Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Edward J. Genovese, "Ed"

Passed away on December 19, 2019

Edward J. “Ed” Genovese, age 54.  Late of St. John, Indiana formerly of Riverdale, Illinois.  Passed away suddenly on December 19, 2019.  Beloved husband of Claudia (nee Moreno) for 27 years.  Loving father of Joseph and Katherine Genovese.  Dearest son of Lois and the late Joe.  Dear brother of Ken (Carole).  Ed is also survived by many brother in laws, sister in laws, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.  He was a truck driver for Batory Foods DBA Chicago Sweeteners with 26 years dedicated service.  Ed loved to fish and spend time with his dogs.  Visitation Sunday, December 22, 2019 from 1-8 pm.  Funeral Services Monday, December 23, 2019 at 11:00 am at the Elmwood Funeral Chapel 11300 W. 97th Ln. St. John.  For more information 219-365-3474

Funeral Service:
Elmwood Funeral Chapel

Monday, December 23, 2019 - 11:00 am

Visitation Location

St. John
11300 W. 97th Lane
St. John, IN 46373
(219) 365-3474


Visitation Information

Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 1:00 pm until 8:00 pm

"Kim and I offer our deepest and heartfelt condolences to the Genovese family during such a difficult time!"
- Kim & Dan DeBord
December 19, 2019 5:32 pm

"I am so sorry. We don’t know each other but I lived a few blocks away & I grew up with Ed & that whole group. Sadly I’m not in touch with anyone very much. Have a lot of memories coming back thinking about him. "
- Fred mazzoni
December 20, 2019 6:41 am

"My sincere condolences to the Genovese family. Ed was a dedicated driver, employee at Batory Foods. I got to know Ed as I rode with him a few days on his route truck. Ed was such a dedicated employee, focused on driver safety and customer satisfaction. He will truly be missed, as he touched many lives here at Batory and our customer base. A true professional, thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. God Bless Ed and the Genovese family. Sincerely with a heavy heart, Vito Parise Group Director, Transportation Batory Foods"
- Vito Parise
December 20, 2019 9:39 am

"Prayers for the family. Ed was a terrific person and so sorry to hear about his passing."
- Brenda Brenchley
December 20, 2019 11:04 am

"My deepest sympathy to the family at this difficult time. Ed was a co-worker of mine. He will sadly be missed. "
- Tiffany Barry
December 20, 2019 11:12 am

"Claudia and family, Jim and I were devastated to hear of Ed’s passing. We have never met a nicer, funnier guy. We will keep your family in our prayers. "
- Colleen and Jim
December 20, 2019 12:24 pm

"So sorry for your loss."
- Donna Garcia
December 20, 2019 12:33 pm

"Fairwell cousin Eddie, may the fish allways be hitting, You will be missed"
- Craig Bushma
December 20, 2019 4:12 pm

"I’m very sorry to hear that Ed passed away. I knew him from school. Ed was a great Guy. "
- Jenny Donohoe
December 21, 2019 2:23 pm

"My sincerest condolences to Ed’s family. He was a great guy always telling stories about his kids and family he loved them so much! "
- Bridget Theodore
December 22, 2019 1:34 pm

"I’m very sorry for your loss. Prayers to your family. Mike Minogue "
- Mike Minogue
December 25, 2019 4:02 pm

Candles Lit
"My deepest and sincere prayers to the family. May God strengthen and comfort in your time of sorrow."
- Adinah Ross
December 20, 2019 2:18 pm