Edward F. ‘Eddie’ Florczyk, 89

Edward F. “Eddie” Florczyk, 89, of Chestertown, Md., formerly of Wilmington, Del., passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Autumn Lake Healthcare in Chestertown, Md. He was born in Wilmington, Del., on June 12, 1929, son of the late Alexander Florczyk and Mary (Kaczorowski) Florczyk.

Florczyk proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. He began his working career with the Continental Can Company and eventually retired from work as a foreman with State Distributors in Wilmington.

Florczyk was a proud member of the Teamsters and the Pulaski Legion in Wilmington. He loved hunting, fishing, antiquing and frequenting garage sales.

In addition to his parents, Florczyk was preceded in death by a son, Michael “Mickey” Edward Florczyk, in 1985, and his three siblings, Alexander, Helen and Irene. He is survived by his daughter, Kathy Jean Florczyk of Ocean View, Del., and a host of nieces and nephews.

Services were to be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (www.madd.org/de). Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.