Edward C. Schlein, 87

Edward C. Schlein, 87, of Selbyville, Del., died Thursday, June 20, 2019, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md. He was born in Williamstown, Pa., son of the late Albert Charles and Mary Ella (Shomper) Schlein.

He was a retired helicopter repair technician and member of the American Legion. He also served in the U.S. Air Force.

Schlein was preceded in death by his wife, Eileene Schlein, in 2015, and two sisters, Doris Fosnot and Thelma Fosnot. He is survived by three daughters, Susanna M. Blain and her husband, Gorden, of Marietta, Pa., Debra E. Behney and husband, Lloyd, of Selbyville, and Linda L. Popp and her husband, David, of Hummelstown, Pa; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Services were to be held Thursday, June 27, 2019, at Bishop-Hastings Funeral Home in Selbyville, Del., officiated by the Rev. Dr. Jim Van Der Wall. Burial was to follow at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Condolences may be sent online at www.bishophastingsfh.com.