Kearney, Jr., John J.
Feb. 20, 1940 - Jun. 5, 2013
John J. Kearney, Jr., 73, of Venice, FL, formerly of Massapequa, NY, died on Jun. 5, 2013. Services will be held at 2:00 pm on Sat., June 22, 2013 at Farley Funeral Home in Venice, FL. Funeral arrangements by: Farley Funeral Home.
John was born on February 20, 1940 in Brooklyn, NY. He was a New York City Firefighter
for Engine 9 and Ladder 6 for 25 years, and then moved to Engine 331 and Ladder 173 in Howard Beach until he retired in 1989. John was also a veteran of the United States Navy
, serving on the USS Randolf for four years.
Survivors include his daughter, Kathleen Kalchbrenner, of Sarasota, FL; sons, John J. Kearney of Freeport, NY and Dennis Kearney of Boston, NY; brother, Brian Kearney of Massapequa NY; three sisters, Sheila Corless, Eileen Keane, and Geraldine Devery, all of the Ft. Lauderdale, FL area; granddaughter Emily Monaghan of Sarasota, FL; and grandsons Matthew Monaghan of Sarasota, FL and Jack Kearney of Hampton Bays, NY. He was predeceased by his sister, Patricia Butler.