Edwin Sears

Obituary of Edwin Sears

Edwin L. Sears, 78, of Scranton, died Wednesday evening at Moses-Taylor Hospital in Scranton.

Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Edwin Sr. and Josephine Frieloch Sears.

He was educated in Philadelphia Schools and was employed as a Production Manager at Bunning Furniture Company.

He was a kind and loving father, grandfather, brother and friend who will be dearly missed. He was a fighter who loved trains and old movies but especially loved when his family was all together. Edwin served his country in the U.S. Navy where he was an avid boxer.

Surviving are three sons, Edwin Michael Sears and wife Dee, Lakeland, FL, Darren M. Sears, Reynoldsville, PA, Colin Louis Sears, S. Sterling; three daughters, Natalie Bambrick and husband James Pfeifer, Carbondale, Courtney Hartman, Scranton, Hilary Briggs and husband Raymond M., S. Canaan; nine grandchildren, Hannah, Holden, Amber, Samuel, Kirsten, Taylor, Gavin, and Calleigh; a brother Robert Sears, FL, several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Sears.

The funeral will be private at the request of the family. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Louis M. Margotta Funeral Home.