91, a lifelong resident of Bayonne, passed away at his residence surrounded by his family on November 25, 2017. Edward was a proud veteran of World War II where he served in The US Navy. Edward was the husband to the late Carol (nee: LaPalerma) Powers and he was also the father to Joan, Thomas, Robert & John Powers. Edward was predeceased by his brother Matthew Powers and surviving him is a host of other family members and friends. In lieu of any flowers, the family asks that donation be made in Edward's memory to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) with envelopes to be provided at the funeral home or with a link found on Edward's obituary page at www.MigliaccioFuneralHome.com. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kennedy Blvd.