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Edward J. Lord

Queensbury, New York

May 10, 1950 – Aug 27, 2019 (Age 69)


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Baker Funeral Home - Queensbury Obituary

QUEENSBURY --- Edward J. Lord, 69, passed away at his home on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, with his loving family by his side.

Born May 10, 1950 in Troy, he was the son of David A. and Mary (Damanska) Lord.

Following his graduation from Catholic High School in Troy, Ed was enlisted into the United States Army in 1969, serving in Vietnam, and was honorably discharged in 1975.

In 1974, Edward married Candace McCrea in Troy and they spent 45 years together raising their family.

He was a dedicated employee at C. R. Bard for 35 years before his retirement.

Woodworking was one of his passions, but above all, Ed loved spending time with his family. He also enjoyed spending time at the B.P.O.E. Lodge in Queensbury where he was a member.

In addition to his parents, Ed was predeceased by his brother, William Lord.

Those left to cherish his memory are his beloved wife, Candace Lord of Queensbury; two sons and their families, John Lord and his wife, Sarah, and their children, Alexis, Spencer, and Mackenzie all of Queensbury, as well as Jeffrey Lord and his wife, Jenna, and their daughter, Genevieve all of South Glens Falls; a sister, Mary Lou Sutliff; a brother, David Lord and his wife Donna; also several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Calling hours will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, September 2, with A Lodge of Sorrow to be performed by B.P.O.E Lodge No. 81 at 6 p.m., at Baker Funeral Home, 11 Lafayette St., Queensbury, NY 12804.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 3, with the Rev. Mark Bailey, High Peaks Hospice Chaplain, officiating.

Following the service, the Patriot Guard Riders New York will escort to a graveside ceremony, with military honors, at Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, 200 Duell Rd., Schuylerville.

In loving memory of Ed, contributions may be made to High Peaks Hospice, 454 Glen St., Glens Falls, NY 12801.

Condolences and floral arrangements may be sent directly to Baker Funeral Home, 11 Lafayette St., Queensbury, NY 12804, or through www.bakerfuneralhome.com.

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Jim Mimi, Charlie

Dear Dave and Lord Family, I'm so sorry to just learn of Eddies passing. Jimmy Charlie and I hold you in our thoughts this week as we remember fondly friends of our youth. God Bless , Mimi Spain Hannan

My condolences to the Lord family I worked for Ed at CRBard. He was a good boss and also a good friend. Will miss running into him . RIP Ed


Candy, John, and Jeff,
We are very sorry to hear of your loss. We always enjoyed talking with Ed at the Elks Lodge. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Candy, John and Jeff. It is with a heavy heart I want to tell you how very sorry I am for your loss. He was a great guy who loved his family more than anything. Growing up with him, I knew he was a very good son, brother and friend. He had everyones back. So I knew that he would be a loving and protective husband and father. I know how much he was loved. Cherish those memories.
RIP my friend, your Keekee always loved you.

Dear Ed... Thank You! R.I.P. Boss
See you again on the other side!

R.I.P. Boss... you were such an inspiration, you had an amazing approach with folks.. you were so much more than a boss... and I still have my $2.00 bill with your signature on it.. Thank You my dear guardian angel.. Thank you for taking the time for me.

I enjoyed working with Ed for many years. God bless and God speed. Prayers for your family.

R.I.P. Ed Lord. He was a well liked and respected man. I worked for him at CR Bard. My deepest condolences to his family.