Edwin J. "Ed" Pomroy
Edwin J. "Ed" Pomroy, 71, formerly of Pine Run Road in Lewis Run, PA, passed away Monday, December 26, 2016 at the Pavilion at BRMC.
Born March 23, 1945, in Ridgway, he was a son of the late Edwin and Ethel (Brezzinski) Pomroy.
He married Karen L. (Brady) Pomroy, who survives.
A graduate of Ridgway High School, he earned his Bachelor of Education Degree from Slippery Rock University and his Master’s Degree from St. Bonaventure University and East Michigan State University.
Ed began his teaching career in Bradford in 1967. He taught Physical Education, Health and Driver Education. He served as the Athletic Director at Bradford Area High School for a time and then as Vice Principal, retiring in 2002.
In addition to his teaching duties, he also coached track, football and wrestling and was active with the Big 30 organization.
An avid outdoors man, he was a member of the Beagle Club, The Mt Jewett Sportsman's Club, enjoyed hunting and working with kids.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Staci Pomroy, of Bradford and Shannon Pomroy, of Hummelstown, two step sons, Peter Mongillo, and Joseph Mongillo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister, Janet Pomroy.
There will be no public visitation and funeral services will be private for family.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to Big 30 All Star Charities Classic or to the charity of the donor's choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc.
Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com