Powney, Edward John Sr. Edward J. Powney Sr. 78, of Phoenix AZ. Died peacefully at home on Oct. 11, 2016 with his family. Born to George & Rose Powney in NYC, New York. He leaves behind his wife of 36 years, Missy, sister Gloria Normann in Florida and 4 children; Ed Jr. David, Janet and Grace. He also leaves behind 8 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Ed spent 4 years in the USAF and 10 years as a Dumont N.J. Police officer. He worked for McDonalds Restaurants in California and Phoenix, AZ. When he retired he was a supervisor for AM/PM convenience stores. No services will be held. Any donations please send to Wounded Warrior Project. Arrangements entrusted to Shadow Mountain Mortuary.