1926 — 2021
Edmund Dery of Tega Cay, SC passed peacefully in his home from natural causes on July 30, 2021 at the age of 94. Edmund (Ed) was born on November 7, 1926, as the son of Aldege and Leonie Robichaud Dery in New Britain, CT. He attended St. Mary's School, New Hartford, CT, and graduated in 1944 from Gilbert High School, Winsted, CT. He joined the Army Air Force in 1945, and at the end of WWII, he re-enlisted to spend a year in Germany in the occupation force as an airplane mechanic and a youth athletic instructor. He received an Associates Degree in Marketing at Hillyer Junior College, Hartford, CT, and later received a BS degree at the University of Hartford, CT. He worked for the...