Edward L. Barlow Jr., 78


Edward L. Barlow Jr. of Grafton was born to eternal life Nov. 23, 2009, at the age of 78.

Ed was preceded in death by his first wife, Rita. He was the beloved husband of Helen Northrup Barlow; the dear father of Michael and Dan (Cathy) Barlow; loving grandpa of Chris (Erica), David, Matthew, Elizabeth, and John Paul; and fond grandpa of Helenís grandchildren, Ben (Jennifer), Amy, Alex, Sam, Tara, Taylor, Michael, Laura, Sarah, Zachary and Alexa.  Ed was the fond brother of Mary (Jack) Langan. He is also survived by other relatives and friends.

A celebration of Edís life was held on Friday, Nov. 27, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Grafton. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Barlow Alverno Scholar-ship fund, would be appreciated.

Ed wanted his friends and family to know that he loved them and enjoyed knowing them. Ed loved the outdoors, camping and just being with people. He will be sorely missed.

Schramka-Densow Funeral Home in Thiensville is serving the family.