R.I.P. Ed Thibault, December 18, 2012
It is with profound sorrow that I post the sad news about the passing of my old friend Ed Thibault today. We had been friends for over 20 years and worked at the Lizzie Borden Bed & Breakfast together for many years. Ed and I began the Second Street Irregulars together in 1993. Affectionately called “Mr. Lizzie”, Ed was the go- to guy on all things Lizzie back in the 80s and 90s. He gave tours of the Borden home, visited schools and civic groups and was never too tired to sit and chat about the case. We played Mr. and Mrs. Borden for many years. The photo below was for Monsterquest 2008, our last time together in the roles.
I am missing my old friend already. Ed had been suffering for a very long time with respiratory and heart ailments and had spent the past 6 weeks in Charlton Hospital before being released to a rehab and nursing establishment. News of funeral arrangements will be forthcoming. Lizzie Borden had a champion in Ed who never believed she was guilty.
Ed accepting his Lifetime Achievement Award from the Second Street Irregulars at the Q Club, 2011.
I just now found out! I’m so sorry! My condolences to Eleanor!
I love everything about Lizzie Borden
I’m studying everything about her history
Michelle & Chris from West Warwick
Very, very sorry to hear of Ed’s passing we did meet him a few years back there. God Bless him at this time of season.
<3 R.I.P <3
RIP Mr. Thibault aka “Andrew Borden” You will be missed.
I’m glad I got to meet him. And got him to sign his little booklet on Lizzie.
A very, very sad day, indeed. 🙁