Edward J. Tully, Jr, a lifelong resident of Tarrytown died August 27, 2021 at the age of 82. Edward was born in Tarrytown, New York on January 30, 1939 to Edward J. Tully and Loretta (McGee). He was a member of the first graduating class of Transfiguration School and the last graduating class of Washington Irving High School. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Iona College and worked briefly as a sports writer for the Tarrytown Daily News.
He served in the U.S. Air Force and was in Berlin during the 1961 Berlin border crisis with the Soviet Union that resulted in the infamous Berlin Wall.
Upon his return he embarked on a forty year career in Civil Service working in the field of Human Services: Welfare, Probation, and twenty years as a Parole counselor at the Bedford Hills and Sing Sing Correctional Facilities respectively.
He was a parishioner of Transfiguration Church, a long time member of the Tarrytown branch of the Knights of Columbus, St. Elmo Council #318, as well as the Saint Vincent DePaul Society of Transfiguration Church.
At Edward's request, there will not be any visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Transfiguration Church on Tuesday August 31, 2012 at 10:30 AM followed by interment in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
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