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Edward P. Gartland

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“As a Granite State Ambassador, I've had the privilege to volunteer with Ed several times and found him to be a very interesting person, just bursting...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: NORMA ANGWIN - CONCORD, NH

“Ed was a dear friend, mentor, and colleague for many years until he retired back to LFOD. He shared my interests in the peoples, cultures and...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Kirby Vining - Washington, DC

“To the Gartland Family:On behalf of a grateful nation, and the VFW Auxiliary/Post #4485 in Somersworth, NH, we wish to express sincere appreciation...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

“As a NH Granite State Ambassador I enjoyed working with Ed and Hanni on several occasions. Ed always had interesting stories to share. Will miss him...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Mary-Helen McGrath - Londonderry, NH

“Mr.Gartland,Thank you for your service RDM Windham NH ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

Edward was born on December 20, 1939 and passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2019.

Edward was a resident of New Hampshire at the time of passing.

Educated by nuns and brothers in all catholic schools, he graduated with honors from Chaminade High School.

He was a pilot, flight instructor and the flight examiner for Panama during the time he lived there, as well as a member of the Royal Thai Air Force during the years he spent living in Thailand.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation online at www.mcsf.org, the Humane Society for Greater Nashua, 24 Ferry Road, Nashua, NH 03064 or Animal Rescue League of New Hampshire, 545 Route 101, Bedford, NH 03110.