Obituary for Edward "Ed" Stude
Edward T. “Ed” Stude, 81, of York, died on March 5, 2018 at York Hospital. Born on July 9, 1936 in New York City, he was the son of the late Edward J. and Julia Rose (Szabo) Stude. He was the husband of the late Dolores (Difate) Stude and the late Angie Kinter-Stude, and the fiancé of the late Helen Pines.
Ed graduated from Warren Harding High School in Bridgeport, CT and received a degree in Industrial Management from New Haven College.
He held management positions at both Sikorsky Aircraft and Harley-Davidson, from where he retired in 2000.
Ed served in the CT Army National Guard for 10 years. He belonged to the Shiloh American Legion Post 791 and the Moose Lodge. His favorite pastimes were snow skiing in Vermont, bowling and his favorite, golf, achieving 2 holes in one. He also visited all 50 states and skied in Switzerland. Ed enjoyed challenging the status quo at Country Meadows and he also participated in the education and travel committees. Before having to retire, he also enjoyed gourmet cooking, especially grilling.
He is survived by a sister, Carol Jossick of Delray Beach, FL, stepson, David Ali and wife, Lisa of Monkton, MD, grandchildren, Kim and Ryan Ali, stepson, Dan Dacey of Exton, PA, grandchildren, Rachel and Patrick Dacey, step daughter, Gina and her husband, Jim Lumia of Rocky Hill, CT, grandson, Brian Schaller and four nieces. Would you believe that you can find love four times? Ed found it this last time at Country Meadows with a very beautiful person Carol Levinbrook; she was his love, his companion and his best friend.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 East Market Street, York. A visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 am on Thursday April 5, 2018 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 924N Colonial Ave., York, PA 17403.
Arrangements by the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 East Market Street, York, PA 17403.