Caledonia: At age 74, Edward passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, November 10, 2019. He was born in Rochester, NY to the late James and Gladys Purcell. Ed is predeceased by his son-in-law; Steven Krenzer. Survived by his wife of 51 years; Patricia G. Purcell, his daughters; Terri Krenzer of Caledonia, Patti Ann (Mark) Bowler of Rochester, Tammie (David) Whiteman of Caledonia, his 6 grandchildren; Kasondra (Nick) Cochrane, Samantha Clements, Rebecca Clements, Jesse Krenzer, Brianna (Dakota) Collins, Alexzandra Whiteman, his sister; Hattie (Don) Lee of Perry, his sisters-in-law; Cathy Flint, Bonnie Shredd, his Aunt; Helen Walton and several nieces, nephews and cousins, along with his best buddy, Otis.
Ed’s passions were camping, his music and carpentry but nothing was more important than spending time with his grandchildren.
In keeping with Ed’s wishes there will be no formal funeral service. Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, donate3.cancer.org. To share a memory or a condolence please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com.