Russell J. Bleakley

February 26, 1931 - May 25, 2014
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Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home
692 U.S. Route 6
Mahopac, NY 10541
845-621-1992 | Map
Sunday 6/1, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Our Lady Queen of Angel Chapel of St. John the Evangelist Church
225 East Lake Blvd.
Mahopac, NY 10541
845-628-2006 | Map
Monday 6/2, 10:00 am
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
10 W. Stevens Ave
Hawthorne, NY 10532
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Russell J. Bleakley of Mahopac, NY died on May 25, 2014 at the age of 83. He was born on February 26, 1931 in Verplanck, NY, the son of Clarence and Elizabeth (Volkman) Bleakley. Russell was a plumber by trade and owned his own business for several years before joining the United Association, Local 21.Continue Reading

Maureen E. Daly left a message on June 9, 2014:
I will miss Russ. Former VFW Commander and friend, he was a great guy whose legacy will be with us. My condolences to his family.
Putnam Hospital Rehab(JV) left a message on June 4, 2014:
Your father was a patient of ours throughout the years and he was a pleasure to work with. He always came in smiling and laughing even if he was in pain and loved to share stories of his family and late wife. We will miss you Russell. Rest in peace.The Rehab Team at Putnam Hospital (JV office)
ValorieNiccore left a message on June 1, 2014:
Dear Russell & Rachelle, Patty & Nick, Diane & Mike,What heartbreaking and sad news of your Dad. He was truly "one of the good guys," a man of good humor and cheer always ready to lighten the atmosphere with a quip, a joke or wry observation. He'll be thoroughly and wholly missed.
Linda (Head) Burris left a message on May 31, 2014:
I really liked your dad. He will be missed.
Karen Spallina left a message on May 30, 2014:
The Othmer and Spallina families send condolences to the extended Bleakly family. May your fond memories of Russell overpower your loss.
George & Stephanie Walko left a message on May 30, 2014:
Our sincerest condoldences to the Bleakley Family. Russell and Joan were one of the first people we met when we moved up to Secor 44 years ago. He will surely be missed.
Linda Montanaro left a message on May 29, 2014:
I am so sorry for your loss. He was a nice man and will be truly missed.
Max and Judy Levy left a message on May 29, 2014:
We are very sorry to hear about Russell's passing. Unfortunately, we will be out of town and will not be able to attend the wake or funeral, please accept our sincere condolences.
Cathy Valenti left a message on May 28, 2014:
Dear Patty, Diane, Russell and Families. We are so sorry for your loss, your Dad is the last of the Clarence and Elizabeth Bleakley children to leave this earth. My Grandmother (Elizabeth Jesek) was the oldest of the 10 Children. All of You are always in our prayers and thoughts during this time of sorrow. Sending big Hugs. All our Love. Bobby & Chickie Galligan, John, Cathy, Jessica, John Jr, & Heather Valenti, Glenn, Jennifer, Kaitlyn, & Ryan Galligan
Renee Cariddo left a message on May 27, 2014:
Diane and family,I am truly sorry for your loss. May your father Rest in Peace. Renee, Dave, Daniel, Deanna and Vincent
Joseph J. Smith left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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