JOBIT: Lanigan, Eugene D. [MC1947 RIP]

2014-Aug-25

http://essexnewsdaily.com/obits/eugene-d-lanigan

Eugene D. Lanigan

On Sunday, August 24, 2014 Eugene D. Lanigan of Maplewood.

He was a Sales Executive at Siemans AG; Iselin NJ. Prior to Siemans he was a Sales Executive for General Electric, Schenectady, NY 1946-1976. He earned at Manhattan College a B.S. Engineering. He served U. S. Army, 1943-1946, World War II ; He volunteered at Jewish Vocational Service Immigrant Resettlement Center; Maplewood Club Trustee; Winchester Gardens Executive Search, Finance and Marketing Committees. He was an avid fisherman, who encouraged both young and old to become interested in the sport; a lover of jazz music and proficient pianist, a prolific writer and social commentator, and superb vegetable gardener.

Beloved husband of the late Rita Burke Lanigan. Devoted father of Daniel R. Lanigan, Joan L. Strauss and the late Janet M. Lanigan.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 217 Prospect St., South Orange, on Fri, Aug 29th at 9:30 AM. Interment Private. Visitation will be held at The Jacob A. Holle Funeral Home, 2122 Millburn Ave, Maplewood on Thursday, 2-4 & 7-9 PM.

In lieu of flowers donations to Manhattan College, Development Office, 4513 Manhattan College Pkwy, Riverdale, NY 10471 would be appreciated. For more information or to send condolences please visit
jacobhollefuneralhome.com

Posted by editor on August 25, 2014. Filed under OBITUARIES. 

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Lanigan, Eugene D. [MC???? RIP]

Guestbook: http://obit.jacobhollefuneralhome.com/wrapper_gb.php?id=1412584&task=add_form

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[JR: Slightly different obit and different Guestbook.]

http://obits.nj.com/obituaries/starledger/obituary.aspx?n=Eugene-Lanigan&pid=172250257

Eugene D. Lanigan

Eugene D. Lanigan, 89, of Maplewood, N.J., passed away on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Kindred Hospital in Rahway, N.J.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 217 Prospect St., South Orange, N.J., on Friday, Aug 29, at 9:30 a.m. Interment is private. Visitation will be held at The Jacob A. Holle Funeral Home, 2122 Millburn Ave., Maplewood, on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. For more information or to send condolences, please visit jacobhollefuneralhome.com.
Eugene was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and lived in Schenectady, N.Y., before moving to Maplewood for 38 years ago.

He graduated from Manhattan College with a B.S. in engineering. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II from 1943 to 1946.

Eugene was a sales executive for General Electric in Schenectady from 1946 to 1976. He later worked for Siemens AG in Iselin, N.J., also as a sales executive, from 1976 to 1990.

He was a volunteer with the Jewish Vocational Service Immigrant Resettlement Center, a trustee with the Maplewood Club, and a member of the Winchester Gardens executive search, finance, and marketing committees.

Eugene was an avid fisherman who encouraged both young and old to become interested in the sport. He was a lover of jazz music, a proficient pianist, prolific writer and social commentator, and superb vegetable gardener.

He was the beloved husband of the late Rita Burke Lanigan, and devoted father of Daniel R. Lanigan, Joan L. Strauss, and the late Janet M. Lanigan.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Manhattan College, Development Office, 4513 Manhattan College Pkwy, Riverdale, N.Y. 10471 would be appreciated.

Published in Star-Ledger on Aug. 26, 2014

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Dear John,

I believe that Eugene is a member of the Class of 1947.

May He Rest In Peace.

Mike

McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Lanigan, Eugene D. [MC1947 RIP]

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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.

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