Obituary of Edward F. Lynch, Jr.
Edward F. Lynch Jr.
Feb. 25, 1960 –Aug. 21, 2023
Edward F. Lynch Jr., 63, of Silver Creek, NY passed away unexpectedly on Monday afternoon, August 21,
2023 at his home.
Ed was born in Buffalo, NY on February 25, 1960 the son of the late Edward F. and Geraldine (nee
McCarthy) Lynch. He married the love of his life Mary Ann Sabowski on Nov. 22, 1985 in Buffalo, NY.
He is survived by his beloved wife of thirty-seven years Mary Ann Lynch; three loving children, Matthew
L. Lynch of Silver Creek, NY, Mary Kate (Hayden) Denesha of Columbia, Md., and Edward J. “Jack” Lynch
of Buffalo, NY; two dear sisters, Maryann I. (Blair) Johnson and Margaret VerHagen both of Royse City,
TX; also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Ed graduated from Bishop Turner High School, Class of 1978, where he was an accomplished skater and
played on the hockey team. He continued his education at Bryant & Stratton College in Buffalo earning
an associate degree in Commercial Art. Ed worked for the U.S. Postal Service in Amherst, NY retiring in
2022 with 35 years of service.
He was a diehard Buffalo Sabres and Bills fan, enjoyed listening to Classic Rock and was known for his fun
loving personality, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Friends may call at the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel, 160 Central Ave. Silver Creek, NY on Thursday, August
24, 2023 from 4-7 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, August 25, 2023 at Our
Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, 165 Central Ave. Silver Creek, NY at 1 PM. Please assemble at the church.
Interment will follow in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
In lieu of flower memorial contributions in Ed’s memory may be made to the Silver Creek Emergency
Squad or Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC. Church .
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