John J. Guihan
- December 27, 1932 - April 2, 2014
- Greenwood Lake, New York
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“Dear Rose and family,
We were very saddened to hear of the loss of John. Our son John Jr. works in the Transit and heard the sad news. We have...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Theresa O'Shea Prestopino - NY
“John was and always be one of the best people we ever knew.
We will miss him but will always remember our time with him.
God speed him home.
2 of 7 | Posted by: Betty and Frank Quinn - NY
“My Dear Uncle John...I thank you for always putting a smile on my face when I was lucky enough to be in your company. I cherish my childhood...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Eileen Patton - Long Beach, NY
“John - we will nver forget you. All the laughs we had. May you rest in peace. Love you Always, Mike & Carmel
4 of 7 | Posted by: Carmel & Mike Byrne - Norwood, NJ
“I have so many good memories of my uncle John especially at Christmas time. He was a great uncle, god-father and friend. May he rest in peace. ...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Lynn & Mike Garrity - Houston, TX
“I have known John Guihan since the mid-1990s when my brother Chris first met John's daughter Linda, now Chris' wife. John was one of the nicest, most...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Madeleine Marr Baur - Miami, FL
“We were saddened to hear of Mr. Guihan's passing. Our deepest condolences to the family.
Jean & Don Perillo and Family
7 of 7 | Posted by: Jean Perillo - Scottsdale, AZ
John J. Guihan Jr. of Greenwood Lake, N.Y. a retired Bus Operator with N.Y. City Transit and a longtime resident of the area, died on April 2, 2014 in Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern. He was 81.
The son of the late John J. and Ellen Sullivan Guihan, he was born on December 27, 1932 in New York City. He moved at a young age to County Kerry, Ireland.
He was a veteran of the U. S. Army.
He was a member of Holy Rosary Church in Greenwood Lake; the Gaelic Cultural Society of Greenwood Lake and a former member of the A.O.H. He was a member of the TWU Retirees Assn.
Survivors include his wife Rose Guihan at home. His children Christine Feinberg and her husband Richard of Farmington, CT.; Linda Marr and her husband Christopher of Chappaqua, N.Y. and Stephen Guihan and his wife Kerry of Ossining, N.Y. His grandchildren Michael; Caroline; Andrew; Olivia and Lindsay as well as many nieces and nephews.
Visitation hours will be held on Sunday April 6, 2014 from 2-7 P.M. at the Strong Basile Funeral Home 4 Oak St. Greenwood Lake, N.Y.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday April 7, 2014 at 10 A.M. at Holy Rosary Church in Greenwood Lake.
Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery Hawthorne, N.Y.