Published in Wayne
Independent from August 2 to August 4, 2011
James Edward McNulty, 85, of Paupackan Lake Estates, Hawley, died Saturday,
July 30, 2011, at Marian Community Hospital after an illness. His wife
was the former Mildred V. Fallon who passed away in 2007. The couple would
have been married 60 years.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., son of the late James E. and Elizabeth B. Young
McNulty, he was a graduate of Grover Cleveland High School. He proudly
served in the U.S. Marine Corps "5th Marine Division" on Iwo
Jima. After returning from the War, he was recruited by Branch Ricky to
play in the Brooklyn Dodgers farm system.
He was a member of B.V.M. Queen of Peace/St. Veronica's Parish Community
and, prior to retirement, he was self employed as owner/operator of a
limousine company. He was a lifetime member of Martin County VFW Post
1222 of Fairmount, Minn., and The Marine Corps League in Honesdale.
Jim was the last member of his family from the "Greatest Generation."
Surviving are a son: James McNulty and his wife Patricia Konz of Lawrenceville,
Ga.; a daughter: Pamela Klusko of Woodhaven, N.Y.; 7 grandchildren and
He was preceded in death by a son Dennis, a brother Joseph and a sister
Calling hours will be Tuesday, August 2nd, from 4 to 8 P.M. at Teeters'
East Chapel, 505 Church Street, Hawley, Pa. The Mass of Christian Burial
will be Wednesday, August 3rd, at 10:00 A.M. at B.V.M. Queen of Peace
Roman Catholic Church, 314 Chestnut Ave., Hawley.
Burial will be in B.V.M. Queen of Peace Cemetery, Hawley.
Memorials may be made to Marine Corps Heritage Foundation, 3800 Fattler
Dr. Ste, 104. Dumfries, Va. 22025.
For additional information or to leave a Remembrance candle, visit www.teetersfuneralchapel.com.
Arrangements were made by Teeters' Funeral Chapel, 505 Church St., Hawley,