Edward Robert Furlong, 82, passed away on October 13, 2021 in Chicago, IL. Edward was born April 24, 1939 in New York City. Edward known to friends and family as Big Ed, leaves behind a wife, Margaret Mary and two children, Kevin and Karen, and an elder brother, Joseph. Family will greet friends for an hour prior to the memorial mass at St. Mary of the Lake on Tuesday, October 19th, 11am mass time, 4200 N Sheridan Road. Ed will be interred at St. Boniface Cemetery in Chicago.