Edwin D. Carney, age 64, passed away Friday, July 20, 2018 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
Ed was born March 11, 1954 in Dansville, a son of Vern & Nina (Kanaval) Carney Sr. He was a mechanic & general contractor for over 40 years. Ed married Linda Lennox on January 15, 1972; she survives. In addition to his parents, Ed was predeceased by two brothers, Vern Carney Jr. and Arthur Carney; also a sister-in-law, Sharon Lennox.
Ed enjoyed woodworking, watching his grandson & granddaughter play sports and making bean soup; especially for his neighbor Lorna, but, most of all he loved spending time with his family & friends.
Ed is survived by his wife of 46 years, Linda; his daughters, Pam (Mel) Mensinger and Sarah Carney (Derek Welsby); grandchildren, Lucas & Elizabeth Mensinger; mother-in-law, Eleanor Lennox; sister, Dorothy (Don) Perkins; sisters-in-law & brothers-in-law, Carol Carney, Kathy Carney, Karl & Margaret Lennox, Larry & Pam Lennox, Nancy & Kelly Harper & Rick & Karen Lennox; his beloved dog "Cocoa"; many nieces, nephews, cousins & dear friends.
Friends may call 12-1:30 pm Tuesday, July 24th at the Chamberlin – Baird Funeral Home, 73 Main St., Dansville, where funeral services will be at 1:30 pm. Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Scottsburg.
Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice in memory of Ed.