James P. Muldoon Jr., 67, of Hamden passed away suddenly on November 1, 2016 in his home. He was the loving husband of Barbara Antonio Muldoon for 44 years. Son of the late James P. Sr. and Wilma Schiller Muldoon, he was born in Bridgeport on April 28, 1949. Jim was a valued employee of the H.H. Perkins Co. for almost 50 years. An avid sports fan, James enjoyed his time officiating baseball and basketball games for the Hamden Father's recreational leagues as well as the local high schools and middle schools. Along with his wife Barbara, Jim is survived by his beloved son Jeffrey Muldoon and his wife Marissa; his sister Noreen Carlone and her husband Gerry; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service for Jim at 10:00am on Saturday November 5, 2016 at BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden. Visitation will take place from 9:00am until the time of the service. Interment will follow in Beaverdale Memorial Park, New Haven. Memorial donations in Jim's name may be made to the Hamden Father's Basketball Association: c/o Richard Schultz, 6 Roosevelt St., Hamden, CT 06514 or to the Hamden Father's Baseball/Softball Association: 9 Pondwood Ct., Hamden, CT 06518. To share a condolence with Jim's family, please visit www.beecherandbennett.com.

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  1. Dear Muldoon Family,

    Over the last 10 years, I was fortunate enough to umpire several baseball games with Jim. We would always have a story or two to share and enjoy a few laughs. The games were a pleasure to \.work.\. Jim was a really nice guy and I will miss him.

  2. Jim was a wonderful neighbor and friend, he will be missed. my condolences to his family during this difficult times. John & Jane Velleca

  3. Jim will be sorely missed……he was a true asset to our Company HH Perkins Co for over 45 years. Always with a smile, Jim brightened up every day and was not just a friend but part of our Family. I have also had the pleasure of umpiring with Jim and yes, he could even brighten up a slow moving game. Well liked by all, Jim was one of a kind. God Bless!

    Ray & Caryl DeFrancesco

  4. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your son. I taught a basket weaving course at Hamden Adult Ed. for many years, Jim was always so helpful when I went to Perkins for supplies. I would always see him in town and he would stop and talk.

  5. I had the pleasure of working many baseball games with Jim over the years. A really good guy and umpire. Rest in Peace my friend. Bill Klein

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