Edward J. Ehrmann, 73, of Garden Court, died Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, at the Kingston City Hospital. Born June 27, 1937, in Richfield Springs, he was the son of the late Raymond and Marguerite Hays Ehrmann.
A graduate of SUNY Oneonta he received his master’s degree in education. He was employed at the Saugerties High School as a social studies teacher for 33 years retiring in 1992. He was a very good teacher and well respected. Jimmy Fallon from Saugerties was one of his students. He made a comment that Mr. Ehrmann was his favorite teacher. They remained in contact after Jimmy graduated from high school.
He was a member of the New York State and Saugerties Teachers Association, the Saugerties Knights of Columbus Council No. 4536 and was a former golfer and softball player.
Survivors include his wife, the former Meredith Butts; one daughter, Megan Sissman and her husband, Daniel of Albany; daughter-in-law, Kathleen Ehrmann; grandson, Gregory Martin; one sister, Jeanne Palmer of Rome; and one brother, George Ehrmann of Richfield Springs.
He was predeceased by a son, Thomas H. Ehrmann.
Family suggests donations in his name be made to a Scholarship Fund in his name at Saugerties High School, Call Box A, Saugerties, NY 12477.
Friends may light a candle or send an online condolence to www.seamonwilseyfuneralhome.com.
Published on  January 6, 2011