June 22 1938 December 29 2019
William Flanigan Sr. June 22, 1938 – December 29, 2019 Share this obituary Send Flowers View/Sign Guestbook| Memorial Donation William F. Flanigan, Sr., 81, of Rocky Hill formerly of Haddam, died Sunday December 29, 2019 at his home. He was born in Middletown, son of the late Edmund and Annie (Brunetto) Flanigan. William was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving with the US Army. He worked as a carpenter for 39 years for Wesleyan University and also owned his own company, W. Flanigan & Son Earth Materials. William was a fixture around town and affectionately called “Wimpy” due to his love of hamburgers. He was a life member of the Haddam Fire Department where his handle was “Hambone.” He was an avid outdoorsman and loved making trips to VT to his cabin where he would hunt and fish. Some of his favorite moments were spent on dozers, loaders and trucks, playing with the “big boy toys in his adult size sandbox.” William is survived by his son, William F. Flanigan, Jr. of Haddam, sisters, Nancy Kuskey of Portland, Deborah Berggmen of Cromwell, grandchildren, Michael and Joseph Sapia. He was predeceased by his daughter, Patricia Flanigan and brother, Edmond Flanigan, Jr. The funeral service will be held on Friday January 3rd at 12 p.m. at Biega Funeral Home, 3 Silver St. Middletown. Burial with military honors will follow at the State Veterans’ Cemetery. Family and friends may gather prior to the service from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the funeral home. Those who wish may send memorial donations to the Haddam Volunteer Fire Dept., P.O. Box 194, Higganum, CT 06441. SERVICES Visitation Friday, January 03, 2020 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Biega’s Funeral Home 3 Silver Street Middletown, Connecticut 06457 Get Directions on Google Maps Funeral Service Friday, January 03, 2020 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Biega’s Funeral Home 3 Silver Street Middletown, Connecticut 06457 Get Directions on Google Maps Burial Friday, January 03, 2020 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM State Veterans’ Cemetery Bow Lane Middletown, Connecticut 06457 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of William Flanigan Sr June 22 1938 December 29 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Middletown, state: Connecticut