James Hannigan Obituary
James K. Hannigan photos James K. Hannigan photos

There are 40 photos in the gallery

Service Information

 
In Memory of

James K. Hannigan

January 29, 1932 - January 29, 2014
Obituary

James Hannigan, 82, of Danbury, beloved husband of Helen E. Hannigan, passed away peacefully at Danbury Hospital on Wednesday, January 29, 2014. James was born in Brooklyn, NY, son of the late James and Frances Hannigan. He graduated from St. Agnes High School and attended Brooklyn College with a concentration in business. James served as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Army National Guard. He enjoyed a fulfilling career as an accountant with major companies such as Eastern Airlines and Stolt Nielsen, a global leader in maritime shipping. In addition to his wife Helen, he is survived by his son James Hannigan and his wife Cheryl of...
James Hannigan, 82, of Danbury, beloved husband of Helen E. Hannigan, passed away peacefully at Danbury Hospital on Wednesday, January 29, 2014.

James was born in Brooklyn, NY, son of the late James and Frances Hannigan. He graduated from St. Agnes High School and attended Brooklyn College with a concentration in business. James served as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Army National Guard. He enjoyed a fulfilling career as an accountant with major companies such as Eastern Airlines and Stolt Nielsen, a global leader in maritime shipping.

In addition to his wife Helen, he is survived by his son James Hannigan and his wife Cheryl of Southbury, daughter Betty Wendel and her fiancé Jack Duva of Huntington Beach CA., a son Michael E. Hannigan Sr. of Danbury and son Robert Hannigan and his wife Lori of Danbury. In addition to his children he has 12 Grandchildren, Ian Wendel, Michael Hannigan Jr., Heather Hannigan Falls and husband Alan, Stephanie Hannigan, Devon Wendel, Christopher Hannigan, Kimberly Hannigan, Matthew Hannigan, Sarah Hannigan, Emily Hannigan, Allison Hannigan and RJ Hannigan and 2 great grandchildren Valerie Truby and Danielle Falls.

Friends may call at the Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury, on Tuesday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Service will be at Green Funeral Home on Wednesday morning at 10:00 a.m.
Burial will follow at St. Peter Cemetery.

Contributions in his memory may be made to Praxair Cancer Center, 24 Hospital Ave., Danbury, CT 06810.

"My Dad...My Hero. Your pain and fears are gone.You're in a better place now. Your Loving Daughter, Betty" Betty Wendel (Huntington Beach, CA)

This Guest Book has 12 entries. View Complete Guest Book

More Obituaries

The News-Times
HANNIGAN, JAMES K. James Hannigan, 82, of Danbury, beloved husband of Helen E. Hannigan, passed away peacefully at Danbury Hospital on Wednesday,...

Read obituary at The News-Times.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now

Audio Condolences

Use your phone to dial in a free personalized message. Click here to make an entry or listen to recordings from friends and family.