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Past All American Post Commander Ed Oldis Passes Away at Age 98.Comrades, it is with a heavy that I share the news that our beloved comrade, Ed Oldis, has passed away. Ed was our commander for 8 years and an active member of the post. He had an amazing life and great stories to share. He will be missed by all who knew him.Visitation Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. until the 12:00 p.m. service at Burr Ridge United Church of Christ, 15W100 Plainfield Rd, Burr Ridge, IL 60527. Interment Bronswood Cemetery.His obituary can be found here: https://www.modelldarien.com/obituaries/Edward-Ed-Oldis?obId=20042589#/obituaryInfo
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