Edward T. Flynn, a longtime resident of Yonkers, NY passed away on Monday, April 29, 2019 at the age of 94.
Edward proudly served in the US Navy during WWII. After the war Edward became a Firefighter with the FDNY, Engine Company 81. After his retirement, he continued to work as Personnel Director for many years at Iona College.
Ed was the devoted husband of the late Marie (nee Brown) Flynn, who predeceased him in 2013. He was the loving father of Edward (Cecilia), Stephen (Cathy) and Maureen (Fred) Merritt. Devoted grandfather of Michael (Markie) Merritt, Meghan (Rob) Miceli and Kristen Flynn. Ed was predeceased by his brother David.
In lieu of flowers donations in Ed’s memory may be made to St. John the Baptist Church – 670 Yonkers Avenue – Yonkers, NY 10704.
A Funeral Mass for Edward will be held Monday, May 6th, 10:45 AM at St. John the Baptist Church and he will be laid to rest with Military Honors at Gate of Heaven Cemetery following the Mass. The family will be present Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc Funeral Home & Cremation Services-732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, New York.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family