William G. Coogan

William G. Coogan

  HORNELL-William G. Coogan, 64, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday morning (Oct. 18, 2022) at his home on East Washington Street.

Born in Hornell on Dec. 20, 1957, he was a son of the late William and Joyce (Hallett) Coogan. Besides his parents, he was also predeceased by three sisters, Karen, Jana and Diane.

A graduate of Hornell High School, Bill proudly served his country with the National Guard and the U.S. Army.

He was formerly employed by Bombardier and for the past nine years he was employed at Alstom in Hornell.

Bill will be remembered for being an avid Mets and Raiders fan.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra McGregor Coogan; three children, Sean Coogan of Hornell, Nic Coogan and Ashley Austin, both of Savona; five siblings, Michael Coogan of Tacoma, WA, Patrick Coogan of Hornell, David Coogan of Athens, GA, Cathy Harris of Hornell and Daniel Coogan of Hornell; as well as several nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Bill’s life will be held at a later date.

The Bishop-Johnson & DeSanto Funeral Home, 285 Main S., Hornell is honored to assist Bill’s family with the arrangements.

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