Edward Buwalda, 88, of Hickory Hills, died July 21 at Providence Healthcare and Rehabilitation in Palos Heights. Visitation was held at Colonial Chapel in Orland Park on July 23. A funeral service was held at the chapel on July 24. Interment was at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.
Mr. Buwalda is survived by his daughter, Marilyn Kozak; his brother, Peter; his sister, Florence Roeda and one grandchild.
Mr. Buwalda was born in Chicago. He was a draftsman. He served in the United States Navy during World War II.