Edward G. Desin, 88 a resident of the PA Soldiers & Sailors Home passed away there Saturday June 15, 2019. He was born in North East on July 9, 1930 son of the late Edward and Rosamund Maytum Desin. He was a resident of North East for most of his life. The PA Soldiers & Sailors Home was his residence for the last 3 years. He served in the U.S. Army during both the Korean War and the Vietnam War.
"Uncle Buck" loved dogs and cats and collecting old artifacts.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters Gertrude Martin and Betty Bish. He is survived by his bother David Desin of Erie and Florida, two sisters Joan Greider of Hampton VA, and Jackie Forbes of Angola NY and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Soldiers & Sailors Home Chapel on Thursday from 10am until the times of services there at 11am. with full military honors to follow with burial in the Soldiers & Sailors Home Cemetery,
Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorials in Edward's name may be made to UPMC Hamot Home Healthcare Hospice 1700 Peach St. Suite 224 Erie, PA 16501.
The Carl A, Slomski & Son Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Please send condolences to www.slomskifuneralhome.com
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