Edward A. Myles Jr., 92, of Westport, passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Charlton Memorial Hospital,in Fall River. He was the husband of the late Kathlyn "Chickie" (Cunneen) Myles.
Edward was born in Fall River, the son of the late Edward A. Myles Sr. and Annie (Hanson) Myles. He was a graduate of BMC Durfee High School class, of 1942. Edward then served his country during WWII with the United States Air Force. Mr. Myles began working for the City of Fall River in the Board of Health Department. Edward then worked for the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance for thirty-six years, retiring as a manager in 1987. Mr. Myles was a communicant of Saint John the Baptist Church. Ed was an avid New England Sports fan. He enjoyed golfing, bowling, and spending time with his family and friends especially his dog Gemie.
Survivors are two daughters: Kathlyn A Myles of Fall River and Mary A. Myles of Fall River; a son: Edward J. Myles D.O. and his wife Barbara of Festus, MO: two grandchildren: Lindsey M. Myles of Fall River and Gregory E. Myles of Festus, MO; along with several nieces and nephews.
All Services for Mr. Myles were privately held.
All arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Hathaway Home for Funerals, 1813 Robeson Street, Fall River.
Memorial donations in his memory can be made to the Faxon Animal Rescue League, 474 Durfee Street, Fall River, MA 02720.