Edward John Mason, 75, passed away peacefully amongst family February 25, 2014. He is survived by Bonnie Jean Mason, his wife of 46 years; his children, Michelle Monk (Bernie), Terri Slater (Rob Roberts), Marcia Brayboy (James), Rebecca Patterson, Jack Mason (Darla), and Shari Reed; nineteen grandchildren, and several great grandchildren. Edward was an electrician by trade and member of the IBEW Local Union #325, and enjoyed several hobbies including operating amateur radios CALL K2QIE. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. Ed served as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Civil Air Patrol with his wife, who was also a Lieutenant Colonel. He and Bonnie were also avid rock hounds, later in life Edward and Bonnie enjoyed a life of traveling around the country in an RV. The family would like to say a special thanks to Jeannie. A celebration of Edward’s life will be held at a later date. Edward will be interred in a private family ceremony at Vestal Hills Memorial Park Cemetery. Donations may be made in lieu of flowers or gifts to the Triangle Medical Team 362 NYS RT 206, Whitney Point, NY 13862.