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Edward Joseph Slunt

November 26, 1936 ~ October 17, 2021 (age 84)

Obituary

Edward Joseph Slunt, devoted husband of Kathleen, beloved father of Laura Cunningham (Tom), Heather Eshleman (Ron), and Valerie Slunt. Grandfather to Shaun, Kelly, Silas, and Melanie. He is survived by his brother, Larry Frank (Barbara), sister-in-law Emily, and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father, Joseph W. Slunt; mother, Ruth Slunt (Coonan); and brother, Joseph B. Slunt. 

Ed was an avid gardener, especially of state fair prize winning orchids and beautiful roses. He was also a life-long distance runner. Ed was a graduate of Mt. St. Joseph, Loyola College, and UMBC. He retired from State of Maryland service and was a member of St. Mark’s Church in Catonsville, MD.

His gentle nature will be missed by all who knew him.

Ed’s family will be receiving visitors at the Candle Light Funeral Home Sunday, October 24, 2021 from 5pm – 7pm. His funeral service will be held at St. Mark’s Chapel, Monday, October 25, 2021 at 10:00am; followed by burial at Loudon Park Cemetery.

Donations can be made in Ed’s name to Stella Maris Hospice or St. Mark’s Church.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Edward, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Sunday
October 24, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Candle Light Funeral Home by Craig Witzke
1835 Frederick Rd.
Catonsville, MD 21228

Funeral Service
Monday
October 25, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Mark s Chapel, Catonsville
30 Melvin Ave.
Catonsville, MD 21228

Graveside Service
Monday
October 25, 2021

11:00 AM
Loudon Park Cemetery
Wilkens Ave
Baltimore, MD

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