Edward was born in Lawrence Massachusetts on June 19, 1948 to Lucien and Beatrice deLottinville. He was a proud veteran of the US Navy and served during the Vietnam War. After his service in the Navy, Edward relocated to Maryland, where he met his wife Betty. Betty had 2 sons from a previous marriage, Thomas Mills & Kenneth Mills, and she gave him 2 daughters, Pamela Susan, and Tracy Letty. He also lived in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Virginia, and Arizona , however, finished his life in Oklahoma. He loved music, creating personalized pieces of clothing, and anything mechanical. He had several career changes, but found the most pleasure in helping others as an EMT for Baltimore City Fire Department.