longmeadow, MA.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Ed’s name may be made to Trinity Missions (Silver Spring, Maryland), Sisters of St. Joseph (Springfield, MA), or the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (Norwalk, CT). For online condolences please visit www.hafeyfuneralservice.com.
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