Surrounded by family, Ed passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at the age of 76. Endearing husband and best friend of Paula. Loving father of Lia of Hong Kong, Gina Tullio (Domenico - predeceased) and Michael (Dorothy) of Boston. Cherished “Papa” to Mia, Abby, Adele, Amelie and Gus. Dear brother of Olimpio (Martha) both predeceased, Mary DeCecco (Amos - predeceased) and Jean Zuliani - predeceased (Elio). Fondly remembered by his niece and nephew, Elizabeth and Danny and their families. Brother-in-law and uncle to his special extended Kitchener family. Born in Copper Cliff, he was the son of the late Gino and Santina Macoritto. He will be sadly missed by his old West End friends and neighbours. Ed taught at Lasalle Secondary School for 33 years and enjoyed coaching, curling, golf, bocce, and fishing. A special thank you to all the medical professionals who compassionately supported him throughout his journey. A Celebration of Ed’s Life will be held at a later date. Donations to the Janis Foligno Foundation would be appreciated.