Brian Patrick Fagan
1940 – 2016
Bonita Springs, FL
Brian Patrick Fagan, 76, of Bonita Springs, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016 after a valiant battle with illness.
He was born April 6, 1940 in Orange, NJ. He received his BA Degree from Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ; his MA in Education from Manhattan College; his MSW from New York University; his MA in Psychology from New School for Social Research in New York and his Doctorate in Psychology from Pace University in New York.
Dr. Fagan began his life of service as a priest in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark, NJ and continued as a social worker for the Division of Youth and Family Services in NJ. He served as a psychologist on the Child Study Team for the School District of Chatham in Chatham, NJ. He also practiced adolescent and adult psychology privately.
After retiring to Florida, Brian served as a Guardian Ad Litem and as a mentor for high school students. He was enthusiastic about everything he did and loved reading, spirited conversations, the arts, Seton Hall Basketball and Notre Dame football. He was gifted with Irish wit and a deep commitment to civic engagement as well as compassion for the less fortunate among us.
Brian is survived by his wife Leona and his nieces and nephews of whom he was very fond.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 9:30 AM on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at St. Leo Catholic Church, 28290 Beaumont Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34134.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Doctors Without Borders , http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org, 888-392-0392.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 1589 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33907, 239-936-0555. Online condolences may be made at: http://www.fortmyersmemorial.com.
Published in Naples Daily News on Dec. 11, 2016
Fagan, Brian Patrick [MC???? RIP]
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I believe that Brian received his Masters in 2000.
May He Rest In Peace.
McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
Fagan, Brian Patrick [MC2000 RIP]
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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.
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