James M. Quigley Jr.

Published on Sunday, 1 October 2017 22:16


James M. Quigley Jr., 80, of Newington, passed on Sept. 29, 2017.

Son of James M. and Helen Quigley Sr. and brother of Madeline Bassell, deceased, and Jane Blodgett. Jim grew up in the south end of Hartford and graduated from Buckley H.S. While serving in the U.S. Air Force, he married his beloved teenage sweetheart, Jane (Hack) Quigley, deceased, of Newington. Jim and Jane settled in Newington, raised two children; Jennifer Deane (Quigley), wife of Andrew Deane, of Vernon, and James M. Quigley IV, husband of Elizabeth (Giarnella) Quigley of Newington. Jim has five cherished grandchildren; Andrew, Aiden, Angus Deane; Riley and Rose Quigley. He was a devoted Lady Huskies fan, had retired from Grand Union Co. and was involved with several local civic groups.

It was his wish for a private family burial service. Newington Memorial Funeral Home, 20 Bonair Ave., Newington, is serving his family.

To share a memory, please visit us at www.newingtonmemorial.com .

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Sunday, 1 October 2017 22:16. Updated: Sunday, 1 October 2017 22:19.