Edward W. Harding


Edward W. Harding, 66, of Castile, N.Y. passed away on Tuesday July 28, 2020 at his home.

He was born in Rochester, New York on Feb. 9, 1954 a son to the late William E. and Delores (LeTouzel) Harding.

Ed was the former owner/operator of Harding Heating and Plumbing starting the business in 1978, retiring in 2016.

A former member of the Perry Rotary Club in Perry. Ed was an avid hunter and former little league and hockey coach. When not working Ed enjoyed spending time with his wife, boys and grandchildren.

He is survived by wife: Karen M. (Lockwood) Harding whom he married on July 1, 1972, three sons: Shane (Tara) of Castile, Michael (Carisa) of Pavilion, Brady (Christina) of Perry, two sisters: Christine Mesiti of Caledonia, Betty Ikeler of Castile, seven grandchildren: Anthony (Kristin), Austin (Meghan), Lorne, Logan, Aiden, Tristan and Cowan, four great grandchildren: Bentley, Cole, Hudson and Jackson, along with several nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents he is preceded in death by a sister: Barbara Gollel.

Family and friends may call on Thursday July 30 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main St. in Perry.

Funeral services will be held on Friday July 31 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Ed will be laid to rest in Jackson Cemetery in Castile.

Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice.

For more information please call (585) 237-2626 or to leave a message of condolence visit www.eatonwatsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530.

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