Edward J. Moran, 79, of the Town of Tonawanda, a retired mechanical engineer, died Saturday (Sept. 4, 1999) in Erie County Medical Center following an accident in his home.
Born in Buffalo, he was a 1938 graduate of South Park High School. He served in the Army in Europe and the Pacific during World War II.
Returning from service, he received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Buffalo in 1950.
He worked as a mechanical engineer for Westinghouse Corp., Western Electric Corp., Dresser Industries and Blaw-Knox. He retired in 1975.
He enjoyed bowling, camping, automobile repair, woodworking and carpentry.
Survivors include his wife of 43 years, the former Anna Marie Klein; four sons, David of Buffalo, William of Kenmore, Theodore of Getzville and Thomas of the Town of Tonawanda; a daughter, Nancy Blanch of Cheektowaga; a sister, Margaret Bauer of East Aurora; and five grandchildren.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in Amigone Funeral Home, 2600 Sheridan Drive, Town of Tonawanda. Burial will be in Forest Lawn.