Edward "Ed" Quirk Jr., former CEO and president of Edward S. Quirk Co. Inc., which does business as Quirk Tire Co., died on Jan. 5, 2017, at his home in Lexington, Mass. He was 87.
Ed was a Lt. JG U.S. Navy Veteran and a 1951 alumnus of Boston College, where he was a member of the varsity baseball team.
He is survived by his beloved wife Jane of 63 years; a daughter, five sons and their spouses; 17 grandchildren; one great-grandchild and many friends in the tire business.
The funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 9 at St. Joseph Church in Belmont, Mass Visitation is from 3 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 8, at Stanton Funeral Home, 786 Mt Auburn St.,Watertown, Mass.
Interment will be at the Calvary Cemetery in Waltham, Mass.