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McLEOD, Edward F. (Retired Boston Fire Dept.) Of Randolph, passed away on April 15, 2014, at the age of 91. Husband of the late Anna M. (Fitzgerald) McLeod. Loving father of Anne Cayer and her husband Roland of Windham, NH, Edward McLeod, Jr. (Ret. Canton F.D.) and his wife, Doreen of Victoria, VA, Robert McLeod and his wife, Lisa of Halifax & Arleen McLeod of Randolph. Devoted brother of Ethel McNamara, Lorraine Flanagan, John McLeod, Joseph McLeod, the late Paul McLeod, Richard McLeod, and Frank McLeod. Loving grandfather of Shannon Ferris, Daniel Cayer, Meagan Clark, Robert McLeod, Maryterese McLeod, Robert Dahl, Joshua McLeod and Jason McLeod, as well as his great grandchildren, Jillian Ferris, Caitlyn Ferris, Brayden Ferris, Madison Cayer, Cody Cayer, Bailey Cayer and Kylie Clark. Ed was born in Boston and graduated from South Boston High School. He was a WWII Veteran and served as a Sgt. in the US Army. He was also a Sharpshooter and the recipient of the AEME Theatre Campaign Ribbon with 4 Battle Stars. Ed was a retired Boston Firefighter with 32 years of service. His firefighting career was from 1947 to 1979 and he served at Engine 22, Roxbury, Engine 46, Dorchester, Ladder 27, Dorchester & Headquarters. Edward was a very proud member of the Boston Fire Dept. and Local 718. After retirement Ed worked in Customer Service for Sudbury Farms in Randolph. Long time Communicant of St. Mary Church, Randolph. Reposing at the Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 No. Main Street, (Rte 28), RANDOLPH, until 11:45 AM on Wednesday followed by a Funeral Mass at 12:10 PM in St. Mary Church, Randolph. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours Tuesday 4:00- 8:00PM. Burial in St. Mary Cemetery, Randolph. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made in Eds name to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney Street, Boston, MA 02115. For additional information, directions, or to leave a sympathy message for the family, please visit: www.cartwrightfuneral.com.
Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 20, 2014
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