Springfiels, MA – Edward P. Wenc, 87, of East Longmeadow, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on November 14, 2022.
He was born in Springfield, on April 18, 1935, the son of the late Joseph P. and Nellie (Kielbania) Wenc. Edward was a resident of East Longmeadow for 58 years. He graduated from the former Springfield Technical High School.
Edward honorably served in the United States Army in active duty from 1958 to 1960 and spent a year serving in Korea. He then went on to the Army Reserves from 1960 to 1964.
Edward was employed by Milton Bradley/Hasbro for 33 years, retiring in 1999. Edward is survived by his wife of 58 years, Barbara (Teel) Wenc of East Longmeadow, three children Tracy Nault of Indian Orchard, Kenneth Wenc and his wife Samantha of East Brookfield, MA., and Joseph Wenc and his wife Kate of Eden Prairie, MN., his five adored grandchildren Stefan Wenc, Ryan Nault, Gabrielle Wenc, Isaac Wenc and Elisha Wenc, and a sister Helen Ashe of Corona, CA., a sister-in-law Carol Shively and her husband James and a brother-in-law David Taylor and he leaves two nieces and four nephews and two great-nieces and one great-nephew.
All services and burial were private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute via www.jimmyfund/gift.org. or by mail at P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284.
Arrangements entrusted to the Byron Keenan Funeral Home and Cremation Tribute Center, 1858 Allen Street, Springfield. www.byronkeenan.com