article_461e3a79-c3a3-5578-a42f-78ed227267edEdward J. Daly of Falls Township died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at his home. He was 59.

Born in Upper Darby, Pa., he had been a Yardley resident for the past 25 years.

Mr. Daly was an insurance broker with Kistler Tiffany Benefits in King of Prussia, Pa.

He was graduated from Temple University, and proudly served in the U.S. Air Force and the Air National Guard from 1972 to 1982.

Ed was a passionate sports fan, especially for football and playing golf. He enjoyed coaching Pop Warner football and, later, his children’s sports teams. Ed could often be seen out to breakfast with his kids or on a trip with his wife. He was a longtime member of the Yardley Country Club, the American Legion, the Pros from Dover, and St. John the Evangelist Parish.

He is survived by his wife, Peg Mautz Daly; two children, Sean G. Daly and Bridget K. Daly. He also is survived by a large and loving extended family including, Veronica Daly, Jeep Muchorski, Pat Daly and their families; his father-in-law, Joseph Mautz, and the Mautz family.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday, at St. John the Evangelist Church, 752 Big Oak Road in Lower Makefield. Private interment will be held in Washington Crossing National Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, at FitzGerald-Sommer Funeral, 17 S. Delaware Avenue (River Road), Yardley.

In lieu of flowers, memorials contributions may be made to Cooper Neurological Institute, c/o The Cooper Foundation, 200 Federal Street, Suite 146, Camden, NJ 08103.