Edwin Robert Redman, 88, passed away on February 22, 2016 after a lengthy illness. He was born on July 27, 1927 in the Bronx, New York, to Edwin and Agnes (Allgaier) Redman.
After graduating from Flushing High School, (Queens, N. Y.) in 1944, he joined the U.S. Navy and served in WWII from 1944 to 1946. He began work for N. Y. Telephone as an Installer and later in his career, as an Engineer and a Computer Analyst for a total of 38 years.
Edwin married Sophie (Tina) Redman in 1964. They were happily married for 51 years. He enjoyed activities with his family and was a model airplane enthusiast for over 70 years. He was also an avid golfer, and a computer maven.
Edwin was preceded in death by his sister Charlotte, and his daughters, Joanne and Deborah.
He is survived by his spouse, his sisters Laura, Linda and Susan. His daughters, Patricia, Cathy and Lorraine. 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be scheduled at a future date.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial donations be made to Marion County Hospice.