Edward L. Brengman

  • Born: March 5, 1953
  • Died: April 12, 2019
  • Location: Sugar Grove, Illinois

Healy Chapel

370 Division Dr
Sugar Grove, IL 60554

Tel. (630) 466-1330

Tribute & Message From The Family

Edward Lee Brengman, 66, of Sugar Grove, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loved ones after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born March 5, 1953 in Aurora, IL.

Ed served his country honorably in the United States Army from September 1971 – August 1973 as a Vulcan Crewman. His duty stations included, Fort Lewis, Tacoma, WA; Fort Bliss, El Paso, TX and Giebelstadt Army Airfield, Giebeistadt, Germany.

Edward married his wife, Kimberly, on February 14, 1979 in Geneva, IL. In 1980, Ed started his own construction business, E&K Brengman & Sons, that was later known as New Castle Custom Homes. He owned and operated the company for 40 years with the support of his wife, Kim. A man of vast talents and strong work ethics, Ed's love of carpentry was expressed in many ways throughout his life from fine finish work to the many custom home he framed and finished in Naperville and the surrounding communities, including the custom homes he built for his family.

He was proud of his service and was involved with the American Legion and the VFW. He served as the Executive Officer of Naperville's Ghost Rider's Squadron (VF 142) of the United States Naval Sea Cadet Corps instilling military principles, history and tradition in local youth.

Ed is survived by his wife of 40 years, Kimberly; his children, Brandon Brengman, Noal (Katie) Brengman of Montgomery, Erik (Alicia) Brengman of Groton, CT, Jacquelyn (Alex) Brengman of Aurora and a step-son, Jarrod (Tiffany) Fortner of Somonauk as well as his 9 grandchildren, Isaac, Ronnie, Zachery, Savannah, Camille, Shae, Eden, Ardora and Emmett.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald E. and Rose M. Brengman; his paternal grandparents, Charles T. and Theresa E. Brengman; his maternal grandparents, Joseph L. McCartney and Marion K. Benson.

Visitation will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019 from 4 PM – 8 PM at The Healy Chapel, 370 Division Drive, Sugar Grove, IL 60554. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the funeral home followed by a burial at Lincoln Memorial Park.


Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry for your loss. He was a good man. Prayers for all

Posted by Sally Campbell - Somonauk, IL   April 26, 2019

So sorry for your loss

Posted by Marilyn Oros - Montgomery, IL - Family   April 21, 2019

My sincere condolences to your family for the loss of your love one. May the God of comfort be with you during this sad occasion and may his loving words at John 6:40 console your heart.

Posted by Z L    April 20, 2019

My sincere condolences to all of Ed's family. He and I were classmates at St.Rita's. He is gone too soon.....

Posted by Carolann Zaha - Aspen, CO   April 16, 2019

Condolences to the entire family. No one will know me but I remember when Ed was born. My Mom Pearl Snyder was a shirttail cousin of Marion and we knew the whole family. Sympathy and prayers for all.

Posted by Phyllis Pollard - Batavia, IL   April 15, 2019

Kim and Family, Bob and I are so sorry for your loss. Praying for comfort in the days to follow. Sending love and hugs to all of you. If you would like to talk, our number is 217-285-5079. RIP Ed! You were a great man.

Posted by Bob & Joyce Williams - Pittsfield, IL - Friend   April 15, 2019

Our thoughts and prayers to the entire Brengman family.

Posted by A friend   April 15, 2019

Ed, I wish I could have known you better. I have only heard great things of you and Kim. My heartfelt sympathy to your family. God rest your soul. Armine (Reynolds) Bartle, Ventura, CA

Posted by Armine Bartle - Ventura, CA - Family   April 14, 2019

Ed was my "go to" for most anything. He was someone you could always count on. He will be missed, but the memory of him will go on.

Posted by John Bates - Naperville, IL   April 14, 2019

Sorry for your loss.

Posted by Chiquita McCartney - North Port, FL - Family   April 13, 2019

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