Edward N. Pritchard, Sr.

UTICA — Edward N. Pritchard, Sr., 69, of Rome, died on Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at the Heritage Health Care Center.

He was born on November 1, 1942 and attended Clinton School. He owned and operated Ed’s Whitewalls. Ed loved watching NASCAR, playing video games and gardening.

He is survived by his special friend, Irene Chapple of Rome; two sons, Edward Pritchard, Jr. and Brian Pritchard; daughter, Donna Pritchard; and friend, Lorrie Kingwater. He was predeceased by his brother, Jim Pritchard.

The service will be on Friday at 1:00 in Calvary Cemetery, Utica.

Arrangements are with the Dimbleby, Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral Home, Utica.

For online expression of sympathy go to www.dfwefh.com.