Edward Jerome Kushnar, 89, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Chateau Madeleine in Melbourne. Born in Star Junction, PA, he was the son of the late John and Anna (Frederick) Kushnar. Beloved husband for the past 65 years to Margaret Irene (Faluski) Kushnar. Loving father of seven children; Diane, (ne Justin) Denise, Edward, Laura, (ne Richard) Annette, (ne Wesley) Darlene (ne Danny) and Daniel. Beloved Grandfather – ‘Pappy’ – of fourteen and great-grandfather of five. Mr. Kushnar was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp during the Korean Conflict and a Foreman for Ford Motor Company in Brookpark, Ohio for 31 years. Upon retirement, he and his wife relocated to Sarasota and continued to make Florida their home with their last residence in The Villages prior to moving to Chateau Madeleine in Melbourne. Edward was most loved for his wit, tenacity and charm by all he knew. A service and committal with full military honors will be held at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery, Mims at a date to be determined. Arrangements entrusted to Baldwin Brothers Funeral & Cremation, 2400 South Washington Avenue, Titusville. The family requests that any remembrance be made via a donation to Hospice of St. Francis, Melbourne.