Edwin R. Huddy, III
Edwin R. Huddy, III, 85 of Ewing passed away peacefully surrounded by his family early Monday morning at St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, PA.
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident. Ed was a proud graduate of Trenton High School (1947) and Princeton University (1951). He was an all-star swimmer in High School under coach Al Neuschaefer who was of great influence in his life. Ed served in the Air Force during the Korean War with the activated NJ Air National Guard 141 Bomber Squadron. Ed’s early career began with his father’s roofing and sheet metal business in Trenton. He moved on to work for 30 years at Educational Testing Service (ETS), in which he often claimed was the most wonderful career a man could have, he loved his job. “Pop”, as he was lovingly called by his grandchildren, had a lifelong love affair with his wife of 59 years, his family, LBI, salt water fishing and his garden. Ed had some very close lifelong friends, which he loved dearly like family. Pop will be forever remembered as the best Grandpa ever, always putting family first.
Son of the late Anna Dearden and Edwin R. Huddy, Jr., he is survived by his wife of 59 years, Joanna Pierce Huddy; a daughter and son-in-law, Ruth Jacobs-Maziarz and Brian Maziarz of Pennington; 3 sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Lorraine Huddy of Avon, CT; William and Laura Huddy of Fairfield, CT; and David and Dina Huddy of Wrightstown, PA; 8 grandchildren, Jessica, Justin and Evan Huddy, Pierce Jacobs, Julia, Philip, Olivia and Joshua Huddy; a brother, Albert Huddy of SC; a sister, Anne Goucher of Pennington; nephews, Gary Goucher, Jonathan and Peter Huddy.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 12 noon until 1pm at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 300 S. Main St., Pennington, NJ 08534.
The Requiem Mass will begin at 1PM. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his name may be made to either of his passions, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church or the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
Posted on 06 Oct 2014 by MFH