Obituary of Edward R. Tarczali, Sr.
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Edward R. Tarczali, Sr., age 90, of Fairfield, loving husband of Gail Marie Power Tarczali, entered into eternal life on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Born in Bridgeport to the late Andrew and Rose Anderson Tarczali, Edward attended UConn from 1949-1951 before leaving to join the United States Air Force. After proudly serving his country, Edward attended and graduated from the University of Bridgeport with a BS and furthered his education by receiving his Masters Degree from Cornell University. Edward worked for Nash Engineering where he retired as Senior Vice President, and he was the founding President of the New England Chapter of ASPA (American Society of Personnel Administrators). Edward had also served as Little League President.
Edward was selflessly dedicated, proud, and generous without limits to his family and friends. He was a true mentor and believed that an education is the door to anything you wish to make possible.
In addition to his devoted wife of 67 years, Gail, Edward's memory will be lovingly remembered by his sister-in-law, Mary Lou; his seven children and their spouses, Thomas (Debra), Peter (Diana), Timothy (Jenny), Catherine (Bill), Jeffrey (Darin), Ted (Shawn), and Jane (David); grandchildren, Rachel (Andy), Thomas (Stephanie), Jennifer (David), Max, Danielle, TJ, Tim, Teaghan, Rory (Haley), Kyle (Lauren), Gabriele, Elise (Tyler), Olivia (Nicholas), William, Cassidy, Mackenzie, Skyler, Teddie, Adam, Nia, Taylor, and Abigail; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, A. Robert Tarczali and daughter, Randi Tarczali.
All services for Edward will be held privately.
Memorial contributions may be directed to: Operation Hope (www.OperationHopeCT.org)