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“Dear Rosa: I'm so sorry to hear about dear, sweet Ed. I thought about him often, especially driving by Waltham Crossings. He was always so kind &...Read More ยป
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Mr. Edwin M. Extract died Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at Benchmark Senior Living Center. He was 89 years old.

Edwin was born August 4, 1930 in New York City, New York the son of the late Sol and Hannah (Sussman) Extract. He was raised in New York. He graduated from Peekskill Military Prep Academy, the College of William and Mary with a BS in Chemistry and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Edwin honorably served in the United States Army during the Korean War achieving the rank of Captain.

Professionally Edwin started his career in sales of heavy construction equipment and eventually owned his own business working in the Environmental industry.

His hobbies and interests included golf, travel, music and art.

He leaves his wife Rosa P. (Papizh) Extract; his children, Theodore 'Clif' Extract and his wife Laurie of Tucson, Arizona, Kelly Collins and his wife Graciela of Alexandria, Virginia; Elenor Francis and her husband Perry of Ypsilanti, Michigan; the late Andrew Extract and his wife Maria of Western Australia, Australia; Natalya Radul of Waltham, Massachusetts; and eight grandchildren: Alexis, Steven, Natasha and Nicholas Extract; Andrew and Megan Francis; Alina Collins-Maldonado; and Katya Radul.

Funeral services are private.

Memorials in his name may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project