Edward J. Swiatlowski, 86, of Camillus, passed away Wednesday at Iroquois Nursing Home. Born in Oswego, he was a graduate of Syracuse University with a master’s degree in education. Ed was a chemistry teacher at Corcoran High School for 37 years, retiring in 1995, and was Science Chair for the science department. He was a communicant of St. Joseph’s Church and active in the Knights of Columbus.
An avid ham radio operator (call signs: WA2URK), Ed was a member of the Radio Amateurs of Greater Syracuse. He was a member of the Camillus Elks, was active in community service, and enjoyed golf and bowling.
Ed was predeceased by his wife, Nancy, son, David, and daughter-in-law, Lisa.
Surviving are his son, Douglas of Liverpool; daughter-in-law, Christine Swiatlowski of Manlius; grandchildren, Ethan of Liverpool and Sarah of Manlius; cousin, Barbara Marcin of Herkimer; and extended family friends Sue, Jim and Joe Guszcza.
Relatives and friends may call Thursday, August 5 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, August 6 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Joseph’s Church, 5600 W. Genesee St., Camillus. Ed will be laid to rest in St. Mary’s Cemetery, DeWitt.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to www.hdsa.org Huntington’s Disease Society of America, 505 Eighth Ave, Ste. 902, New York, NY 10018.