Edward Joseph Fahey Jr.

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SPRINGFIELD - Edward Joseph Fahey Jr., 66, a retired LCSW and former funeral director, and most recently a counselor with Cederwood GNET, died peacefully under the care of Hospice Savannah at his residence in Springfield.
Ed was a veteran, having served in the United States Navy and the Georgia Air National Guard. He was a member of many Irish organizations and dedicated his life to the service of others, especially through his work as a licensed clinical social worker.
Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Sarah Vincent deBorde Fahey; son and daughter-in-law, Brian and Jennifer Fahey, and grandchildren, Fintan and Aoife, all of Charleston, South Carolina; brother and sister-in-law, Patrick and Laura Fahey of Mansfield, Texas; niece Shannon Fahey of Dallas, Texas; brother and sister-in-law Chris and Laurie Fahey of Isle of Hope; niece, Mary Kate Fahey Jump, her husband Kevin, and their children Miller and Sullivan of Savannah; nephew Michael Fahey of Grand Rapids, Michigan, and many cousins.
Graveside services will be held in Catholic Cemetery on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at 2 p.m.
Send remembrances to Effingham County Animal Shelter or Hospice Savannah Inc.
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Published in Effingham Herald from Feb. 6 to Feb. 12, 2019
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