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Edward J. "Ed" Tracey
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1929
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 2010
Geneva
Ontario County
New York, USA

Mr. Edward J. Tracey, esteemed Principal of DeSales High School from 1974-1999 and loving husband of Mrs. Beryl Tracey, beloved English Teacher at DeSales High School, passed away on Wednesday, March 3, 2010 in Geneva, New York.

He was a graduate of Iona College, Fordham University and Seton Hall University. Ed had a deep love for teaching and educating young people. He was a Christian Brother for over twenty-five years, being the last founding member of Bergen Catholic High School in Bergen County, N.J. He was Principal of Bishop Kearney High School in Rochester and came to Geneva in 1975 to become Principal of DeSales High School where he served in the position for twenty-four years. While at DeSales, you could see Ed teaching, sweeping the halls and gym floor, turning on the boiler, or shoveling snow and anything else that could save money for the school. After retiring he taught at DeSales until last fall, when he retired. He was a member of Bergen Catholic Hall of Fame and DeSales High School Hall of Fame. He was a member of Our Lady of Peace Parish and he was a member of Geneva Council # 272 Knights of Columbus.

He is survived by his wife, Beryl; his daughter, Colleen (Justin) Morelli of Rochester; his sons, Edward A. Tracey of Rochester and Joseph Tracey of Geneva; Five grandchildren, Anthony, David, Matthew, Braeden and Ronan; brothers, Patrick (Kathleen) Delamere of Mahopac and Frank (Kathleen) Delamere of Charlotte, N.C.; sister, Geraldine (Jerry) Rogers of Fairlawn, N.J.; brothers-in-law, Blaine (Ellen) Schaubroeck, Bruce (Cindy) Schaubroeck and Armand (Linda) Schaubroeck, all of Rochester; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers, Patrick Tracey and Gene Delamere; and sister and brother-in-law, Mary Catherine and Claude Eason. 
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Geneva
Ontario County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 23, 2010
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