EDWARD FRANCIS CURLEY, 91, of Jackson Twp., NJ, passed away on Sunday, June 28, 2020, at CentraState Medical Center in Freehold Twp., NJ. Edward was born in Jersey City, had resided in Summit, NJ, before settling in Jackson Twp., 19 years ago.
Edward worked as a printer for Bank of America (Formerly Summit Bank) for many years, before retiring.
Edward proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War before being honorably discharged as a Sergeant.
He was a resident of Westlake Golf and Country Club where he loved to play bocce and was a communicant of St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church in Jackson Twp.
In addition, Edward was an avid bowler, enjoyed gardening, looked forward to visiting the beaches of Belmar, NJ, and Clearwater Beach, FL, and was a proud Irishman. But most of all, Edward loved his family dearly.
Edward was predeceased by his parents, John and Mary Curley, and by his siblings, John, Owen, James and his wife, Marta Curley, Patsy and her husband, James Mitchell, Peggy and her husband, Bob Bierman and Bernie and her husband, Frank Denton. He is survived by his cherished wife, Nora; his devoted children, Cheryl and her husband, John of Summit, NJ and Glen and his wife, Cindy of Summit, NJ; his adored grandchildren, Brian and his wife, Jessie, Jason and his wife, Lauren, and Allison Curley and Spencer and his wife, Erin, and Gillian Dukoff; his beloved great grandchild, Owen; and by his loving sisters, Evelyn Nooney and Joan Dziemian.
A Funeral Liturgy for Edward will be offered for the immediate family at St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church in Jackson Twp. To honor Edwards’s military service, interment with U.S Army honors will be offered at Brig. General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Arneytown, NJ, in the future. Arrangements are under the care of the GEORGE S. HASSLER FUNERAL HOME in Jackson Twp. For further information and to send condolence messages to the family, please select the appropriate tab.