- 18 years old
- Date of birth: Aug 1, 1987
- Place of birth:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Date of passing: Mar 14, 2006
- Place of passing:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
|Let the memory of Edward be with us forever|
"Still missing you, still thinking about you, your family misses you, especially your Mom which you already know that. Take care of everyone up there, my Mom should be right next to you, give her a hug and a kiss for me and tell her that I miss and need her so much. You are so loved and cared for."
"11 years! Wow!... It seems like just yesterday we were all cracking jokes over Sherron house, while you got your hair braided. I am blessed to still have your memories so fresh in my mind... Loving you & missing you, as always - your big cuz Tacor"
"Happy Birthday Edward. Still can't believe it's been 10 long years since you've been gone, but I'll never forget you. Miss you a lot. May your soul continue to rest in peace❣"
"To the family:
“There is an appointed time for everything, A time for every activity under the heavens: A time for birth and a time to die; A time to kill and a time to heal; A time to weep and a time to laugh; A time to wail and a time to dance; ....... A time to love and a time to hate; A time for war and a time for peace.” - Ecclesiates Chapter 3.
May you have more times of "healing", "laughing", "dancing", and "loving" than “weeping” and “wailing” with each passing year; and may cherished memories keep Edward forever alive in your hearts.
One day very soon, you will experience a time of perfect happiness and everlasting peace as you welcome him back to life!...... "When he had said these things, he cried out with a loud voice: ‘Lazʹa·rus, come out!’ The man who had been dead came out…Jesus said to them: ‘Free him and let him go’’”.....John 11: 43, 44. May these words from the holy scriptures comfort you."
"Hey I can't believe its been 10 years since you've been gone.... Your family misses you so much. Your sisters are smart and beautiful your brothers are handsome and respectful. Your mom is so courageous and refuses to let your death be in vain, she's truly a strong woman of God. I really wish you were here to see your niece born but I know Branden will let her know about her amazing uncle, her guardian angel. We love you Edward and you will live in our hearts forever. ❤❤❤❤"
"To the family and friends, the sting of death touches the very core of our hearts and emotions. As you reflect on the birth and passing of your dear loved one, may you find peace in knowing that Our Creator can be a source of hope and comfort to all during times of grief. He also promises a hope for those sleeping in death - John 5: 28, 29; and He will destroy even death itself! 1 Corinthians 15:26 promises, "As the last enemy, death is to be brought to nothing". I am very sorry for your loss."
Just thinking of you. I miss you, and for some reason, today, I love you more than I ever did.
The holidays are coming, and I will be thinking of you more often.
That is just fine by me, because I have nothing but happy memories of you.
Right now: i'm thinking of us eating fish sticks that your dad Big Edward made us while we are listening to Bone Thugs N Harmony in your room on cassette tape, and its 1994. :-)
Love your big cuz,
"Edward I was just sitting thinking how I still haven't took that fact you're gone, and how I'm just now finding out. My heart hurts I loved you. You were my first, and I finally found you & found out you are gone. I love you! I hold our memories in my dreams. I remember when I first moved to Michigan how it sadden you, we kept in contact, but we grow apart life & age and distance. I wish I would have known you died when you did so I could have came to see you. I love you!"
"Happy Belated Birthday my friend... we'd be the same age now.. Remember how we'd debate about you being older .. Nope you'd be 27 two months more than me. I just can't believe this happened to you. You were such a humble person."
"Edward I can't sleep. All I can remember is your beautiful smile and how I'd come home from school and open the back door and you'd be right there smiling waiting to help with my biology homework. You weren't a pervert or anything. The world was different in 2002 , I just don't understand. All these years I've been wondering how you're doing, what you've accomplished, kids, marriage and I find out your gone. I've always thought about you and your beautiful eyes, smile, and how smart you were. Every time we were on the phone you'd be interacting with your siblings. You were such a sweet heart. Rest my friend ! I loved you"
"I'm in tears now. I've been searching for you since 2005 and I had to find out you're no longer here, I'm in tears you were such an sweet, amazing, smart guy. I met you in Parkway in 02 when I was 14 you were 15. You helped me with my Biology homework you were a sophomore & I was a freshman. Gosh! I hate Chicago you've been on my mind all these years and I had to find out you passed. you were a great person to know & I never forgot you. We had good phone conversations, when I met you all of your braids were taken down and you were just wearing your hair curly. I pray you're in heaven ."
"Happy Birthday Edward the third!"
