William Garry

GARRY--William J., on June 11, 2009, beloved Husband of Mary Garry (nee Lochrane). Loving Father to Helen, William, Moira, Patrick and Thomas. Loving Grandfather to William, Francis, Alexander, Thomas, Matthew, Em- ma, Gulianna, Ryan, Patrick and Liam. Devoted Father-in-law to Clifford, Elizabeth, Ronald, Elizabeth and Eileen. Cherished Brother-in-law to Helen Brown, Alice Canizio and Bro. Patrick Lochrane. Loved Uncle to many Nieces and Nephews. Lifelong resident of Brooklyn, NY. First generation American - son of Irish immigrants William and Mary Garry (Co. Kildare). Retired Justice of New York State Supreme Court 1986 to 2003. Admitted to practice law for over fifty (50) years. Former Secretary of the Brooklyn Democratic Party, former Director of the New York City Record 1974 - 1975, Honorable Discharge U.S. Army 1950 - 1951. Former President of Our Lady of Angels Parish Council, former Leader of Boy Scouts - Pack 550, former Grand Marshal of the Celts Society, Kings County Chapter, graduate of Seton Hall University, St. John's University School of Law. In lieu of flowers donation to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, Attn: Tribute Dept. Tribute No: 23886605. Visitation will be Saturday and Sunday, 2-5 and 7-9pm at Mc-Laughlin & Son's Funeral Home, 9620 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209. Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, 9:30am, Our Lady of Angels RC Church, 7320 4th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209.

Published in The New York Times on June 13, 2009