Ed lived for over 60 years in Jersey City, where he was very active at St. Nicholas Church serving as a Lector and Eucharistic Minister and in leadership roles on the Liturgy Committee, Holy Name Society, and Parish Council. He was honored as an ‘Outstanding Parishioner.’ Ed was Vice President of the Sparrow Hill Social Club/John ‘Chuck’ Meagher Association and was a member of the Knights of Columbus. He also was a coach of the Pershing Field Little League. Ed was a graduate of St. Michael’s High School Union City. He joined PSE&G in 1949, progressing from a union apprentice to become a Substation Maintenance Supervisor. He retired in 1991 after a 42 year career. He also served in the U.S. Naval Reserves.
Upon retirement, Ed and May moved to Shadow Lake Village in Red Bank where he was active in the Lakers Golf group, the Socializers, the Kiwanis and recently the Elks. He and his wife were also active at Saint Anthony’s Parish in Red Bank, chairing the Liturgy Committee as well as serving as Lectors and Eucharistic Ministers. Services arranged by the John E. Day Funeral Home, Red Bank.