Mulligan, Alexander J. INDIAN LAKE Alexander J. Mulligan, 67, of Hyde Point Rd., passed away peacefully at home in his sleep, Wednesday morning, April 10, 2013. Born on June 11, 1945 in New York City, he was the son of James and Mary (Mead) Mulligan. He was a graduate of Lake George High School. He attended Siena College and Albany Business School. Al served with the United States Army National Guard from 1965 through his honorable discharge in 1971 with the rank of SP5, earning the military qualification of sharpshooter with the M1 and M14 rifle. He worked at the Boston Store in Latham as the sporting goods manager and buyer. He then worked at Boardman, Ltd., Albany as a buyer and later formed his own company, Al Mulligan and Associates, which he continued to run presently. He married Elizabeth Zande on April 11, 1981 in Slingerlands. They bought their home in Indian Lake in the late 1980's and moved there permanently in 2002. Together, they owned and operated the Adirondack Trail Motel in Indian Lake since 2003. Al was a member of the American Legion Mohawk Post 1450, Clifton Park and Clifton Park B.P.O.E. Lodge #2466. Al enjoyed woodworking, playing golf, boating, traveling and cooking. He loved his dogs, ?Casey and Jake?. He was predeceased by his parents and a sister, Harriet Smith. Survivors include his loving wife of 32 years, Elizabeth Mulligan; two sons, Michael Mulligan and his wife Colleen and Brian Mulligan and his wife Nicole, all of Clifton Park; two grandsons, Jonathan Mulligan and James Mulligan; two nieces, Carla McCoy Peterson and her husband Carl, Kelly McCoy Hebert and her husband David; as well as many dear friends. Friends may call Friday (today) from 4-8 p.m. at Miller Funeral Home, 6357 State Rte. 30, Indian Lake. A funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Church, Indian Lake, with the Rev. Philip Allen, pastor, presiding. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Indian Lake following the funeral Mass. Contributions in Al's memory may be directed to the Indian Lake Ambulance Corps. PO Box 39, Indian Lake, NY or to a Humane Society or animal shelter of your choice. To express your condolences to Al's family, please visit www.brewermiller funeralhomes.com
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Published in Albany Times Union on Apr. 12, 2013