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Edward J. Slevin

January 10, 1936 - January 18, 2018


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SLEVIN, Edward Joseph,
Ed, a longtime Congressional political advisor, former Peace Corps Associate and Regional Director, and author of his memoir, “Every Moment a Living Memory: 25 years in Peace Corps-25 years in Politics,” was surrounded by his loving family when he died from complications of Inclusion Body Myositis. Ed is survived by his wife of 59 years, Janet; children: Jeanne Slevin, Cammie Noah (Hope), Maureen Seydel (Fred), Jill Healy (Mike); his grandchildren: Cameron, Mikaela (Miles), Brian (Heidi), Nathan (Jessica), Jana (Logan), and Casey (Andrea); four great-grandchildren: Claire, Carter, Amelia, and Kevin; his sister Trish Slevin Mantoani (Glenn) and family; many beloved nieces, nephews and cousins; and so many dear and treasured friends from across the nation?all of us recipients of a copy of his 549-page book, thus the short obituary. A funeral Mass for Ed will be held on Saturday, January 27 at 10:30 am, St. Vincent Church, 1 Saint Vincent Dr., San Rafael, CA. Reception immediately following. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Ed and Jan Slevin Congressional Internship Endowment, by giving on line at or by mail to the Cal Poly Foundation, University Advancement, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407. The endowment enables Cal Poly students, regardless of discipline or professional interest, to “Learn by Doing,” how government works.