C. Edwin Close

C. Edwin Close

1931 - 2018

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Obituary of C. Edwin Close

C. Edwin "Ed" Close, 86, of Syracuse, passed away on Tuesday at Iroquois Nursing Home after a long illness. Born in Syracuse, he was a graduate of Manlius Military Academy, attended Gettysburg College, graduated from Colgate University in 1953 and Syracuse University School of Law. Ed was a US Air Force veteran. He practiced law with his father, Charles B. Close and later independently for over 40 years. Ed was a rotarian with Syracuse Rotary for over 40 years and was an avid tennis player and hunter. He enjoyed annual fishing trips to Canada and deep sea fishing. 

Survivors: his wife, Joan (Guth) Close; daughters, Karen Bonaccio of DeWitt and Julie Nilsen (David Sequino) of Leesburg, VA; grandchildren, Matthew and Thomas Bonaccio, Alaina Nilsen.

Services: 1:00 pm Friday at Tindall Funeral Home. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, DeWitt. A calling hour will be 12:00 to 1:00 pm Friday at the funeral home 1921 W. Genesee St, Syracuse.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to a charity of your choice.

Please visit www.TindallFH.com for guestbook and information.

Friday
16
March
Calling Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Friday, March 16, 2018
Tindall Funeral Home
1921 W. Genesee Street
Syracuse, New York, United States
Friday
16
March
Service
1:00 pm
Friday, March 16, 2018
Tindall Funeral Home
1921 W. Genesee Street
Syracuse, New York, United States
Friday
16
March
Burial
Friday, March 16, 2018
St. Mary's Cemetery
4100 E. Genesee St.
DeWitt, New York, United States