Edward R. Long
Funeral services for Edward Robert Long, 51, of Norfolk will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at First United Methodist Church, Norfolk: Reverend Shelly Petz will officiate. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery, Norfolk. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the church. Home for
Funerals, Norfolk, Nebraska, is in charge of arrangements.
Edward died Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.
Ed was born August 28, 1962, in Richmond, IN to John and Helen (Carlson) Long.
He grew up and attended school in Richmond, IN. Ed married Donna Brockman on December 31, 1991 in Las Vegas, NV. Ed began working for the railroad after high school. Ed was a locomotive engineer, working for Amtrak, Canadian Pacific and Coaster Commuter. His job took him all over the country and they lived in Chicago for 12 years and 7 years in California.
Ed is survived by his wife Donna, their daughter Jessica Long both of Norfolk, a sister Evelyn Parker of Vista, CA, his mother-in-law, Janice Brockman, 1 brother-in-law and a sister-in-law.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, John Long Jr.