RIDGEWOOD — Edward W. Biegel, 88, died on March 12.
He was a founding member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel R.C. Church in Ridgewood, where he was a collection counter for many years. A U.S. Army
Air Corps veteran of World War II
, he was an engineer for Western Electric for 42 years.
He is survived by his children, John and wife Josie Biegel of Hawthorne and Maria and husband Wil Dewey of West Milford. He was predeceased by his wife, Theodora (Illich); and his son, Peter.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, March 16 at the Feeney Funeral Home, 232 Franklin Ave. in Ridgewood. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m. on Monday, March 17 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel R.C. Church in Ridgewood. Cremation will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to Covenant House, 460 W. 41st St., New York, N.Y.