Edwin Cabey
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Edwin Cabey

Edwin Cabey, age 90, died on September 22, 2020 due to COVID-related pneumonia. Born in Montserrat in the West Indies, he lived in Rome, England, Chicago, and made Joliet his home. He was a priest, theologian, professor, husband, father, attorney, friend, and avid golfer. He is survived by his beloved wife, Julia, his children, Monica and John Matthew, and his grandchildren, Dylan, Eva, Khadijah, and Zoe.

Visitation will be held Thursday September 24, 2020 from 4-7:30 p.m. at the Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home. Funeral Services Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Family and friends can view the services by visiting Edwin's tribute wall at www.bgsfuneralhome.com and clicking on live webcast. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the United Negro College Fund Chicago at www.UNCF.org would be appreciated.

Published in The Herald-News on Sep. 23, 2020.
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September 23, 2020
John....May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Among other attributes your father was one of the most congenial people I've ever known. JIm Kaplan (Midhurst lane)
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