Obituary of Edward Winship

Edward “Ed” Winship, of Waukesha, passed away on June 21, 2018 at the age of 54. Ed was born on August 10, 1963, the loving son of John Winship and Benta Thorup. He attended Marquette University before becoming the Co-owner of Quality Fireplace and Chimney Services. Ed enjoyed golf, hunting, boating, and trap shooting. He was fun loving, and had a great sense of humor. Ed was a generous soul, a loving father, and a wonderful partner. 

Ed will be deeply missed by his loving partner, Jaqueline Roh; daughter Erica and son Josef Winship, children with his former spouse, Victoria Winship. He is further survived by his brother, William Winship; and sisters, Margaret Winship and Elizabeth Mortensen. Ed was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Linda Peterson.

The visitation for Ed will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until the start of services at 11:00 a.m., St. William Catholic Church, 440 N. Moreland Blvd. Waukesha, WI 53188. Burial will take place at Wisconsin Memorial Park.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services are serving the family.  For further information, please call 262‑542‑6609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit