Ed Uhlig

May 19, 2017

Edward James Uhlig, 71 of "The Valley" passed away Friday May 19 at Upstate University Hospital.

Ed retired as a Sergeant with the Syracuse Police Department after 30 years of service. He also served in the Marine Corps from 1968-1972. Ed was a communicant of St. James Church, member of the Syracuse PBA, Syracuse Police Retirees and was Post Commander of American Legion Valley Post 1468.

Surviving are his wife Cynthia Gates Uhlig, a son Jason (Katie ) Uhlig, a brother John Uhlig of Ft.Lauderdale,FL, a sister Patty Litz of Greenfield,PA and his granddaughter Grace Uhlig.

Services will be held at 10:00 Am Tuesday at Ballweg & Lunsford Funeral Home,Syracuse. Calling hours will be from 4-7 PM Monday at the funeral home 4612 South Salina St. Syracuse, NY 13205.

Contributions in Ed's memory may be made to Hospice of CNY 990 Seventh North St. Liverpool, NY 13088.

This is an extreme crop of a photo of Ed takien at a CID picnic in the 70's, before he made Sergeant.

Tim Ewin took these shots outside the funeral home.

Photos Courtesy Of Bob Haumann


More pix from Bob Hauman of folks who stopped by to pay their respoects.