Edward M. Nusbickel, Jr., 84, of Strasburg and formerly of Severna Park, MD, went to be with the Lord on Monday, October 27, 2014. He was the husband of Janice L. (Streaker) Nusbickel for over 60 years.
Ed was a graduate of Drexel University and worked as an electrical engineer for Burroughs Corporation and later, Bethlehem Steel. He served in the US Navy Air Reserves.
He was an active member of Wesley United Methodist Church, Strasburg, and formerly at Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church, Severna Park.
Ed was an avid sailor and enjoyed racing in his sailboat, the Cal 25.
Born in Philadelphia, Ed was the son of the late Edward M. and Ruth Irene (Harmony) Nusbickel. In addition to Janice, he is survived by a daughter, Edna married to Tony Lombardi of Quarryville; a son, Hank Nusbickel of Arvada, CO; five grandchildren, Katharine Rodriguez and Megan Chou, both of Lancaster, Kristin Burnworth of Baltimore, Lauren Nusbickel of Westminster, CO, and Sara Nusbickel of Littleton, Co; great grandchildren, Elli Chou, Jamison Thompson, Roland Bryant and Ebee Bryant; and a brother, Bob married to Carolyn Nusbickel of Vero Beach, FL.
There will be a viewing on Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 1:00 PM until 2:00 in Wesley United Methodist Church, Strasburg. The funeral is 2:00 PM from the church with Pastor Tim Patterson officiating. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, please consider sending a contribution in Ed’s memory to Wesley United Methodist Church, 40 West Main Street, Strasburg, PA 17579.