Obituary of Edward Darch
Mr. Edward C. Darch of Pond Eddy, NY died Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Bon Secours Community Hospital, Port Jervis. He was 75.
He was born February 3, 1943 in Queens, NY the son of the late Richard and the late Julia Kistler Darch.
Ed married Kim Stephens on June 21, 1982 in Center Reach, NY.
He worked as a Self-Employed Contractor earlier in life and later in life he would cut firewood to sell.
A family statement read: "Ed was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. He loved the outdoors and especially hunting and fishing. He was proud of his children and he was a spiritual man. He also loved the simple things in life such sitting down for a cup of coffee and a cigarette."
Wife: Kim Darch At home
Daughter: Ann Stephens Wurtsboro, NY
Son: Jeffery Darch Pond Eddy, NY
Son: Michael Darch Pond Eddy, NY
3 Grandchildren: Jordan, Jasmine & Jayden Stephens
5 Brothers-in-law: Walter Stephens and his wife Diane Ft. Lauderdale, FL
John Stephens and his wife Madeline Juniper, FL
Gary Stephens and his wife Carol Juniper, FL
Michael Stephens Juniper, FL
Joseph Stephens Juniper, FL
Also several nieces and nephews
He was predeceased by his son, Edward C. Darch, Jr., his son, Patrick Christopher Darch, his niece Deborah Lee Kelton and his sister, Priscilla Mary Kelton-White.
Friends may call at the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc. 100 East Main Street Port Jervis on Friday, October 5, 2018 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Funeral services will be held at Friday, October 5th 2018 with a Blessing Service at 12:00 PM from Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc., 100 East Main Street, Port Jervis.
Burial will be at St. Anthony's Cemetery, Eldred, NY.
Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771 845.856.5191 For additional information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit www.grayparkerfuneralhome.com