James Kiernan O’Sullivan, 72, of High Falls
James Kiernan O’Sullivan, 72, of High Falls, died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie.
He was born in Brooklyn on Oct. 8, 1944, to the late John J. and Rita T. Fitzgerald O’Sullivan, and relocated with his family to Rosendale in 1954. He graduated from Our Lady of Lourdes High School in 1962. Jim was employed by IBM for over 30 years, retiring as a systems analyst.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his siblings, Nora J. Wolff and John F. and Rita M. O’Sullivan.
He is survived by his daughter, Kelley A. O’Sullivan-McColgan of High Falls; and son Sean O’Sullivan and wife Illeana of Creedmoor, N.C. Also surviving are grandchildren James K., Kevin F., Finn O., and Kiernan A. McColgan, as well as Devon and Collin O’Sullivan.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at St. Peter’s Church, Rosendale. The Rev. Edmund Burke will officiate. Interment will follow at Benton Bar Cemetery, Kyserike. Visitation for family and friends will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at George J. Moylan Funeral Home Inc., 2053 Route 32, Rosendale. (www.GJMoylanFuneralHome.com)