Obituary of Edward J. Hurley
Born in Albany, he was the son of the late Thomas J. and Frances Bergh Hurley, Sr. Ed graduated from Cardinal McCloskey High School in 1970 and earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Siena College in 1974.
Following years in the bookkeeping and office management fields, he pursued a career of caregiving. He received his Licensed Practical Nursing license in 1994. In 1997, he graduated with honors in Chemical Dependency Counseling from Hudson Valley Community College. After years of serving those in need at the Chemical Dependency Crisis Center in Albany, Ed became a valued member of the support team to the New York State Boards of Nursing and Respiratory Therapy, retiring in 2014.
Ed loved his time sailing on Saratoga Lake, and was an avid downhill skier for many years. His many travels with Ro found them exploring not only the United States, but also Mexico, England, Scotland, Ireland and Italy and enjoying river cruises to countries bordering the Rhine and Danube Rivers.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Capital City Rescue Mission in Albany.
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