Edward J. deLuccia
Daniel D Purcell Funeral Home
510 Pawling Ave
Troy, NY
deLuccia, Edward J. RENSSELAER Edward J. deLuccia, 73, passed away with family in attendance at home on September 16, 2019. Born in Cambridge, Mass., he was the son of the late Edward E. and Rita deLuccia; and the husband for 45 years of Kathy Purcell deLuccia. Ed graduated from Bates College and Suffolk University and attended AIB in preparation for his work as a certified trust and financial advisor in banking. Ed served as a U.S. Army reservist. He was an avid New England Patriots football fan. Survivors, in addition to his wife, include his beloved niece, Robin (Larry) May and their family, Katelyn (Scott), and Megan (Ian). Cherished Papa of Lucas; brother-in-law of Peggy (Jerry) Fournier, Maureen (Bill) Denig, and Colleen (Mike) Frey; and numerous nieces, nephews, and their families. The funeral will be held on Friday at 9:30 a.m. from the Daniel D. Purcell Funeral Home, 510 Pawling Ave. at Parkview Ct., Troy and at 10:30 a.m. in the Sacred Heart Church, Troy where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Troy. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Thursday from 4 until 8 p.m. Donations in Ed's memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or to the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society.

Published by Albany Times Union on Sep. 18, 2019.
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Daniel D Purcell Funeral Home
510 Pawling Ave, Troy, NY
Mass of Christian Burial
Sacred Heart Church
Troy , NY
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Daniel D Purcell Funeral Home
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Kathy, I was saddened to hear of Eddy's passing. Good friend whose quite determination at anything he did will always be a memory to me and my brother. Our sincere condolences.
Mike and Pat Hughes
September 21, 2019
Kathy so sorry to learn of ED'S passing.we have been friends for 65 years and I will miss him.Remember all The good times we have shared over The years.you will Be In my prayers and thoughts
September 21, 2019
a loved one
September 19, 2019
Robin, my heart, prayers and hugs go out to you and your family during this sad time. I love you and will keep you all in my thoughts n prayers
Gi Powell
September 18, 2019
Kathy, My sympathy losing Ed. You have been good friends for many years. I will miss him at our occasionally meetings. Always remember the great times with Ed over 55years of friendship. Jim Sweeney
September 18, 2019
Papa I love you to the moon and back, I miss you. Im sure lucky to have an angel like you to watch over me
September 18, 2019
Robin and Megan and family,our prayers and condolences to all during this very difficult time. Love, Cynthia and Melanie
Cynthia Zangari
September 18, 2019
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