Bom-Wrapper

Edward Starr

Edward Thomas Starr

Friday, January 19th, 1940 - Friday, June 19th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Edward Thomas Starr, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Edward Thomas Starr

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Edward Thomas Starr's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Edward Thomas Starr's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

STARR
EDWARD; June 19, 2020. Beloved husband of 56 years of Mary (nee Halpin). Devoted father of Edward (Anne) Starr, Mary (Mark) DiTroia, Jean (David) Forcinito, Patricia (Paul) LeStourgeon, and Gerri (Sam) Basak. Loving grandfather of Allison, Monica, Nicole, Jillian, David, Brenden, Devin, Ashton, Daniel, Colin and Tyler. Brother in law of Marguerite Halpin. Ed started working for Acme Markets at age 16 and continued working for them for the next 46 years. After his retirement, he enjoyed life in his role as grandfather. Summer at the shore and sitting on the porch were his favorite pastimes. Relatives and friends are invited to his VIEWING THURSDAY 9 A.M. at The Church of St. Monica’s, 17th and Ritner Sts., followed by his Funeral Mass at 10:30 A.M. Int. Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, family requests contributions be made in his memory to St. Monica’s Church, 2422 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145.

A live stream of Ed's services will begin at 10:20 A.M. - please go to https://www.facebook.com/MontiRagoFuneralHome/?ref=bookmarks to access the live steam feed.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Edward Thomas Starr, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Edward Thomas Starr

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, June 25th, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:30am
    When
    Thursday, June 25th, 2020 9:00am - 10:30am
    Location
    St. Monica Church
    Address
    17th and Ritner Sts.
    Philadelphia, PA 19145
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Funeral Mass

    Thursday, June 25th, 2020 | 10:30am
    When
    Thursday, June 25th, 2020 10:30am
    Location
    St. Monica Church
    Address
    17th and Ritner Sts.
    Philadelphia, PA 19145
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Thursday, June 25th, 2020 |
    When
    Thursday, June 25th, 2020
    Location
    Holy Cross Cemetery PA
    Address
    626 Baily Road
    YEADON, PA 19050
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Edward Thomas Starr here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Edward Thomas Starr by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
MB

Molly, David, and Boys!

Posted at 04:23pm
As your father has given life to you and your family, these trees planted in his memory will continue to give life to the environment for generations

3 trees were planted in the memory of Edward Thomas Starr

Plant a tree
E

edmary2511@gmail.com

Posted at 07:27pm
Eddie, my love, I miss you . We all talk about you and reminisce about you whenever we are together. We always wind up laughing because you said and did some crazy things. That’s how we will remember you and that’s a good thing. Watch over us, Ed.
ND

Nicole DiTroia

Posted at 10:08pm
Couldn’t get you off my mind today Poppy. 2 months too long without you. Summers at the shore are so different now. I miss you being the first one I see on the porch in your chair on my way back from the beach. You are so missed and so loved. Keep watching over us, I love you forever ❤️
DF

David Forcinito

Posted at 08:44pm
Poppy, you were always able to put a smile on my face either through a funny story or a quick one liner. All of your grandchildren loved you, and I could not have asked for a better grandfather. Rest in peace Pop. You will be missed.
GB

Gerri Basak

Posted at 04:47pm
Dad, hard to believe it’s been 2 weeks since you passed. My heart hurts. You had a wonderful smile that could brighten anyone’s day. Your sense of humor and famous one liners always had us laughing. These are the memories I chose to remember. You will forever have a place in my heart...until we meet again. ❤️Always and forever.
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: