Edward A. Sands

1923 ∼ 2019

Edward A. Sands, 95, of East Falmouth, passed away on November 21, 2019 at the Royal of Cotuit. He was born in Boston on December 8, 1923, the son of the late Hugh Sands, Sr. and Gean (Canning) Sands. He was a graduate of Mission High School and Northeastern University. He proudly served his country with the US Army in WWII. Ed was an avid boater and enjoyed golfing.

He is survived by his nieces and nephews:  Kenneth M. Sands and wife, Diane of Winthrop, Robert J Sands and wife, Donna of Woburn, Margaret M. Sands of Danvers, Arlene Breen and husband Charles of Falmouth, David Sands of Falmouth, Brian Sands and wife Bonnie, Norton, and Cathy Bagley and husband Steven of Foxboro. He was predeceased by his brothers, Hugh Jr. and James, and his sister Mary S. Sands.

Relatives and friends are invited to a Funeral Mass celebration at 10:00 a.m. on December 5th at St. Anthony’s Church, 167 E. Falmouth Hwy (Route 28), E. Falmouth. Burial will follow at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at stjude.org.

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Thursday, December 5, 2019 | 10:00 AM

St. Anthony’s Church - E. Falmouth
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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Massachusetts National Cemetery
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St. Jude Children’s Hospital at stjude.org

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Edward A. Sands

1923 ∼ 2019

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