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Edmond J. Tawil

April 7, 1929 ~ October 22, 2019 (age 90)

Obituary


Born to Joseph and Josephine Tawil, on April 7, 1929 in Aleppo, Syria, He was one of 14 children! He enjoyed playing soccer and tennis with his siblings before embarking on trip to Nigeria, West Africa where he would call home for over 50 years. Edmond was was self employed and was heavily involved in charity work with Rotary International during his years in Africa and eventually was appointed to the rank of President for his endless time and monetary contributions to the different organizations. He also traveled to Lebanon where he would meet the love of his life and together they started a family while embarking on their endless adventures for over 58 years of marriage. In his later years, Edmond enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and close family. Edmond is survived by his eldest son, Gus, his daughter Maya and his youngest son Fadi. He is also survived by his 4 grandchildren, Ella, Alexandra, Christopher and Damian. Also by his two daughters in law Courtney and Nancy and the many nieces and nephews, brothers and sisters.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
October 24, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home
7447 Amboy Road
Staten Island, NY 10307

Visitation
Thursday
October 24, 2019

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home
7447 Amboy Road
Staten Island, NY 10307

Mass of Christian Burial
Friday
October 25, 2019

10:00 AM
OUR LADY HELP OF CHRISTIAN'S RC CHURCH
7396 AMBOY ROAD
STATEN ISLAND, NY 10307

Interment following funeral service
Friday
October 25, 2019

RESURRECTION CEMETERY
361 SHARROTT AVENUE
STATEN ISLAND, NY 10309

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