"Happy 27th BD Edward, I know probably would have been a great dad by now, Missing and loving you so much.
"Happy Birthday in Heaven...."
"My prayer and condolence to you and your family.. may GOD continue to uplift you during this time and keep his arms around you.."
"Rest Well Edward."
"We grew up together in the Rosenwalds, we were basically family. Just wanted to stop by and let you know that you were always a good person and friend that will never be forgotten about... Continue to watch over your mom and siblings, Love you, may you continue to rest in peace...."
"Hi Edward, you are definitely one of my regrets in life. I regret that I did not keep in touch with your Mom so that I could know you better. Your Mom and her family was there for me for a long time, and I regret not being there for you as an aunt. Everybody miss you, especially your Mom, which is understandable because you two had such a great connection and it was beautiful to see. I'll talk to you on your birthday, Love you."
"may you continue to rest in heaven sweetie, I wish I had the pleasure of meeting u im sure u were a great person just like your mom"
"Well ur 26th bd is finally here. Too bad its not you instead. Just so lost for words rite now. Everyones still the same missing u. But we will get through this somehow. UGH, JEEESUS!!!"
"I miss you Edward :(********"
"Happy Birthday Edward you are greatly missed. I know Virgie is up there with you and everyone else so you're good. Take care of your family they really miss you and your friends too."
"Happy Birthday Cuz!!! I love u... I almost had my son LJ on ur bday, but he came a day early. I thank God that he came in time to be my comfort on ur special day. Love u miss u."
"This is your day angel ..... Shine on your mother and let her feel your embrace..... Happy birthday!"
"Edward you may be gone physically but you are not forgotten, may God bless and comfort your family always. Kim"
"Good rest young spirit."
"WOW! Can't believe tomorrow it will be 6yrs you have been gone/taken from me. I miss you man, more than any words can say. But imma try my best to be strong. I love you Edward and I always will. # Mom"
"The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and I am helped. My heart leaps for Joy and I will give thanks to him in song. The LORD is the strength of his people, a fortress of Salvation for his anointed one."
"May the Lord keep your family under His divine care and your son in His loving arms. Please except my prayers Gina, for you and your family during this season."
"Edward my heart aches with every rememberance of you. I still remember our last conversation. I rejoice in knowing that you are with Mama and Daddy. I look forward to the day when we will be together again. I will always love you. Auntie Kan RIP, nephew"
"I love you son, on march 14, 2012 it will be 6yrs since you've been taken from me and your dad..But just know that no one can/could eva take you from our hearts and by that we shall never part:) Love you always and forever and a day! Your mom:)"
"...I LOVE YOU"
"Wow, Edward words can't express what I feel when I think of you, your loving kind ways. I still remember our last conversation lol you were a great kid. I try not to think of you because it hurt so bad as I type these words my eyes are burning from the tears. Forever in my heart."
"May the lord continue to keep edward in his loving arms. I pray for God holy spirit to comfort you regina in this time of rememberance. Know that my prayers and alwasy with you and your family. love...Shell"
"Edward happy happy birthday didn't say that the first time so now I'm saying it."
"I remember being a coach watching him play ball in Washington Park with his friends. He was so happy. I truely enjoyed his presents in my life. R.I.P. Edward. Regina you are a wonderful mother. May God bless you. Peace my sister. I love you."
"Hey Edward I didn't get a chance to meet you, but it felt like I know you because of your mom is a very special friend. Regina you and your family are also in my prayers, BE BLESSED!!!!!!!!!!"
"Hi Edward I didn't get to know you like I should have your mom was my best friend for a long time and it hurt me when you left. In a weird way I feel you looking down on us and I'm glad. I ask that you comfort your mom and family because they miss you more than any of us."
"Hey son, today really isn't a good day for me. Raven turned 18 yesterday. And your bday along with Brandens is next. I always have to prepare myself mentally for it.Depression has set in but that always happens to prepare me for ur bday. I love you Ed n missin u to life. DAMN!"
"Ed bro our circle is broken but not crushed. Everytime we get together u come up. Me and Toney was just talking about how unfair it is that your gone..... I know oneday we will all be together again putting on some cheap cologne to go see some girls"
"EDWARD...I am so at a loss for words right now... I know the "right" thing would be to say that "I know you're in a better place" and you are, but it would be so much easier for everyone if you were here."
