Edward M. Ogden, a fine Irish gentleman and a resident of Brookfield, died peacefully on July 15, 2018.
He was born Sept. 24, 1932 and was raised in West Layfette, Indiana, before moving to Chicago in the 1940s. His career in the paper industry spanned over 60 years while raising his loving family and enjoying numerous fishing trips and chasing his passion for the game of golf.
Mr. Ogden was preceded in death by his mother Helen; his sister, Martha; his wife, Christine; his son, Sean; and his daughter, JoAnn.
He will be sorely missed and survived by his brother, Alfred; his children, Tim (Megan), Mike (Jenna), son-in-law Paul; his grandchildren, Brianna, Gianni, Brandon, Taylor, Molly, Julia, Samuel and Liam; and his great grandchildren, William and Finnegan.
Visitation is Wednesday, July 18 from 3 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, July 19 from 10:30 a.m. to time of service at 11 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st Street, Brookfield. Interment is at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, 60601.