Edward Carl Bansley, retired Chicago Police Officer, died October 20, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Rhonda (nee Lill); the loving father of Edward Adam (Fiancee Pepper Hagan) Bansley, Nicole (Timothy) Kurek, Markus (Nakiah) Lill, Marisa Torres (Fiancee Tyler Holmes), and the late Mark Andrew Bansley; beloved "Papa" to Brylan, Marek, Markelle, Aubreella, Logan,Caleb, Maverick, and Makayla. Ed is the beloved son of Jill and the late Edward J. Bansley; brother to Jeanine (Ray) Bober, Robert (Paula) Bansley, Susan Rizzotti, and Dawn Wilson; beloved son-in-law of Terry Lill; brother-in-law to Jessica Garcia, Barbara (Charles) Evans, and the late Joseph C. Lill, Jr.;uncle to many nieces and nephews; and Papa to many foster babies (Friends of Ours).
A visitation will be held on Friday, November 5, 2021 from 3 to 7:00 pm at Pomierski & Son Funeral Home, 1059 West 32nd Street, Chicago, with a memorial service at 6:30 pm.
In lieu of flowers, since Ed was an avid vegan, please make donations to any animal sanctuary. Thank you.