Edward C. Tucker, 86, of Terryville, husband of Hanna (Martin) Tucker passed away Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at Bristol Hospital.
Edward was born Dec. 9, 1930, in Dover, N.H. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and New Hampshire National Guard. Prior to his retirement he was employed by Eagle Construction of New Hampshire.
Besides his wife he is survived by his son, Steven Tucker; his daughter, Cindy Hunt of New Hampshire; his step-sons, Michael Leger of Bristol, Marty Leger of Terryville, Chris Leger of Terryville; his step-daughter, Barbara Radcliff of Bristol; and 10 grandchildren.
His grandchildren, Kurt and Gretchen, liked to think that PAPA is now watching the Yankees and eating ice cream.
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service.