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Edward Manning Margeson III

1952 - 2021


Olean- Edward Manning Margeson, III, formerly of Olean, passed away March 30, 2021 at the Cuba Skilled Nursing Facility, where he had been residing.

Born August 9, 1952 in Fort Worth, TX., he was the son of the late, Edward and Mildred Riggins Margeson, Jr.  He married Toshiko Mori, who survives.

Ed was an industrial engineer with the former Acme Electric Co.  He enjoyed playing strategic war games on his computer, and collecting comic books and coins.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Scott (Rebecca) Margeson of Boston, MA; one granddaughter, Penelope Margeson; one brother, Donald Margeson; two step-children, JoAnn (Scott) Pierce of Portville and Norman (Anita) Pitts of Florida; and his step-grandchildren, Kym Miller, Lindsey Newburg, Mikel Pierce, Jennifer Olson, Chelsey Pierce, Eric Pitts, James Pitts, and Tiffany Pitts.

Private funeral services will be held on Friday (April 9, 2021) at the Guenther Funeral Home, Inc., 1303 E. State Street. Burial will follow in Mt. View Cemetery.

Memorials if desired may be made to the Cattaraugus County SPCA, 2944 Rte 16N Olean.

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Steve & Ann Ide

April 10, 2021 3:52 AM

Our sincere condolences to the family.  Ed was wonderful person. He will truly be missed.

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Scott Margeson

April 9, 2021 4:00 PM

Dad, you were a hilarious, loving man who taught me how to tie a tie, how to have fun in life, and how to be a good dad to my own daughter. You were always there for me, and I will always love you. Thank you, dad, I will miss you.

Sandra L. Grey

April 8, 2021 8:04 PM

My thoughts and prayers to the family!  I had the pleasure of working with Ed at Acme Electric and Tracewell.  He was always willing to help where ever he could.  I learned a lot from Ed and have a lot of special memories that I hold dear.   RIP dear friend!  You will be missed.        

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