Mourning the death of James E. McQuade, distinguished citizen and devoted member of his community

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Senate Resolution No. 2747

BY: Senator BIAGGI

MOURNING the death of James E. McQuade,
distinguished citizen and devoted member of his

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body to pay tribute to
citizens of the State of New York whose lifework and civic endeavor
served to enhance the quality of life in their communities and this
great Empire State; and

WHEREAS, James E. McQuade of Throggs Neck, New York, died on
Thursday, May 12, 2022, at the age of 75; and

WHEREAS, He was a resident of Throggs Neck for most of his life, and
found it to be a wonderful place to live, taking great pride in his
community; and

WHEREAS, James E. McQuade distinguished himself in his profession
and by his sincere dedication and substantial contribution to the
welfare of his community; and

WHEREAS, He was a New York State Licensed Funeral Director for 52
years, and the proprietor of Schuyler Hill Funeral Home in Throggs Neck;

WHEREAS, James E. McQuade's commitment to excellence, and his spirit
of humanity, carried over into all fields of enterprise, including
charitable and civic endeavors; and

WHEREAS, Giving back to his community, James E. McQuade was a
co-founder of Throggs Neck Ambulance Corps; he was a member of numerous
organizations, and was fully invested in each of them; and

WHEREAS, James E. McQuade was the loving husband of Kathleen,
beloved father of Jacqueline and the late James P. McQuade and Kathleen
A. McQuade; and

WHEREAS, Armed with a humanistic spirit and imbued with a sense of
compassion, James E. McQuade leaves behind a legacy which will long
endure the passage of time and will remain as a comforting memory to all
he served and befriended; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
mourn the death of James E. McQuade, distinguished citizen and devoted
member of his community; and be it further

RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to the family of James E. McQuade.


  • 25 / May / 2022
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  • 01 / Jun / 2022

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