William J. Casey, Jr.

william casey, jr.
William J. Casey Jr., 62, of Hamden, passed away peacefully on February 4th, 2018, in his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Bridgeport, CT on May 12, 1955 to Jacqueline Casey Canning and the late William J. Casey Sr. He graduated from Notre Dame High School in 1973 and attended The University of Rhode Island. He was the Operations Manager at Brescome Barton, Inc. where he was employed for 41 years. William is survived by his son, Scott Casey and his wife Kelly, and his granddaughter Finley; his daughter Caitlyn Majneber and her husband John. He is also survived by his sisters Beth Casey; Lori Greene and her husband Joshua, their children Aidan and Olivia; and Linda Jerolmon. William was a devoted father who enjoyed traveling with his family. William’s family would like to extend a gracious ‘Thank You’ to all of the nurses and staff at Smilow Cancer Hospital for the exceptional care they provided to William. Visitation will be Thursday, February 8 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Beecher and Bennett Funeral Home, 2300 Whitney Avenue, Hamden. His funeral service will begin at the funeral home at 11:00 AM on Friday, February 9, followed by interment in Centerville Cemetery, Hamden. Memorial donations in William’s name may be made to Closer to Free at Smilow Cancer Hospital, YNHH Office of Development, PO Box 1849, New Haven, CT 06508 or CT Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405. To share a condolence with William’s family, visit www.beecherandbennett.com.

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  1. Scott, Caitlyn & families, Our hearts are with you in this very sad time in your lives, He will be missed. All our love, Mike, Joanne & Tom

  2. I’m so sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. We were friends in high school and he was a great guy. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Bill Dooley, Notre Dame Class of 1973

  3. My deepest condolences to the family. Sorry to hear the news about Bill’s passing. He was such a nice guy and way too young. I worked with him for many years until my retirement in 2016 at Brescome/Johnny Barton even when Tony was the warehouse manager. From time to time I would run into him at Stop and we would have a little chat. May he RIP.

  4. Too young. Too soon. Sorry for your loss. Notre Dame introduced us all to great guys, honorable guys, we otherwise may have never met. Bill was one of those. R. J. Abbatello Arlington, TX. Class of 73

  5. My sincere condolences to Bill’s family and friends. Our Class at ND was a major blessing in my life. Many of my friends today are classmates of ours. I am so sorry that we lost Bill so soon. God Bless You as you navigate the future without his daily presence.

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