Edward Grey Petway  obituary

Edward Grey Petway Obituary

Brooklyn, New York, United States

November 03, 1927 - October 29, 2023

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Edward Grey Petway  obituary

Edward Grey Petway Obituary

Nov 03, 1927 - Oct 29, 2023

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Edward Petway, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, passed away on October 29, 2023, in Brooklyn, New York, United States. He was born on November 3, 1927, to Harvey and Fanny Petway. Edward was happily married to Annie Petway for over 63 years, having tied the knot in the year 1960.

Edward was a devoted father to his four children: Charles, Harvey, Marlina, and Caroline. Charles was married to Sandra, Harvey to Diane, and Caroline to Buddy. Edward adored his eight grandchildren, whose names we shall not mention here out of respect for their privacy.

Edward pursued his education at Boys and Girls High School, where he excelled both academically and socially. He graduated in 1951, marking an important milestone in his personal growth and commitment to knowledge.

Upon completing high school, Edward felt a calling to serve his country. He joined the Marine Corps, where he displayed exceptional dedication and commitment. Edward's bravery and discipline led him to achieve the rank of Lieutenant Corporal. His time in the Marines was marked by his unwavering loyalty and selflessness, serving as an inspiration to both his comrades and those who knew him.

After his patriotic service, Edward began a career in which he displayed great professionalism and drive. Working in the Marine Corps allowed him to make a significant impact and contribute to the greater good of his community.

Edward's passing, at the age of 95, came as a result of old age. While his departure is deeply mourned by his family and loved ones, his memory will forever live on through the cherished moments they shared and the lessons he imparted upon them.

Edward Petway will be remembered as a loving husband, devoted father, and doting grandfather. His immense character, strength, and wisdom touched the lives of all those he encountered. He will be dearly missed and forever held in the hearts of his family, friends, and all who had the privilege of knowing him.

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Cremation Details:
12:00pm
November 03, 2023
Harmony Funeral Home Brooklyn, 2200 Clarendon Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11226, Brooklyn New York

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