Earl T. Cruise, 86, of Endicott, NY passed away unexpectedly on May 14, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis, of 63 years, his children; Thomas Cruise, Lisa Vinson, Guy (Genia) Cruise & Joanne (Harry) Werner, siblings; George (Jean) Cruise, Jane Brown, 11 grandchildren; Thomas, Mathew Cruise, Erica, Megan Vinson, Jacob, Emily, Hannah Werner, Megan (Brian) Oven, Dan Werner, Joseph (Rafaella), and Olivia Cruise, as well as 3 great-grandchildren; Halle and James Cruise and Charlotte Oven and many nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by 3 siblings and a son-in-law. He was a Korean War veteran and a lifetime member of the Van Etten, NY VFW. Earl was a very talented carpenter, loved his flowers and was very meticulous about his lawn when they lived on Birdsall Street.
Calling hours will be at Coleman and Daniels Funeral Home, 300 East Main Street, Endicott, NY on Friday, May 20th from 2-3pm with a service to follow.