Edward Diak, 85

FULTON, NY – Edward Diak, 85, of Fulton, died Saturday September 8, 2012, at Oswego Hospital.

He was born in Fulton, a son to the late Metro and Anna Diak, and lived all his life in Fulton.

He was an Army veteran of World War II.

Edward Diak
Edward Diak

Edward was a delivery man for Canada Dry, Dorsey Beverage Company and for Onondaga Beverage, where he retired from in 1985.

He was a member of Teamsters Local #1149, Baldwinsville and the Mattydale American Legion.

Edward was a deacon at the former First Congregational Church in Fulton.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Rose M. Diak, who died March 19, 2010; two sisters, Mary Sackett and Kate Best;  five brothers, Nicholas, John, Stephen, Joseph and Michael Diak.

Edward is survived by two sons, Douglas and Dennis (Patty) Diak, both of Fulton; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton.

Burial will be in Mount Adnah Cemetery.

Calling hours will be conducted 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.

Contributions in memory of Mr. Diak may be made to the American Heart Association, Founders Affiliate, PO Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220-3049.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.

www.fosterfuneralhome.com