Edwin A. Brownley, Sr.

February 18, 1918 - June 27, 2002

02/18/1918 - 06/27/2002

Past Services

Friday June 28, 2002
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Saturday June 29, 2002
Forest Lawn Cemetery
8100 Granby Street
Norfolk, VA 23505
757-441-1753 | Directions
Saturday June 29, 2002
10:00 am
Colonial Avenue United Methodist Church
1420 Colonial Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23517
757-627-7884 | Directions


Edwin A. Brownley, Sr.

Mr. Edwin A. Brownley, Sr., 84, passed away at Oakwood Rehabilitation Center on Thursday, June 27, 2002. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland on February 18, 1918. Ed was a veteran of W.W.II, having served on D-day. He was retired from the Sperry-Hutchinson Company and the Commonwealth of Virginia. He faithfully attended Colonial Avenue United Methodist Church. Ed was a lifelong fan of the Maryland Terrapins and the Baltimore Orioles.

He is survived by his son Edwin A. Brownley, Jr., and wife Doreen of West Chester, Pennsylvania; granddaughter Kristen Richter and husband Ken; grandson Edwin A. Brownley, III and wife Janine; three great-grandchildren, Kyle and Meaghan Richter and Matthew Brownley; a niece Stephanie T. Whittington and her husband, Ed; nephew Phillip N. Tarrall; great-nephew, Bailey Whittington; and sister-in-law Brenda Tarrall. He was predeceased by his beloved wife Nell Tarrall Brownley and his parents William W. Brownley and Carrie Langood Brownley. Ed had many, many friends and will be greatly missed.

The family will have visitation at Altmeyer Funeral Home on Friday night from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2002 at 10:00am in Colonial Avenue United Methodist Church, Norfolk, with the Reverend Evelyn Puckett officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Children

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Kazakidis family
8 years ago

Dear Ed, Doreen, and Family,

We are so sorry to hear about your loss and know that your strong family support will lighten the inevitable grief. We hope your dad lived a full and satisfying life. Until we see you, our condolences.

The Kazakidis Family

Audra, Claude & Max Mitchell
8 years ago

Ed was such a wonderful, special person. He was very kind and attentive to our son, Max, when we attended Colonial Avenue United Methodist Church. Both he and Nell are missed.