Edward L McNerney - age: 89
(January 27, 1930 to April 17, 2019
Private family services will be held by the family.
Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral home and Cremation 13 Portland Road are entrusted with his arrangements.
For those wishing to make memorial contributions in his memory please consider Maine Audubon 20 Gilsland Farm Rd, Falmouth, Maine 04105 or American Heart Association, 300 5th Avenue, Suite 6 Waltham, MA 02451
Buxton, Edward L McNerney, Sr., 89, of Buxton, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough after a long illness. He was born in Bangor, Maine, the son of Bernice King McNerney and step-son of Lester Call.
He attended local schools and later served in the US Army. Edward served his country during the Korean Conflict in Combat Infantry Engineering Division.
After his service to his country, he returned to Maine.
Edward was first employed with Cushman’s Bakery and then worked for many years for Oakhurst Dairy. He was remembered for his love of the outdoors and enjoyed feeding the birds.
After retirement, he worked for a couple of years for Mackin Dairy in Portland.
Edward enjoyed family trips to Sebago, the Clambake and taking day trips on his motorcycle with his wife Kathleen.
He is predeceased by a sister Phyllis Burgess.
He is survived by his wife of over 68 years of marriage Kathleen McNerney of Buxton, 3 sons Edward L. McNerney, Jr. of Portland and wife Laurie, Ken McNerney of New Gloucester and Larry McNerney of Hollis and Wife Mary, a daughter Terri Ann Ricker of New Mexico, 7 grandchildren Nicolas, Nicole, Brianna, Joseph, Hope, Sean and Kayla, and 4 great grandchildren Hailee, Aubree, Eric and Marissa.