Edward G. Fournier Jr Memorial Page
USS Surfbird Crewmember 1944-1946 (Plankowner)
Passed away on 7 January 2015
EDWARD G. FOURNIER JR
KERRVILLE, TEXAS — A funeral Mass for retired Coast Guard Lt. Edward G. Fournier Jr., 88, formerly of Ingram, Texas, who passed away Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, will be celebrated at 2 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 22, at the Notre Dame Catholic Church.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, Jan. 25, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Ingram Oak’s Clubhouse, 400 Live Oak in Ingram.
His ashes will be committed to the
He was the eldest son of the late industrialist and manufacturer,
Edward G. Fournier Sr., and Ruth L. Fournier, a teacher in
Upon retiring from his businesses, he became a licensed ship
captain and served as master for vessels transiting the
He is survived by his wife, the former Lois Prosser of Youngstown; a daughter, Gretchen and her husband, Jim; two brothers, retired Coast Guard Commander John H. Fournier of Aliquippa, Pa., and retired Coast Guard Captain James M. Fournier and his wife, Lucille, of Fountain Valley, Calif.; two nieces; and two nephews. Memorials in the way of donations may be made to Peterson Hospice.