Habryl, Edmund J. Age 78, of Woodridge, formerly of Niles and Chicago. Beloved husband of Marilyn (nee Sowa); loving father of the late Carolyn Habryl and Diane (Robert) Corson; dear grandfather of Grace, Katie and R.J.; son of the late Martha and late Edward Habryl; son-in-law of the late Matthew and late Alice Sowa; brother-in-law of John (Noirin; the late Toni) Mele; uncle of five nieces and nephews. Ed was a graduate of both DePaul and Roosevelt Universities and served in the Army Reserves. He was an employee and consultant in the IT Departments of companies such as ABDick, College of American Pathologists and Compuware, to name a few. At both St. Bartholomew Parish in Chicago and St. John Brebeuf Parish in Niles, he served as a member of the Parish Council, was a Eucharistic Minister, participated in the Men's Club and was active with the St. Vincent DePaul Society. Visitation Monday, 3 to 8pm, at Hallowell & James Funeral Home, 301-75th St., Downers Grove. Funeral Prayers Tuesday, 12:15pm, from the funeral home to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Darien, for Mass at 1pm. Interment Bronswood Cemetery. Memorials in honor of Edmund may be given to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Funeral Info 630-964-6500.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Sept. 8, 2013