Edward “Eddie” P. Podkul

March 26, 1953 - April 7, 2023
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Geisen Funeral, Cremation & Reception Centre
606 E. 113th Ave.
Crown Point, IN 46307
Thursday 4/13, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Geisen Funeral, Cremation & Reception Centre
606 E. 113th Ave.
Crown Point, IN 46307
Thursday 4/13, 7:00 pm

Edward “Eddie” Podkul, age 70, of Wheatfield, IN; formerly of Crown Point, IN, passed away on Friday, April 7, 2023. Eddie is survived by his wife, Carol (nee Myers) of 48 years; children: Scott (Kiki) Podkul, Sarah (Chris) Burrell and Sean (Anna) Podkul; five grandchildren: Madalyn, Loralei, Olivia, James and Will; brothers: Charlie (Joyce) Podkul,Continue Reading

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Tom and Jan left a message on April 13, 2023:
Our deepest condolences to all of his family and friends. He will be missed by all!
Starr Koelm nee Thompson left a message on April 12, 2023:
Carol, so sorry for your loss. I have many strong memories of you and your family. ❤️
Carol Depaul left a message on April 12, 2023:
I’m so sorry for you loss , the Podkul family will be in my prayers ??
Jeff Haun left a message on April 11, 2023:
When I started in the petroleum and chemical industry my first job was with Consolidated. I was very new to this type of work and I remember very well the people that worked with me and taught me the tricks of the trades. Ed would show up unannounced to the job to check to see how things were going and if we needed anything. We happened to be working on a water boiler and Ed took the time to teach me how to properly roll the tubes and roll the ends up against the tube sheet. Thank you Ed for being a good mentor to craft workers in the trades. Ed and people like him are hard to find nowadays. Rest in peace Ed !
Tarie Dye left a message on April 11, 2023:
Sending heartfelt sympathy to all family and friends. Prayers of comfort and peace. May God bless you with wonderful memories to Cherish ❤
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Dave Maurer left a message on April 11, 2023:
Ed was a fantastic friend and mentor. I learned a lot from his stories and actions. He was always one to help out in a situation as opposed to being critical. If I recall correctly he loved his Bacardi and coke! I know he loves his wife, Carol, and was always talking about his kids and grandchildren. I’ll miss Ed and look forward to fishing with him in the next life where the fish are bigger and tastier! Cheers!
Karen Boone Kiral left a message on April 10, 2023:
I have fond memories of the canoe trips we went on with Eddie and Carol down on Sugar Creek years ago. Will not forget Eddie taking a nap when we were done in the HOT tent in the blazing afternoon sun! R. I. P. Cuz!
Deanna Porte-Keene left a message on April 10, 2023:
So sorry to hear the devastating news of Ed’s passing. Carol, you and Ed were such an important part of our family. Each of my kids, Dan, Ellie and Elissa send their condolences as well. May the memory of Ed’s birthday celebration give you comfort. As the years have passed I still remember my Dad telling me how much he enjoyed having all his kids together for a big Mother’s Day celebration. It meant so much to him. And the next night he was gone. I think of him often and always remember his last joyous day on earth. It gives me such comfort. You and your family are in our prayer. Deanna
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