Edward A. Estey

Edward A. Estey, age 94, of Holbrook, passed away on December 16th, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Edward (Eddie) is survived by his beloved wife of sixty years Florence (Carlezon) Estey, loving father of Edward Estey and his wife Susan, Carolyn Panasci and her husband Anthony, Suzanne McCadden and her husband Jim. Cherished grandfather (Papa) to Eddie, Marco, Nic, Alison, Brianna, Meagan, James and predeceased by granddaughter Grace, parents Elijah and Elizabeth, brother William Estey and sister Betty Gorman. He is survived by sister Sandra Ambrose and many nieces and nephews.
Edward grew up in Canton, Massachusetts and is a veteran of World War II, where he participated in the Normandy invasion of France. He earned several medals, including the Bronze Star and the French Legion of Honor.

Edward spent most of his career working for the government -first with the Army National Guard and later with The Department of Navy. When he retired, he spent as much time as he could with his grandchildren. He enjoyed going to their sports games and school events, swimming with them in his pool, and taking them out to unforgettable breakfasts and dinners. His love and pride for his family was immeasurable.

Visiting hours will be held at Hurley Funeral Home in Holbrook, MA (Rt. 37) this Saturday December 21st at 10:00 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 12:00 p.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Interment Canton Town Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warriors.


First Name: JoAnne
Last Name: Hegarty
City: Exeter
State: NH
Entry Date: 12/18/2019

So sorry for the passing of 'Papa'. What a beloved man. You were all so fortunate to have been graced with his presence. He will never be forgotten.
Blessings and hugs to the Estey family as you navigate this tremendous loss.
Love to you all.
JoAnne and Hilary Hegarty

First Name:
Last Name: The Healey Family
State: MA
Entry Date: 12/19/2019

So sorry to hear about the passing of Mr. Estey.

May you cherish the good memories.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Estey Family.

May he "Rest in Peace"

The Healey Family

First Name: Patricia
Last Name: Linden
City: Weymouth
State: MA
Entry Date: 12/19/2019

Dear Carolyn and Family,
Please accept my sincerest condolences on the passing of your dear Dad. Cherish your memories of all the happy times you had together.
How proud you all must be of his distinguised military life of bravery and honor.

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