BY BILL CLEARY
Edward Pirrotta, of Spicer, Minnesota, passed away today, April 3, 2013 after a long battle with cancer.
A former resident of Gloucester City, NJ and South Camden, NJ Ed graduated from Gloucester Catholic High School, Class of 1963. Mr. Pirrotta was a Vietnam War era veteran. Ed, who was a retired teacher, attended college in Minnestoa.
His battle with cancer began in 2008. Following treatment that year at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, he paid a visit to his family living in South Jersey. During that visit several of his classmates met him and his brother Lou at a nearby restaurant for breakfast.
Photo November 2008--from left, Lou, Ed, and GCHS classmates Gus Danks, Bill Gross and Frank Kelly. photo credit, Bill Cleary
Funeral arrangements are pending.