Edward Suozzo

02/28/1961 - 02/13/2024


Obituary For Edward Suozzo

Beloved father, son, brother, uncle, and friend, Edward “Eddie” J. Suozzo, passed away on Tuesday, February 13th, 2024 surrounded by loved ones. Edward is predeceased by his father, Frank Suozzo, and two brothers: James and Frank. He is survived by mother Cecilia, daughters Megan and Erin, and sister Elizabeth. He was formerly married to Linda Hoehn (nee Rittman) for 21 years. He was the proudest grandfather to James and Madeline, and uncle to 8 nephews and 1 niece. Edward was born in Staten Island on February 28th,1961. He earned a Bachelors of Science in Accounting from Rutgers University. He worked at Rosenberg, Levine, Kopp, and Truglio before becoming a Partner at Schuhalter, Coughlin and Suozzo. Eddie was a charismatic and ambitious young man who worked tirelessly to create the life he desired. Edward was a brilliant man with a busy mind and big dreams. He had many interests, including NY sports fandom, the Staten Island music scene, church, and family. Despite a career as a CPA, music was the true love of his life. He was a passionate performer and aficionado of musical culture. In 2012, he was inducted into the NY Blues Hall of Fame. He shared this love with everyone he met, and passed it down to his children and grand children.

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  • 02/15/2024

    Dear Suozzo family, Our thoughts and prayers are with the Suozzo family. Your family are in my thoughts and prayers! Greg and Winnie Brophy

  • 02/14/2024

    Eddie was a nice guy. He was always kind to me. I watched him play drums with Jimmy Mack and Marty. RIP

  • 02/14/2024

    Lots of good laughs and memories with Eddie. Rest in peace my friend. Jimmy Maraday

  • 02/14/2024

    Sorry to hear, Ed loved his girls and his music!! RIP my friend. Kevin Reilly

  • 02/14/2024

    Very said good man R.I.P. Eddie

  • 02/14/2024

    Friends for over 50 years. Rest in peace


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