Bolivar, NY - Edward R. Redding, 51, of 58 ½ Wellsville Street died unexpectedly on Monday, November 29, 2010 at home. He was born February 7, 1959 in North Hornell, the son of the late Earl and Iola (Hepworth) Redding Sr. Ed was a graduate of Franklinville High School. He collected Indian relics and arrowheads and enjoyed camping. He will sadly missed by his neighbors.
He is survived by four brothers, Robert Haskell of Fillmore, Raymond Van Etten of Kill Buck, Dean Redding of Salamanca and Gordon Redding of North Carolina, five sisters, Beverly Van Etten, Hope (Roger) Bachman and Sandy Cornelius, all of Florida, Sally Williams of Texas and Iola Crawford of Albion, as well as several nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Earl Redding and Stanley Van Etten and five sisters, Anna Marie Brooks, Geraldine Denning, Brenda Denning, Rosemary Dennis and Mary Louise Van Etten.
Friends are invited to call on Monday, December 6, 2010 from 12 noon to 1:00 pm at the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home Inc., 34 W. State Street in Wellsville. A memorial service will follow visitation at 1:00 pm in the funeral home with Pastor William M. Sylor presiding.
Memorial donations are suggested to the Bolivar Ambulance Squad. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.