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Edward J. Drayer


Edward J. Drayer, 91, of Middletown Pa., died on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.

He was born in Middletown on July 7, 1928 to late John and Dorothy (Snavely) Drayer.

Patricia (Goslin) Drayer, his wife of 65 years and his sister Louise and brothers Donald and Dean preceded him in death.

He is survived by several nieces and nephews.

Ed was a Korean War veteran, and served in the Army as an Aircraft Mechanic. He continued his career as an Aircraft Mechanic at the Olmsted Air Force Base, and later at New Cumberland Army Depot. He was a member of the American Legion.

Ed spent much of his life on the river, both as a child and as an adult. He liked gardening and working projects at his home and his river cabin.

Services will be private.