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Edward F. Faulkner
PAWTUCKET- Edward F. Faulkner of Pawtucket and formerly of Cumberland died on February 17, 2014. He was the husband of the late Rita (Bessette) Faulkner.
Mr. Faulkner was born in Pawtucket, the son of the late John and Anne (Dwyer) Faulkner.
He was a U. S. Army veteran of the Korean War, where he earned the Bronze Star. Mr. Faulkner worked as a mason/bricklayer for the Carlson Co., Gilbane Building Co., and J.L. Marshall & Sons for many years. He was a member of the Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen, Local 1.
Mr. Faulkner is survived by his daughters, Kathy Gordon of Reading, MA; Leslie Polubinski and her husband, Richard, of Pawtucket, and Lisa Faulkner of Chepachet. He also leaves his grandchildren, Matthew Gordon, Marc Gordon, and Lindsey Polubinski, as well as one niece and several nephews. Mr. Faulkner was the brother of the late Raymond Faulkner, Dorothy Stifanik, George Faulkner and Ruth Catterall.
The funeral for Mr. Faulkner will be held Friday, February 21, at 9:00 a.m. from the MANNING-HEFFERN FUNERAL HOME, 68 Broadway, Pawtucket. There will be a Mass of Christian Burial in Blessed Pope John Paul II, formerly the Church of St. Leo the Great, 697 Central Ave., Pawtucket, at 10:00 a.m. His calling hours will be Thursday from 4-7 pm in the funeral home. Burial with full Military Honors will be in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence. For online condolences, please visit www.manningheffern.com