Mr. William Michael Hanrahan, 88, of Cornelius, passed away Thursday, January 12, 2017 at his home surrounded by family.
William was a native of Richmond Hill, NY, the son of Michael and Catherine Hanrahan. He attended St. Mark Catholic Church of Huntersville. William was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served during World War II. He was a retired printer for Newsday with 25 years of service. William was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Marie Ann Hanrahan, eight brothers; Michael, Edward, Joseph, James, Vincent, John, Frances, Robert, and a sister, Bridgett.
Mr. Hanrahan is survived by his children; William Hanrahan, Jr., (Victoria) of Huntersville, NC, Patricia Lagonia (Kenneth) of Davidson, NC, grandchildren; Kari Bonnes, Colleen Fitzgerald (Howard) of Cornelius, NC; Katherine Reynolds (Terrance) of Davidson, NC, Conor Hanrahan of Salt Lake City, Utah, Leah Hanrahan of Huntersville, NC, Michael Monahan of Sayville, NY, great-grandchildren; Madison and Ryan Bonnes, Patrick Fitzgerald, Lola Reynolds, Alex and MacKenzie Monahan.
A funeral mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 16 at St. Mark Catholic Church in Huntersville. Committal will be held at Saint Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Novant Health Hospice, PO Box 33549, Charlotte, NC 33549.
James Funeral Home of Huntersville is assisting the family. Online condolences may be made at www.jamesfuneralhomelkn.com.