William M. Flaherty, age 54, a lifelong resident of Cold Spring, died on Saturday, May 9, 2009, at New York Presbyterian Hospital in NY.
Born January 14, 1955, in Cold Spring, he is the son of William J. and Mary H. (Guzi) Flaherty, of Cold Spring.
Mr. Flaherty, a self-employed contractor, was a parishioner of Our Lady of Loretto Church in Cold Spring.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Deborah M. (Donnelly) Flaherty, of the home address. They were married at St. Mary's Church in the Highlands on February 21, 1981. He is also survived by four children; Meghan K. Flaherty, Erin T. Flaherty, Morgan C. Flaherty, and William M. Flaherty, all of the home address; two brothers, Timothy M. Flaherty of Norwalk, Ct, and Robert W. Flaherty of Cold Spring; and two sisters; Joann M. Sherman of Eastchester, NY, and Bridget M. O'Brien of Cohasset, MA.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10am on Thursday, May 14, 2009 at Our Lady of Loretto Church, 24 Fair Street, Cold Spring, followed by interment in Cold Spring Cemetery. Friends may call at the Clinton Funeral Home, Cor. Parrott & Pine Sts (21 Parrott St) Cold Spring, on Wednesday, May 13 from 2-4 and 7- 9pm.