Video

Eugene F. Cleary

5/31/2019

Eugene F. Cleary of Warwick, NY, passed away on May 31, 2019 at Saucon Valley Manor Nursing Home in Hellertown, PA. He was 73 years old.

 

Born May 5, 1946 in Brooklyn, NY to the late John and Dorothy (nee McCaulay) Cleary, he was one of five children.

 

Gene was a recipient of the Purple Heart while serving his country in the US Army, 9th Infantry as a sharpshooter during the Vietnam conflict.

 

A proud NYC Fireman, he spent his time at Engine 80. 

 

Gene continued to serve his country and his community as a member of the VFW Post 4662, Warwick, NY, where he was a former Commander.

 

Gene is survived by his wife, Theresa (nee MacDougall); son, Brian and his wife, Stacy of Easton, PA and son, Michael of Washington, D.C.; two granddaughters, Eryn and Shaye; and a brother, Jeffrey of Rockland County, NY.

 

Memorial Visitation will be Wednesday, June 5 from 6 to 8:00 p.m. at Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 17 Oakland Avenue, Warwick, NY. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, June 6 at 10:00 a.m.  Inurnment will follow the service in Orange County Veterans Cemetery, 111 Craigville Road, Goshen, NY.

 

Memorial donations may be made to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation, 2361 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, New York 10306 or online at https://tunnel2towers.org/donate/

Share with others

Calendar of Care

At the time of funeral service we commemorate and reflect on the life of Eugene F. Cleary. In the days, weeks and months ahead it will be a comfort to family of Eugene F. Cleary to continue to remember a life well lived. Please select a date on the Calendar of Care to be reminded via email to reach out and continue the caring for family of Eugene F..
Send a condolence card
Post a memory
Create a memorial page
A phone call
Send a meal
Send flowers
Make a visit
Enter your reminder:
Please click calendar icon to select a day
RadDatePicker
Open the calendar popup.

 
Email reminder to me at:

Leave Your Message

(What is it?)
The message will be forwarded to family
captcha
Please enter characters from the image on a left