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Edward S. Boulos Jr., 92: Prolific businessman, enjoyed traveling
CAPE ELIZABETH — Edward S. “Ed” Boulos, Jr., 92, died Jan. 3.
Born in Portland, he attended local schools, and graduated from Colby College.
During World War II he served as a dive bomber pilot in the U.S. Marine Corps.
A robust career in business, he was the former president of the E.S. Boulos Company, Coastal Industries, Riverside Realty, Exit 3 Realty, E/I Corporation, and the EFCC Power Group.
He was active in numerous civic and business organizations, serving on the board of directors for Mercy Hospital, South Portland Bank and Trust, Depositor’s Trust, Key Bank, Nuclear Waste Authority, and the Greater Portland Development Commission.
He enjoyed traveling, and was a lifetime member of the Portland Country Club and the Cumberland Club.
He was predeceased of his wife of 50 years, E. Margaret (Harvey) Boulos, and two brothers, Joseph Boulos and James Boulos.
Surviving are six children, Edward S. Boulos, III and wife Patricia of Hartford, Conn., Joseph Boulos and wife Sheri of Falmouth, Margaret Boulos and husband Peter Howe of Cape Elizabeth, Catherine Boulos of Palo Alto, Calif., Dorothy Ricker and husband Charles of Verona, Wis., and Gregory Boulos of Cape Elizabeth; 10 grandchildren; and three siblings, Margaret Cullinan of South Portland, Elizabeth Wilson of Michigan, and Dorothy Boulos of Cape Elizabeth.
Family and friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, Jan. 7 from 5-7 p.m. at Conroy-Tully Crawford Funeral Home, 172 State St., Portland.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8, at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church, 8 Two Lights Road, Cape Elizabeth.
Memorial donations may be made to The Salvation Army, 207 Cumberland Ave., Portland, ME 04101.