Passing of James J. Callahan, Class of 1953
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Posted by: Michael Graziano
James J. Callahan, SFP Class of 1953
AGE: 80 • Formerly of Jackson
James J. Callahan, 80, formerly of Jackson, NJ, passed away on Sat.,Nov. 14, 2015 at Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg, WV. where he spent his final days with his son, Peter Callahan. Born Feb. 6, 1935, in Brooklyn, NY to the late Edna Petersen Callahan and Robert Lee Callahan, and step-mother Agnes Callahan.
He is survived by his daughter, Kathleen Johnson and husband David, four sons Michael and his wife Alyce, Thomas and his wife Ann, Robert, and Peter and his wife Susan. Also survived by sixteen grandchildren, 5.5 great-grandchildren, and also four sisters, Mary Lenihan, Suzanne Callahan, of Brooklyn, NY, Judy Verigan, of Ga, and Nancy Grahm, of Brooklyn, NY. He is preceded in death by three brothers, Peter, Robert and Patrick.
A memorial service will be held at Hope Presbyterian Church in Lakewood, NJ on Saturday, December 12, 2015 with repast at Cassville Fire House. The service is at 1:00pm.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 10, 2015