James Donald Kilgour Jr., 86, of Red Hook
James Donald Kilgour Jr., age 86, of Red Hook, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016.
James was born June 18, 1930, in Kittanning, Pa. He was the son of the late James Donald Kilgour Sr. and the late Barbara (Schlegel) Kilgour. He married Shirley A. Doyle in 1953.
He served in the Air Force during the Korean War from 1951 to 1955. He was awarded metals for Nation Defense Service and Good Conduct. He was later employed by IBM in Kingston, N.Y., as a Production Manager.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley A. Kilgour; his children: Daren Kilgour (Susan), Dana Kilgour (Teresa McGuirk), Shari Kilgour Juranic (Brian), and James D. Kilgour III; his grandchildren, Christy Juranic, Elyse Haile, Marisa Reyes (Francisco), Daren Kilgour (Holly), and Jessalyn Kilgour; and by his greatgrandchildren, Magdalene Haile, Marina, Marisol, Alex, and Tony Reyes. James is also survived by his brother, Glenn B. Kilgour. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Robert A. Kilgour.
Calling hours will be Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Burnett & White Funeral Homes, 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, N.Y.
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, at Burnett & White Funeral Homes, 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, N.Y. with Reverend Eric Titus officiating. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, James’ family asks to please donate to a veterans’ charity of your choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes, 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, N.Y.
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