Edward Kucel


Edward Kucel, age 84, formerly of Gloversville, died Monday morning, February 15, 2021, at St. Johnsville Rehab & Nursing Home, where he has resided for over four years.

He was born September 4, 1936, in Gloversville, the son of the late Joseph and Frances Checovets Kucel. He served in the U.S. Army and was later employed by Wood & Hyde Leather, Crescent Leather and retired from Milligan & Higgins. He was of Catholic faith and was a former member of the Gloversville Moose Lodge and Bleecker Fish and Game Club. Ed enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing and gardening.

Survivors include a sister, Jessie Reali of Massachusetts; as well as many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Ed was predeceased by his siblings, Stanley Kucel, John Kucel, William Kucel, Albert Kucel, Lawrence Kucel, Florence Kucel, Mary Dingman, Genevieve Walther, Bernice Miller and Rose Teetz.

It was Ed’s request that no formal services be held.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, Gloversville.

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