"EACH DAY WE LEARN FROM YESTERDAY OF GOD'S GREAT LOVE AND CARE; AND EVERY BURDEN WE MUST FACE HE'LL SURELY HELP US BEAR. TRUE COMPASSION IS LOVE IN ACTION.RIP EDWARD U ARE MISSED NEVER FORGOTTEN.LOVE SHARON [MUFFIN]"
"Thinking of you... Love you forever!"
"God has taken you to soon, but he needed you more then us. You were a blessing to your family for the time you spent with them. May God hold you close to him because that is where you suppose to be."
"Absent from the body, present with the Lord. Regina, I'm praying healing for your entire family. May God's peace be your portion."
"Lord please graciously give Regina and her family the strength to continue to have peace knowing their angel in your arms, Amen!"
"~~Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take but by the moments that take our breath away~~
Your family has so many breathtaking moments about
you, that sometimes those memories get in their way but they are all still standing tall.... Beth"
"Hey cuz. jus wanted 2 tell u that I'm going to our cuz Erica tattoo party & getn tatted up wit yo name. Sometimes I think about u & I get really sad, angry, & hurt; but sometimes I think about u and I am so proud and happy to have been your cousin. I guess that's y they say the same thing that makes you laugh will make you cry. love always & foreva"
"Regina, i know it is probably still hard for you, but he will always be in your heart. the memories you hold no one can ever take them away from you. Stay strong friend you know i understand what you are going through."
"Hey son I know its been awhile but Iam trully lost for words,the only reason Iam here tonite is b-cuz I was sittin up here laughin to myself thinkin about this song that played on ur cell fone as a ringtone for ur missed calls. It went like this.."what a girl wants,what a girl need" lol, and thats all she would say eveytime you missed a call,like every 5 sec all nite long.Unbelievable,I luv u son"
"Well I've gotten through another birthday,It was very hard and painful but with the help of God I really enjoyed your day.Tacor and I sat at your grave site for an hour talkin bout you.Had fun :-)"
"Hi Edward. I feel your beautiful spirit. May the memory of you inspire others to strive for greatness...
"Hey edward just want to say I love u and miss u"
"No words could bring you and your family the comfort you may need. Know that GOD is your comfort, HE knows your pain, HE also wants you to know that everything is for a reason. Rest in GOD!"
"A life lost to soon for unnessesary reason! My heart goes out to your family I know they havent been the same since you left!"
""May God keep him under His divine and loving care.""
"Oh how I miss the days when you would come over and play with Voy...You were a B-Ball star here now you're an angel playing on the team for the Lord.When I get to heaven I want to play 1 on 1. :D"
"Dear Edward you are missed and forever in my heart. R.I.P."
"One day our chain will link back together again.I miss and trully love you Edward..AKA Da Prince"
"A 1,000 words won't bring u back I know cause I've tried.Neither will a 1,000 tears.I know cause I've cried.The memories we've shared I'll hold in my heart.Now you're my angel appointed by God."
"HEY BIG BRO JUST WANTED 2 SAY I MISS U N LOVE YOU... LIL BRO"
"Dear son there is not a day that goes by that I don't feel your pressence around me. You were my first born son and I had so many plans for you. But God needed you more. love always, Daddy."
"Your life was way too short, but it seems you lived it bigger than some who live decades. I thank God for your presence which will live on in the memories of your mom and family. Ms. Bettye"
"Father will you tell Edward that I miss him...Mom"
"I miss you"
"GINA AND FAMILY, YOU ALL R IN MY PRAYERS, EDWARD I NO U R WATCHIN DOWN ON US,U WILL BE FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS."
"Ed ,words cannot describe the pain that KT,VOY, Tony, Tank, Brandon and myself feel. Life should not be like this we should not have to posting anything to this site because this should not have had happen, you should still be here.You was a college stud"
"Edward, I will forever remember your warm smile. Know that you will forever be in our hearts. You are truly missed. Gone but not forgotten. When I get to heaven, we'll catch-up, Auntie."
"For everyday that I light a candle brings the beat back to my heart.I'll always love/miss your my precious son.Dear God pls tell Edward I said hi...Thanx"
"I LOVE YOU CUZZN ED
You're in a better place
The Lord has you in his good grace
AUNTIE GINA You Don't have to worry anymore
He's Secured, he's in a amazing place now
GOD BLESS YOUR SOUL.. Amen"
"I am forever glad that you made ever moment in your presence a cheerful one. Love your cuz... Tacor"
"How can I ever except the fact that your gone..People think that I'm so strong,when in actuallity I'm barely holding on.I'll always love you...Mom"
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