- age 91. A WWII Army Air Force veteran. He was assigned to a C-47 flight crew, supporting the Central Burma China Defensive for which he was awarded numerous medals, including two Bronze Stars. He married Marion E. Woodlock in 1952 (deceased 1983). Survived by daughter Mary and sons Thomas, Richard and Stephen (wife Laurie) and grandson Alexander Edward of Bradenton,FL. He earned his Masters in Social Work from Fordham University and had a 40 year career at the Northport, NY Veterans Medical Center where he was honored to provide services to thousands of veterans. A service was held in April at Christ The King Roman Catholic Church in Commack, NY.
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Published in The Bradenton Herald on May 29, 2016