Edward's Story

GLENBURN - GLENBURN - Edward O. DePhilippo, Sr., 81, died unexpectedly May 14, 2015, at a Bangor hospital. He was born February 23, 1934, in Bangor, the son of James F. DePhilippo and Frances L. (Bushey) Chapman.

Edward graduated from Bangor High School and EMCC with an electrical degree. He served in the U. S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Missouri BB63 from 1951 to 1954 during the Korean War. After the war he married the love of his life, Faye Chapman.

Eddie is survived by his wife of 58 years, Faye DePhilippo; sons Edward DePhilippo, Jr. and his wife, Debbie, Kirk DePhilippo Sr. and Mark DePhilippo of Glenburn; granddaughters Erin, Kristina, and Kourtney DePhilippo, Kristin (DePhilippo) Briggs and husband, Kristofer; great grandchildren Karlee and Khloe Briggs, and Ava DePhilippo; sister Carlene Burns; and several half brothers and sisters. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Orlando "Sonny" DePhilippo; sisters Geraldine "Chickie" Chapman and Avis Emerson; and several half brothers and sisters.

In keeping with Eddie's wishes, the service will be private.
Published in Bangor Daily News
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Brookings-Smith Funeral Home

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