Edward William Kirn III
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Edward William Kirn, III
Moorestown - Edward William Kirn, III, of Moorestown, New Jersey, passed away suddenly on January 4, 2021 at the age of 54. Ed was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and relocated to Moorestown to start his career and family.
Ed went to Penn Hills High School and graduated from Allegheny College with a Bachelor of Science degree. Later he went on to study law and obtain his Juris Doctorate from Ohio Northern University, where he met his wife.
Ed was a partner in Powers Kirn, LLC, and practiced mortgage banking law in New Jersey and Pennsylvania for more than 26 years. Ed managed the litigation department and client relations. He was an active member of USFN, serving in many roles, most prominently as President from 2016-2018 and most recently as Treasurer/CFO. Ed regularly served on many panels and was a featured speaker at many industry conferences.
Ed had many interests and hobbies including golfing, cooking, gardening and bowling. He was an avid outdoorsman. Ed enjoyed time with his family and friends in Ocean City, NJ boating and fishing, but really loved time at "The Camp" in Pennsylvania hunting, fly fishing and hiking in the woods.
Everyone who knew Ed, loved Ed. He was a great storyteller, he gathered friends, colleagues and clients for a good laugh. He was a mentor to many, gave professional assistance to anyone that asked, coached his boys' lacrosse and baseball teams and even taught life survival skills to the boys and their friends. Ed was a wonderful husband and father and will always be remembered as a special person to everyone in his family and extended family. Ed will be terribly missed.
He leaves behind his wife, Sarah (nee Powers) and two sons, Andrew and Edward "Teddy", his parents, Edward W. Kirn, Jr. and Joanne (nee Bizzack), his sister Christine Heffner (Randy), and many other aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and other family who loved him dearly.
Due the Covid restrictions . In person memorial Mass will be held for Family only on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at 10:30 am at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Moorestown, NJ.
A Live stream of the mass can be viewed at at www.olgcnj.org.starting at 10:30 , Sat. Jan. 9th
The family requests in lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be sent to The Githens Center, 40 Cedar Street, Mount Holly, NJ 08057, a non-profit organization that assists families with Cerebral Palsy at which Ed served on the board for over 20 years.
Condolences may be left at https://www.lewisfuneralhomemoorestown.com/obituaries/Edward-Kirn/

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Published in Burlington County Times from Jan. 6 to Jan. 7, 2021.
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January 11, 2021
Deepest condolences to Sarah, Andrew and Teddy. No words can give justice to the untimely loss of such a wonderful husband, father, friend coach and all around incredibly special human being. May his memory be blessed and may he rest in peace. The Legato family, Lois ,Don, Luca and Sofia
Lois Gabin-Legato
January 10, 2021
One of the nicest attorneys I worked with under the Freddiemac Designated Counsel program . My thoughts and prayers to Sarah and the boys .
Joanne Macomber
January 10, 2021
I knew Ed from Virtua Health club. What a great guy. He made the workouts tolerable and I am certain he will be missed by so many. My prayers go out to his family
Bill schantz
January 9, 2021
My sincere condolences to Ed's family. He'll be missed.
R Hillary Willett
January 8, 2021
In loving memory of a life well lived. You are so missed. Heaven got a beautiful soul.
Debbie Stiles
January 8, 2021
I didn't have the pleasure of meeting Ed, but knew a lot about him from my friendship with his sister Chris. I know how much she adored him and how dearly he'll be missed. I pray the whole family finds peace during this most difficult time. My sincerest condolences to all who loved him.
Pam Riley
January 7, 2021
Sending my condolences to the family. May the love of family and friends carry you through this grieving time. My thoughts and Prayers are with you.
Stacy Covelli
January 7, 2021
Ed was a great guy, always did for his community and loved his family- he will be missed.
Jesus M. Alvarez
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