Edward G., 78, of East Stroudsburg, PA, passed away Thursday, April 18th, at Pocono Medical Center. Ed was born in Kearny, NJ on August 1, 1934, a son of the late Leo F. and Helen V. (Shine) Wygant. He was the widower of Cherie L. (Embs) Wygant, who died in 2001.
He was employed as an electronics technician at various electronic firms in Bergen County, NJ, until retiring in 1999.
He attended the University of Notre Dame
and served in the US Navy
during the Korean War
He was a member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Tannersville, PA, and a former member of St. Vincent dePaul Catholic Church in Portland, PA. Ed was also a member of the American Legion.
Ed is survived by four children, 11 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be held at 7 PM Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at the Gaffney Parsons Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 4 Lillian Lane, "Village of Johnsonville", Bangor, PA. Call Tuesday 6 - 7 PM in the funeral home. Burial will be private at convenience of the Family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to
, Lehigh Valley Unit, 3893 Adler Place, Bethlehem, PA 18017.