ALBANY COUNTY, NY – James Eugene Deeghan Jr, 80, died Friday, April 29, 2016 at the Eddy Village Green in Cohoes, NY. Born in Renovo, PA, he was the son of the late James and Margaret Harvey Deeghan.
He was the beloved husband of Patricia M. Deeghan; dear father of James P. Deeghan (Renee) and Kathleen D. Toomey (Joe); cherished grandfather of Bridget, Jimmy, Connor and Joe; brother of Mary Margaret Blake (late Robert) and the late Gerald Deeghan (late Joyce); several nieces, nephews and friends survive.
Relatives and friends visited with Jim’s family Thursday May 5, 2016 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the McVeigh Funeral Home, 208 North Allen Street, Albany, NY.
Funeral Services were held Friday May 6, 2016 at 10:15 am from the McVeigh Funeral Home, Albany, NY thence to the Parish of Mater Christi, Albany at 11:00 a.m. where a funeral mass was celebrated. The Rite of Interment was held at St. Agnes Cemetery immediately following the Mass.
Those wishing to remember Jim in a special way may send contributions to The Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI, Foundation General Fund, 3717 Fettler Park Dr., Dumfries, VA 22025 or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
To leave a message for the family please visit www.McveighFuneralHome.com