Edward J. Brady, 74

OSWEGO, NY – Edward J. Brady (aka Tarzan), 74, a resident of Brookfield Road in Mattydale, passed away Saturday December 21, 2013,  at the Iroquois Nursing Home in Jamesville.

Mr. Brady was born in Oswego, the son of the late Edward and Helen (Nichols) Brady.

Edward J. Brady
Edward J. Brady

He had lived in the Syracuse area for many years.

Prior to his retirement, he was employed with the General Motors Corp. Fisher Body Division, in Syracuse.

He was a member of United Auto Workers.

He is survived by his wife, Marion (Turner) Brady of Syracuse; three daughters, Nadene (Mark) Saltalamachia of Liverpool, Andrea (Kirk) Mook of Palermo and Kathleen Brady of North Syracuse; two sisters, Cecile Scheinert of Oswego and Doris Turner of Hannibal; two grandchildren, Nicole Franke of Syracuse and Danielle Sharp of Liverpool; two great-grandchildren, Vincent Sharp and Dominic Sharp; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home.

Spring burial will be in New Haven Cemetery.

Calling hours will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, prior to the service, at the funeral home, 112 E. Second St., Oswego.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org