Edward Hurayt, of Masury, Ohio, peacefully passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2022, following a brief illness. He was 90.
Edward was born August 4, 1932, in Sharon, Pennsylvania, a son to John & Anna (Bruzik) Hurayt.
A proud veteran of the U.S. Army, Ed dedicated over 40 years as a pipe cutter at Sawhill Tubular before retiring.
He married the love of his life, the former Vivian M. Coxson, on July 24, 1954, and shortly thereafter started a family. They held hands for the next 64 years until her passing in 2019.
Mr. Ed may be best remembered as a lifeguard & swim instructor at the Buhl Club. In addition, he was a member of the Shenango Valley Underwater Rescue Team. In his spare time, he enjoyed recycling before it became poplar, gardening, and canning hot peppers. He also liked eating raw onion sammiches.
Survivors include: his children, Dale Hurayt (Sheree), of Deerfield Beach, Florida, Cheryl Yourchisin (Joe), of Brookfield, Gary Hurayt, of Pompano Beach, Florida, and Todd Hurayt (Mary), of Masury; his grandchildren, Courtney and Alex Yourchisin; his step-grandchildren, Ashley Buchanan and David Rhodes; his brother, Gerald Hurayt (Fran), of Austintown, Ohio; and his several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian, on July 16, 2019; an infant daughter, Tami Sue Hurayt; and by his siblings, Ann Usko, John, Daniel, & Andrew Hurayt.
In accordance to his wishes, no calling hours or services will be held.
Memorial contributions can be made payable to the Buhl Club, for swimming lessons, 28 Pine Street, Sharon, Pennsylvania 16146.
Expressions of sympathy may be left for his family at: www.bricelandfuneralservice.com
Coordination of this tribute for Mr. Hurayt was presented by Daniel Briceland, Owner & Director of Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, 379 State Route 7, SE, Brookfield, Ohio 44403. (330-509-3135)