Edward James Crowley CHARLOTTE - Edward James Crowley, 66, of Charlotte passed away on October 26, 2013, after a period declining health. Ed was born in New York City, NY on March 24, 1947. He graduated from Bergen Catholic High School in Oradell, NJ and attended the University of Pittsburgh. He proudly served in the US Army from June 1970 to June 1973 earning the rank of Sergeant. Ed worked in the rental car industry for many years. He went on to co-found Mobile Imaging Inc. retiring in 2010. Ed is survived by his son Edward Crowley III, daughter-in-law Aprille and grandchildren Lydia and Clayton, his mother Margaret Crowley of Hilton Head, SC and sisters Peg Allen, Maura Browne, Jeannie Brunk, Kate Hurt and brothers Robert Crowley and John Crowley. Ed is preceded in death by brother Thomas Crowley and father, Edward James Crowley, Sr. A funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Matthew's Catholic Church at 11:00 am Thursday, October 31st with reception following at 8015 Ballantyne Commons Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28277.
Published in Charlotte Observer on Oct. 30, 2013