Edward Craig Freeland of Youngstown-Lockport Road, a retired cable splicer, died Sunday (Aug. 23, 1998) in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center after a brief illness. He was 73.
He was born in Niagara Falls and was a graduate of Trott Vocational High School.
Freeland worked as a cable splicer for the Niagara Mohawk Power Co. for 34 years, retiring in 1985.
He enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren, as well as traveling, camping and fishing.
Survivors include his wife, the former Norma E. Klipfel; a son, Keith of Lewiston; three daughters, Linda L. Giardino of Lewiston, Kathleen M. Fisher of Lockport and Jane DiPietro of League City, Texas; six grandchildren; and two great-grandsons.
Private services will be held Thursday. Burial will be in Elmlawn Cemetery, Town of Tonawanda.