Edward C. Chickos, age 83, of Milford, beloved husband of Johanna Mankowski Chickos, died on Tuesday, November 19th with his family at his side.

Mr. Chickos was born in Milford on December 16, 1929 to the late Andrew and Marion Harris Chickos.

He was a lifelong resident of Milford and was the owner and founder of Edward Chickos & Sons Oil Company.

He loved boating and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include his children; Edward Chickos Jr. and his wife Sharon, Michael Chickos and his wife Lisa, both of Milford, five grandchildren; Matthew, Ryan, Michelle, Scott and Katherine, two great-grandchildren; Nicholas and Scarlett, his sister; Ginny Smith of Milford and several nieces and nephews.

Edward is predeceased by his first wife, Marcia S. Chickos and his brothers, Albert and Bob Chickos. Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the VA Hospital, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516. The Gregory F Doyle Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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