July 7, 1931 – March 2, 2021
Edward “Eddie” Kaloustian was born July 7, 1931 Chicago, IL and passed away March 2, 2021. Loving son of the late Mesag and Lucia (nee Manasserian). Beloved husband of Ellen Victoria (nee Heyward) for 66 years. Devoted father of Jeffrey (Lesley) Kaloustian, Pamela Kaloustian, Gail (Ronald) Herff, Janet (Gary) Aleksiak and Gregory Kaloustian. Proud grandfather of Michael, Kimberly , Matthew and Stephanie. Great-grandfather of Avery, Henry, Noah and Jackson. Dear brother of the late Victoria (George) Permanian.
Eddie attended Steinmetz Highschool and graduated from Northwestern University. He was an avid golfer, a renowned Armenian bread baker, a master pizza chef and a proud private pilot of his Beechcraft Muskateer.
Eddie worked at AT&T (Teletype and Bell Labs) for 40 years. He served on the Wood Dale Park District board of commissioners for 18 years and also 4 years on the NEDSRA board of directors. He served for 3 years on a laymen advisory board for Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village.
Most importantly, family was always first.
Visitation will be held Monday, March 8, 2021 from 10AM until time of Funeral Service 12 PM at Zion Lutheran Church, 865 S. Church Road, Bensenville IL 60106. Interment Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Bensenville IL.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Zion Lutheran/Concord School, 865 S. Church Road, Bensenville IL, would be appreciated.
For funeral information, please call JGeils Funeral Services at 630-247-6623
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