C. Edward Flannery, 89, of Fort Myers, Florida, passed away Sunday, July 28, 2013.
Ed was born March 7, 1924, in Portsmouth, Ohio.
He had been a long time resident of West Jefferson, Ohio before moving to Fort Myers six years ago.
Ed is preceded in death by his loving wife of 70 years, Opal; and by his parents, Cecil and Ruby Flannery.
Ed is survived by his sister, Ruth Miller (the late Weldon); three children, Marlin (Jennie Jo) Flannery, Sherry Flannery and Debbie Flannery; one grandson, Todd Flannery; two great-granddaughters, Addison and Ava; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A private funeral service will be held at HODGES FUNERAL HOME AT LEE MEMORIAL PARK, 12777 State Road 82, Fort Myers, FL 33913. Interment will be in Lee Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908 or to The Alvin A. Dubin Alzheimer's Resource Center, 12468 Brantley Commons Court, Fort Myers, FL 33907. For more information, call (239) 334-4880.