Kevin A., a long time resident of Rockland County, NY died peacefully, after a courageous battle with Cancer and Multiple Sclerosis, on March 14, 2013 surrounded by his loving family.
Born on December 25, 1958 in Madison, WI, Kevin was the second of seven children. A graduate of Clarkstown North High School, Kevin continued his education and went to Clarkson University where he received a B.A. in Accounting.
Over the course of his career, Kevin worked as a financial advisor, estate planner, and director. Above all, Kevin prided himself on being a good manager and bringing honesty and integrity to the companies he worked for.
Kevin was a loving and generous man, who dedicated his life to helping others. He adored his loving wife, Marie, whom he married on September 11, 1983, and two sons, James and Michael. Kevin lived a life filled with happiness, friendships, and compassion.
Kevin is survived by his wife Marie and their children James and his wife Karalyn Lawler of Westwood, NJ, his son, Michael Lawler of Congers, NY, his parents John and Eileen Lawler of Nyack, NY, his in-laws Vincent and Rose Fortino of Pearl River, NY, his brothers and sisters, extended family, and many friends.
Visitation will be held on Monday March 18th from 4pm-9pm at Church of the Presentation located at 271 West Saddle River Road, Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday March 19th at 10 a.m. at Church of the Presentation located at 271 West Saddle River Road, Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458. Kevin will be laid to rest immediately following Mass at Ascension Cemetery, 650 Saddle River Rd., Airmont, NY 10952.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Kevin's memory to the Rockland Council on Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependence, Inc., 25 Smith Street, Suite 101, Nanuet, NY 10954.
Michael J. Higgins Funeral Service, 321 S. Main Street, New City, NY 10956 (845- 634-6110) www.mjhigginsnewcity.com