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In Memory of

Edward Joseph DeMars

July 14, 1922 - November 19, 2016

Obituary


Edward J. DeMars Jr., 94, of Thonotosassa Florida, passed away November 19th 2016 peacefully in his home. He was born July 14th 1922 in Springfield Massachusetts to the late Edward J and Bertha DeMars. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 64 years, Arlene M. DeMars, and his son Norman T. DeMars. Edward is survived by his three daughters and three sons: Arlene and Raymond Thorton, Alice and Larry Soden, RoseAnn and Bill Hensley, Edward J and Donna DeMars, William and Alicia DeMars, and Thomas J. DeMars. He is also survived by...

Edward J. DeMars Jr., 94, of Thonotosassa Florida, passed away November 19th 2016 peacefully in his home. He was born July 14th 1922 in Springfield Massachusetts to the late Edward J and Bertha DeMars. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 64 years, Arlene M. DeMars, and his son Norman T. DeMars. Edward is survived by his three daughters and three sons: Arlene and Raymond Thorton, Alice and Larry Soden, RoseAnn and Bill Hensley, Edward J and Donna DeMars, William and Alicia DeMars, and Thomas J. DeMars. He is also survived by his 21 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren. During his life he worked as a butcher for A&P Food as well as other food markets. Edward was a lifetime member Knights of Columbus in Springfield and Deltona Florida. His Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday November 30th at 11am at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Hwy 579 Seffner Florida. The grave side service will be in West Springfield Massachusetts on December 9th 2016 at 11 am at St, Thomas Cemetery.