Edwin (Ed) Warjonen, 88, of Clayton, North Carolina, formerly of South Boston, passed to his heavenly home on Oct. 27, 2020, at Clayton Hospital, Smithfield, North Carolina.

Ed was born in Long Island, New York, on April 4, 1932. He’s a 1957 graduate of N.J. Institute of Technology. He worked for Computer Science Corp. for many years and had the opportunity to travel overseas as well as throughout the U.S. He was a key person in the development of the AEGIS defense system for our Navy ships.

He retired in 2000 which brought him to South Boston where he was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Virgilina.

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Lillian; daughter and son-in-law Darlene and William Frye; daughters Debbie Warjonen and Donna Perez; and two very special grandsons, Joshua and Daniel Perez.

He was also survived by many caring friends.

There will be a memorial service at a later date.