Edward J. Rao Memorial

Recently Edward J. Rao passed away from injuries sustained in a hit and run in Ridgewood, NJ. They have not yet caught the person who did this. His family, his friends and his community are heartbroken and distraught. He was a charismatic man, with a gravitating personality and an unmatched sense of humor. He had a heart of gold and being a family-first man was the cornerstone of who he was. He recently became a grandfather and he was the best dad. He left behind a family who loved him more than any words could ever express. He was taken too early, 54 years young. In this time of sorrow, I ask for help raising money. His family wants a memorial in his honor. I thank all of those who took the time to read this post, no donation is too small.


For all those who would like to join his family in celebrating his life and honoring his memory these are the service details:
  • Anonymous 
    • 50 $ 
    • 36 mos
  • Yerenys Smith 
    • 5 $ 
    • 36 mos
  • Mike Gmiterek 
    • 50 $ 
    • 36 mos
  • Frank DeVico 
    • 50 $ 
    • 36 mos
  • Olga Zarudsky 
    • 50 $ 
    • 36 mos
See all

Fundraising team (3)

Olivia Rose 
Raised 25 $ from 2 donations
Hawthorne, NJ
Rachel Rao-Flores 
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