Edward J. Kane, 70, of Tuscarora, PA died on Sunday, November 19, 2017 in Hamburg, PA. He was the husband of Agnes (nee Hodon) Kane to whom he was married 44 years. Born in Pottsville, PA, Edward was a son of the late Edward L. and Margaret (nee Kolhmeir) Kane. A 1968 graduate of Tamaqua High School, he worked for 25 years for Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company and the Bethlehem Mines. He retired from the Frackville Intermediate School where his was a member of the maintenance staff. Edward was of the Catholic faith. In addition to his wife, Agnes, he is survived by sons, Edward Kane and his fiancée Kimberly of Lansford, PA, Sean Kane of Tuscarora, and Brian Kane and his wife Brianna of Bridgeport, PA; grandsons, Cayden, Cullen, Deagyn, and Kieran; granddaughter, Averi; sister, Elizabeth Holmberg and her husband, John of Tamaqua, PA; brother-in-law, Michael Hodon of Middleport, PA; nephew, Derek Hodon of Middleport; and niece, Sara Karnish of Summit Hill, PA. A brother, David Kane predeceased him. A memorial service will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, November 25 at the Zizelmann-Gulla Funeral Home, 500 East Broad Street, Tamaqua. Interment in St. Bertha Cemetery, Tuscarora will follow. Call 6-8 PM on Friday, November 24 and 10-11 AM on Saturday, November 25 at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.zgfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are being handled by the Zizelmann-Gulla Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Tamaqua.
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