William A. Cortelyou
1941 - 2020
BORN
1941
DIED
2020
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Bell-O\'Dea Funeral Home
376 Washington St
Brookline, MA 02445
William Bill Anthony Cortelyou, 78, passed away on April 7th, 2020. He was born to Giannina "Jean" Temelini and Kenneth Cortelyou on April 14th, 1941 in Oceanside, New York. He graduated from Oceanside High School in 1959, then enrolled at Hofstra University, and also served in the military. Bill worked first as a stockbroker in New York, moving in the 1960's to Boston. He changed careers and drove a cab in Boston for 30+ years where he enjoyed meeting people from all walks of life. Bill will be remembered as a loyal friend, an avid learner and faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister. Arrangements are being handled by Bell-ODea Funeral Home in Brookline.
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Published by The Brookline Tab from Apr. 14 to Apr. 23, 2020.
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So sorry to hear of the passing of my cousin (Skip) William Cortelyou.Rest in Peace with our family members who have gone before you.Your Cousin Patty Temelini Archer and family.
Patricia Archer
Family
September 30, 2020
So sad to just hear of your passing, Skip. May the angels watch over you. With love, your cousin Melissa Temelini, Michelle and Danielle Bosse
Melissa Temelini Bosse
Family
September 23, 2020