Edward Miranda, 84, of Hazard Ave passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2016 at Miriam Hospital. He was the husband of the late Margaret (Merrill) Miranda. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Joseph F. and Virginia (Narcisa) Miranda. Edward worked as a Custodian for the RI School of Design for many years before retiring. He received a Citizen Citation Award from the Fox Point Boys & Girls Club. He is survived by one daughter, Joyce Broccoli of East Providence, four grandchildren, Kimberly Weaver, Kevin Broccoli, John Miranda, Jr. and Scott Miranda, seven great grandchildren, Katelyn and Brianna Weaver, Jim, Brandon, Taylor, Zayn Edward and Wes Adler Miranda. He was the father of the late Deborah Miranda and brother of the late Mary Merrill and Louis, James, Joseph, John and Gerald Miranda. A committal service will be held on Monday at 10:00 AM in the Chapel at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Wampanoag Trail, East Providence. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.