William A. Shaughnasey
COPAKE â€” William A. Shaughnasey, 84, died June 7, 2010, at the Baptist Home in Rhinebeck.
Mr. Shaughnasey was a lifelong resident of Copake. A dairy farmer, he worked on the Herb Miller farm and the Head farm in Copake. He was a life member of the Millerton Lions Club and served as a director for 20 years and as Lion Tamer. Mr. Shaughnasey had 100-percent attendance every year of his membership.
Born July 7, 1925, in Taghkanic, he was the son of Christine J. (Bruce) and Daniel Shaughnasey.
Mr. Shaughnasey had five siblings, Mary Dietter, Cornelia Kampschroeder, Helen Shaughnasey, Lulu Shaughnasey and Gertrude Bainer; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are Thursday, June 10, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Peck and Peck Funeral Home in Pine Plains.
Funeral services will be Friday, June 11, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Irondale Cemetery in Millerton.
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