Edward H. Purtill of Port Orange, FL was born in New York on July 13, 1943. He passed away on March 16, 2013 in Daytona Beach, FL at 69 years. Edward relocated from New York to Florida in 2002. He is preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Mildred Jayne; brother, Richard Jayne; and his sister and brother-in-law, Dolores and William Kingsland. Edward is survived by his brothers: Harold Jayne and wife Arlene of New Mexico, and Tony Mizzi and wife Cathy of New York; his sister-in-law, Mary Ann Jayne of New York. He also leaves numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 2:00 pm from the chapel of Heritage Funeral & Cremation Service, 620 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange, FL 32127. Friends may visit with the family from 1:00 pm until the time of service. Condolences may be shared with Edward's family by visiting www.HeritageDaytona.com. All services are under the direction of Heritage Funeral & Cremation Service, Port Orange, FL.

Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Mar. 24, 2013