Edward Irving Acree, 73, of Sykesville, died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Carroll Hospice's Dove House in Westminster.
Born June 25, 1939, in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Irving L. Acree and Elizabeth Warfield Acree. He was the husband of Catherine M. "Kay" Riggin Acree, his wife of 46 years.
He was an accountant and had worked for Procter Silex, Perfect Garment, United Insurance, and most recently Buchanan Tube Bending Company.
He was an avid sports fan especially enjoying horse racing and football. In his spare time, he enjoyed traveling with his wife, grandchildren and friends.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are son Patrick E. Acree and wife Katherine "Kitty"; grandchildren Seth, Jared, Rachel, Caleb and Gabriel Acree; and a sister, Joan Acree.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 65 Sacred Heart Lane, Glyndon, with celebrant the Rev. Fr. Anthony Vidal officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Carroll Hospice Dove House, 292 Stoner Ave., Westminster, MD 21157.
Arrangements are by Eckhardt Funeral Chapel in Owings Mills.
Online condolences may be offered at www.eckhardtfuneralchapel.com
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