Edward J. Sprague passed away Saturday January 18, 2020 at Center for Hope Hospice, Scotch Plains surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Newark and resided in Hillside and Union before moving to Fords in 2007. Ed was a truck driver for Tuscan Dairy Farms in Union for 15 years.
He was predeceased by his son Steven Sprague, parents Edgar and Anna Sprague, his brothers Joseph, Kenneth and Robert Sprague and his sister Sharon Shevlin his sister-in-law Linda Sprague. Surviving are his son Edward Sprague and his daughter Tara Sprague, his brother Gerard Sprague and his sisters Carol Szamreta and her husband Ronald, Teresa Sprague, Kathleen Mercado and Lorraine Bildeyko and her husband Alexander. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Visitation Thursday January 23, 2020 from 4:30pm to 8:30pm at the Gosselin Funeral Home 660 New Dover Road Edison. Funeral Services 9:00am Friday January 24, 2020 at the funeral home followed by a 10:00am mass at St Andrews Church, Avenel. Entombment Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington.
In lieu of Flowers the family requests donations in his loving memory to: Make a Wish Foundation www.wish.org or St Jude’s Childrens Hospital www.stjude.org
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