Edmond J. Magda, 73, of Hamden passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at the St. Raphael campus/Yale-New Haven with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband of the late Patricia J. Rolfe Magda. Edmond was born in New Haven on December 16, 1943; son of the late Walter Magda and Josephine Puchalski Magda Hodgkins; was the owner/operator of the Wallingford Sew & Vac for many years; was a member of the Meriden Rod & Gun Club, was an avid fisherman and enjoyed hunting. Father of Edmond J. (Aileen) Magda, Eugene J. and Eve J. Magda. Grandfather of Paul (Jenna) Magda, Thomas and Brian Magda. Brother of Josephine (Louis) Richards and the late Walter Magda. Brother-in-law of Mary Magda. Also survived by aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be conducted in the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue Friday morning at 11:30 with the Rev. Timothy Meehan officiating. Interment will follow in the North Haven Center Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Thursday from 4 to 7 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 50, Memphis, TN 38101-9929.