The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Edward Wisniewski, father of Detective Matt Wisniewski.
On May 30, 2021, surrounded by the love and presence of his family, Edward passed away peacefully at his home. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 51 years, Cherlynn Wisniewski, children Donna Budny and her husband Ian, E. Matthew Wisneiwski and his wife Whitney, and Amber Wisniewski and fiancee Keith Pickett, 5 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren, sisters Catherine Benjamin, Doris McLaughlin and her husband Charles, and Mildred Balsis. He is predeceased by his father, Edward Peter Wisniewski Sr, mother Mary Wisniewski, and brother-in-law William Balsis Jr.
After graduating from Sparrows Point High School, he enlisted in the United States Navy and served in the Vietnam War. Upon his honorable discharge Edward began a career as an electrical contractor. He was an active member of the VFW for many years and held many offices in the local and district level. His hobbies included spending time with his family, fishing and crabbing.
The Family will receive friends at the family owned Duda-Ruck Funeral Home of Dundalk Inc. 7922 Wise Ave on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at Saint Lukes Catholic Church 7517 North Point Road Edgemere, MD 21219 on Friday at 10 AM. Interment Sacred Heart of Mary Cemetery.