James A. Coughlin

Date of Death:
Massapequa Funeral Home, North Chapel
1050 Park Boulevard
Massapequa Park, NY 11762
516-798-2500 | Map
Thursday 2/5, 7:00 pm
Massapequa Funeral Home, North Chapel
1050 Park Boulevard
Massapequa Park, NY 11762
516-798-2500 | Map
Thursday 2/5, 8:00 pm
Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd.
Calverton, New York 11933
Friday 2/6

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Adam Lipson left a message on January 1, 2020:
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Jay & Carolyn Lipson left a message on March 8, 2015:
We were extremely lucky to have you and Dottie for our neighbors for over 25 years. We missed you terribly when we moved. You were always there anytime I needed you. Rest In Peace Jim, love you always. Carolyn & Jay
Mike and Judy Geraghty left a message on February 6, 2015:
Jim was a fantastic neighbor and a great friend to my parents. What a kind and patient man, A great role model for the neighborhood. God Bless the family !
Michael Fanelli left a message on February 5, 2015:
JimboYou will be missed, we spent many a day and night working together on the NCR machines of the day. You made a difficult job pleasant, we had a lot of good laughs getting through those times.It was great to be your friend and co-worker you will always be part or my memoriesMike
Jen left a message on February 4, 2015:
"The Greatest Generation," my great-uncle, Jake & Katie's great-great uncle...we can't describe you in any other way Uncle Jimmy. We will miss you greatly. XoXo Jen, Aaron, Jacob, & Katie
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Barbara Paul left a message on February 4, 2015:
Sending you our deepest sympathies and prayers. We wish we were closer and could be there, but please know our hearts are with you and we are wishing you comfort and peace during this difficult time. xoxo Love, Barbara, Walter, Chris, Nick, Danielle & Jacqueline ❤️
Kris and Kaila left a message on February 4, 2015:
Grandpa, you are and will continue to be the reminder of life's most important gifts - love, family and happiness. We'll keep memories of you close - a beacon to guide us on our way. Love,Kris and Kaila
John Budion left a message on February 4, 2015:
He was a great man that lived a full life with people around him that loved him. I was lucky to have had a chance to spend time with him, hear his war stories, and even receive an infamous "luv ya" hug from him. He will be missed.
Bill Wright (Jr.) left a message on February 4, 2015:
I wish I had the right words to express what an incredible person Uncle Jimmy was and how much he meant to the Wright family. I have been unable to get to Long Island very much during my childhood and my adult years - but a highlight of our visits were spent at Aunt Dot & Uncle Jimmy's house. They had a pool, the food spread always seemed to be better at their house, and the best part was the fun and laughter we shared with family. I am blessed to have known Uncle Jimmy as he epitomizes what being a good person is all about. He was an exceptional husband, father, grandfather, friend, and to me - uncle. I think in life it is important to press forward and have no regrets. However, I can't help but wish at this time that I did not live 1500 miles away and I would have got to spend more time with the life-loving Uncle Jimmy. Aunt Dot, Nancy, Lori, Joni, and Linda - I am so sorry for your loss. I love you all.
Barbara & Bob Denk left a message on February 4, 2015:
Uncle Jim,Some may wonder why you didn't stick around for a few more days till your 90th Birthday...but we suspect we know didn't want all the FUSS!!!Our world will be a little bit emptier without your special laugh, your quiet humor,your gentle hug, and your unconditional love. Though we were miles away in Western Australia when you chose to leave, we want you to know that the amazing bright red sunset you sent our way made us smile and think of you. We treasure all the special moments we've been so lucky to share with you. You live in our hearts always.Barb & Bob
Joan left a message on February 3, 2015:
Happy 90th Birthday! This world was blessed to have such an amazing man for 90 years. You truly were the kindest, most loving person and your happiness made all of our lives a little brighter. You lived an exemplary life filled with dignity and pride and we couldn't be prouder to call you dad and grandpa. The world lost a true gentleman. Rest in peace. We will always love you. Love Joan, Jim, Jaclyn and Jennifer
Mary Beth DeLuzio left a message on February 3, 2015:
Aunt Dot, Nancy, Linda ,Joan and LoriWe wanted to express to you our sincerest sympathy to all of you on the passing of Uncle Jimmy. We are sending prayers and hugs to all of you.We will be thinking of you on Thursday and Friday.Love to all. Mary Beth, Chris, Meagan , Rebecca and Jimmy
Linda left a message on February 3, 2015:
Happy 90th Birthday, Dad! If anyone deserved to be celebrating a birthday here on earth, surrounded by his loving family, it is you. There are no words to adequately express the loss we feel. You were such a special man and loving father, always kind, gentle and selfless. Our hearts are broken. Life will not be the same without you. Rest in peace my sweet father.... We will love and miss you always! Lin and Matt
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