Olean – Edwin Leo Triesky "Loving Husband, Father, & Grandfather"
Edwin Leo Triesky, of 332 Tompkins Street, passed away on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at his home following a lengthy illness.
Edwin was born on July 21, 1936 in Olean and was a son of Edwin John and Rose Balkeny Trieskey. On February 20, 1960, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Allegany, he married his wife of 60 years, Mary Lou Schultz, who survives.
Edwin was a 1954 graduate of Olean High School. He served in the US Marine Corps from August 3, 1954 to August 2, 1957. Leo began working at the Olean Police Department in 1959, where he retired from after 36 years as a sergeant in 1994.
Edwin enjoyed hunting, woodworking, NASCAR and spending time at his camp. He was a Buffalo Bills and Sabres fan.
Along with his loving wife, Edwin is survived by; 3 children, Lorrie A. (Daniel) Dombek of Olean, Michael E. (Marie) Triesky of Hustontown, PA, and Tina J. (Robert) Flagg of Allegany; 3 grandchildren, Stevin (Jennifer) Dombek, David (Priscilla) Dombek, and Shawn (Emily) Croissette; 3 great grandchildren, Brooke Dombek, Jameson & Wyatt Croissette; 1 brother, Anthony "Tony" (Mary Ann) Trieskey of Olean; and 1 sister, Rosemary Ludden of Olean.
Friends will be received at the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home, Inc.,646 East State Street, Olean on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm, at which time a Memorial Service will be held. The Rev. Dr. Derek J. Cheek, Pastor of the Immanuel Lutheran Church and St. John's Lutheran Church, will officiate. Online condolences may be made at www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralHome.com
In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to the Immanuel Lutheran Church, 4th & Laurens Street, Olean, New York 14760.
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