It is with a heavy heart that we announce that Edward Walter Meissner, 78, of Woodhaven, NY, passed away unexpectedly on August 27, 2020. Known by his family and friends as “Eddie”, he was born on December 8, 1941 in Queens, New York to Florence Bernhart and Herman Meissner Sr.
Edward worked for over fifty years as a sheet metal worker. He loved working on cars and had many muscle cars over the years. Edward was an extremely friendly person, chatting with anyone he met and bringing some joy to their day. He was a faithful and devoted husband, brother, step-father, grandfather, and friend who you could always depend on.
Edward is survived by his loving wife Pauline Meissner, who he was happily married to for 31 years, his step-children Steven Gladysz, Denise Gladysz, Linda Gladysz Jung, and Wayne Gladysz, his brother Billy Meissner, his granddaughter Kristin Jung, five other granddaughters, and three grandsons.
A wake will be held at James Romanelli – Stephen Funeral Home located at 89-01 Rockaway Blvd, Ozone Park, NY 11416 on Sunday, August 30, 2020 from 1-5 pm.