Edward C. Carty, 83

March 31, 2018

Edward C. Carty, 83, formerly of East Petersburg, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Luther Acres. Born in Boston, MA he was the son of the late John and Nora (Faherty) Carty. He was the loving husband of Ruth (Denton) Carty with whom he shared over 62 years of marriage.
He worked at the former Continental Can Co. in various departments for many years. He also worked in HR at Conestoga Wood Specialties.
Edward proudly served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict.
He was an active member at St. John Neumann Catholic Church where he served as a Eucharistic minister, served on Parish council as a past president and was involved in various other groups. He also was a part of the St. Anne Neumann Senior group and volunteered at the Lancaster Regional Hospital. Ed was an avid golfer and longtime starter at “Evergreen Country Club,” but most of all loved spending time with his family, especially traveling to the shore at Ocean City, MD.
The family would like to thank the staff at Luther Acres and Masonic Village Hospice for the exceptional care that was given to Edward during his illness.
In addition to his wife Ruth, he is survived by a son, Thomas Carty, husband of Debbie of Kensington, MD; three daughters, Terry Hohn, wife of Robert of Landisville, Mary Ryan, wife of Mark of Lancaster and Patricia Irwin of Brickerville. Also surviving are seven grandchildren, Jeremy Hohn, husband of Whitney, Jamie & Jonathan Hohn, Shawn Irwin, companion of Tori Shavalier, Kevin Carty, Megan & Maura Ryan; three great-grandchildren, Camden & Nolan Hohn, Nora Irwin; and a sister, Mary LeBlanc, wife of Joseph of Randolph, MA. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jack & Donald Carty.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11AM on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 601 E. Delp Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601. Interment will follow in Conestoga Memorial Park, Lancaster. Family and friends will be received from 10-11AM at the church on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Ed’s memory may be made to Masonic Village Hospice, 1 Masonic Dr, Elizabethtown, PA 17022, Luther Acres Caring Fund, 600 E. Main St, Lititz, PA 17543 or the St. John Neumann Building Fund at the above address.

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April 24, 2018

Ruth, Tom, Terry, Mary and Patty,
I was so sorry to read about the passing of Ed.  My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Dianne Vogel

April 17, 2018

I am so very saddened to hear that Ed has passed, my deepest sympathies to you and your extended family.  I also enjoyed our conversations and him teasing me over the years.  My favorite memories are you both sharing pics of the great grandshildren, the love in both your eyes made my heart smile.  
Diane  Bournels (Radiology/Admin Dept) 

April 14, 2018

To Ruth and Family,
So sorry to learn of Ed’s passing. Thoughts and prayers to all of you.
Geri Monatesti

April 05, 2018

To Ruth and family,
Please accept my deepest condolences.
Bernadette D’Angelo

April 04, 2018

So sorry for your loss. We had many good times together. Will keep you and your family in our prayers. Love, Bill and Judy Witmer

April 04, 2018

Love and sympathy to the entire Carty family. 
– Anne Schmidt Koenig

April 04, 2018

We are so sorry to hear of Ed’s passing. He was a great guy.
Our prayers, and thoughts are with you and your family.
Jeannie and Bruce Hubbs

April 04, 2018

My condolences to Ed’s family I remember him as a good person when I worked at CCC.
Rest in peace.
Bob Abel

April 03, 2018

We are so sorry to hear this, our thoughts and prayers are with the whole family at this time. 
Eric and Sandy Pennell

April 03, 2018

I am so sorry for your loss. You are all in my prayers.
Sherry Miller

April 03, 2018

We are truly sorry to hear of Edwards’s passing, he was always full of life and we enjoyed all the times we were with him.  He will be missed by many.  Love you all,  Beth, Carl, Lauren & Heather King

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Lancaster, PA
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