Edward Joseph McEvoy|
June 18, 1932-Dec. 25, 2012
Edward McEvoy, 80, of Oldsmar, FL, passed away Tuesday, December 25, 2012, at Brookside Hospice House in Palm Harbor, FL.
A Funeral Mass for Ed will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 5, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Loren Kalinowski presiding. Burial of his ashes will follow in Calvary Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the Mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
and/or Suncoast Brookside Hospice, 5771 Roosevelt Boulevard, Clearwater, FL, 33760. Envelopes will be available at Charles R. Lux Family Funeral Home or at the church.
Ed was born June 18, 1932, in Kittanning, PA, son of the late Michael J. and Anna R. (Liebler) McEvoy. He married the late Jeanne (Martin) Trask in January of 1989.
A veteran of the U.S. Army, Ed retired from Dow Chemical as a warehouse supervisor. He was a member of Espiritu Santo Catholic Church of Safety Harbor, FL and Sacred Heart Parish of Mt. Pleasant.
Ed is survived by five children, Thomas (Kim) McEvoy of Baggs, WY, Timothy McEvoy of Virginia Beach, VA, Tarri McEvoy of Durango, CO, Matthew McEvoy of Orlando, FL and Mary Jane McEvoy of Columbus, OH; two granddaughters, Madelyne Marie McEvoy and Oaklie Jane Mogg; step-daughter, Kim Trask-French of Boston, MA; Ed's former wife, Mary Jo McEvoy of Mt. Pleasant; two brothers, Thomas (Juyne) McEvoy of Mt. Pleasant and Robert (Lucy) McEvoy of Naples, FL; and sister, Jeannie (Al) Perkins of Traverse City, MI.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanne Trask-McEvoy in 2005; three sisters, Mary Ann McEvoy, Betty McEvoy and Sarah Jane McEvoy; and two brothers, Richard McEvoy and Michael J. McEvoy, Jr.
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Published in The Morning Sun on Jan. 2, 2013