William Long III(1959 - 2014)

William J. Long III

Wappingers Falls, NY - William J. Long III, "Billy Joe', passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014 at home suddenly.

He was born in Poughkeepsie on September 3, 1959, the son of the late William J. Long, Jr. and Eleanor T. Mayer Long.

Mr. Long was employed by Local #417 Iron workers Union in Newburgh for thirty years. He attended Wappingers schools, and was a member of V.F.W. Post #5913, Wappingers Falls.

Billy Joe enjoyed the outdoors and music.

Survivors include his brothers, Thomas M. Long, and Daniel P. Long, both of Wappingers Falls, James V. Long of SanAntonio, Texas, a niece, Felicia Anne Long, and several cousins, aunts and uncles. He was predeceased by a brother, Kevin F. Long in 1987.

Friends may call at the Delehanty Funeral Home 64 E. Main St., Wappingers Falls, Wednesday from 6 to 9 PM.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Thursday at 10:00 AM at St. Marys Church, Clinton St., Wappingers Falls. Burial St. Marys Cemetery.

To send a condolence or for directions, visit www.delehantyfuneral.com

Funeral Home

Delehanty Funeral Home
64 E Main St Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
(845) 297-2640

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from Apr. 22 to Apr. 24, 2014