PIERCE Edwin Died peacefully, surrounded by his family, in hospital on February 17th, 2019, after a short illness. Much loved husband of 65 years to Betty, loving dad to Michael, Richard and James and grandad to Claire and Steven. Funeral service to take place at York Crematorium on Wednesday March 13th, at 12.20pm. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Intensive Care Unit, York hospital.