Edward Darken, 61, died peacefully at his Chapel Hill home on March 20, 2016 after a brief battle with cancer.
He is survived by his wife, Jackie and two sons, Jamie of Bethesda, MD and Michael of Chapel Hill. He is also survived by his mother, Margaret Darken and five siblings Jo, Mary, Larry, Will and Betsy.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a future date.
Hall-Wynne Funeral Service and Crematory in Durham is assisting the family and condolences may be posted to their website www.hallwynne.com.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 5510 Six Forks Road, Raleigh, NC 27615