Harry George Emden, Jr., 80, resident of 209 Marshall Ave. formerly of East Aurora, N.Y. husband of Shirley Sciolino Emden died Tuesday Jan. 17, 2006 at Self Regional Medical Center in Greenwood, SC.
Born in Buffalo, N.Y. he was a son of the late Harry George, Sr. and Estelle Wurtenburg Emden.
He was a United States Coast Guard veteran of World War II. He was retired from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York as Captain of Security.
Survivors are: His wife Shirley Sciolino Emden of the home, 1 daughter Rebecca Emden and her husband Al Damron of Spartanburg, SC, a son Alan Sturm and his wife Kathy of Sioux Falls, S.D., a brother Eugene C. Emden and his wife Marlene of Marilla, Texas, brother-in-law Robert Sciolino and his wife Diane of Savannah, GA and grandchildren, Mandy Sturm, A.J. Sturm, Courtney Wulf, Jessica Smith and special beloved dog, Ginger.
A memorial service will be conducted Thursday Jan. 19, 2006 at 2:00 PM from the Chapel of The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Randy Taylor officiating. The family is at the home 209 Marshall Ave.
Visitation will be Thursday afternoon from 1:00 until 2:00 PM prior to services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Abbeville County Library, Abbeville, SC or to the Abbeville Opera House, Court Square Abbeville, SC 29620.