Edward F.Koehler Sr.
Edward Koehler Sr., a lifelong area resident, died June 5. He was 80.
Koehler, a retired Nassau County Police Department Lieutenant, was born in East Rockaway. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Koehler is survived by his wife Margaret Ann (nee Loria); son, Edward F. Jr., police officer with 101 Precinct; daughter, Debra (Michael) Valenti; grandchildren, Zachery, Lexi and Emily Valenti; and cousin William Koehler.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to The Meserole Funeral Home. A funeral mass was celebrated at St. Joachim Roman Catholic Church, with Reverend Monsignor Paul Rahilly as celebrant. Interment was at Holy Rood Cemetery in Westbury, New York.