Edmund Sylvester Houlihan
- Born: 7 Nov 1934, Merasheen Island, Placentia Bay, Newfoundland
- Marriage (1): Joan Carey
- Died: 15 Nov 2015, Witless Bay, Newfoundland at age 81
- Buried: Holy Cross R.C. Cemetery, Witless Bay, Newfoundland
Born: November 7th, 1934
Passed on: November 15th, 2015
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Edmund Sylvester Houlihan of Witless Bay (formerly of Merasheen Island, Placentia Bay) at the Palliative Care Unit, LAMC, aged 81 years. Predeceased by his wife Joan (nee Carey), parents Thomas and Cicily Houlihan, brothers-in-law Jack Carey and Lambert Connors, and sister-in-law Theresa Houlihan. Left with fond and loving memories, seven children: Sean (Maxine), Colleen (Neil), Keith (Daphne), Kelly, Edwina (Lindsay), Don, Dean (Rosemary). Twelve grandchildren: Renee (Grant), Sarah (Michael), Matthew (Deanne), Mark (Courtney), Megan (Robin), Emily, Molly, Maggie, Scout, Kathleen, Brendan, Ronan and six great-grandchildren: Rory, Regan, Riley, Liam, Anna, and Patrick. Brothers James (Kay), Gerald, Bill (Betty) and sisters Mary Connors, Kathleen Pitcher (Angus), and Monica Houlihan. Sisters-in-law Marie Halleran and Margie Power, special care giver Holly Fleet. Special friends, David Carey, Gerard Murphy and Paul Carter, along with many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls on Tuesday, November 17th and Wednesday, November 18th from 2-9 pm. Mass of Christian Burial to take place from St. Patrick's R.C. Church, Witless Bay on Thursday, November 19th at 10 am. Interment to follow at Holy Cross R.C. Cemetery, Witless Bay. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to St. Patrick's R.C. Church restoration fund.
Edmund married Joan Carey.