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Stephen Coolican

Stephen Coolican

Monday, November 2nd, 1964 - Friday, February 21st, 2020
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Stephen W. Coolican

Age 55, of Alpine, NY, passed away Feb. 21, 2020.

A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at the Mechanics Club in Montour Falls on Sunday (March 8th) from 2pm-5pm. Everyone is welcome! In lieu of flowers, the family wishes you consider a donation in his memory to the United Way of Schuyler County, PO Box 270, Watkins Glen, NY 14891 (www.UnitedWayOfSchuylerCounty.org).

Steve is survived by his wife Colleen; son Justin; stepchildren, Taylor Brown, Marisa Alton and Ryan Alton, all of Alpine; brothers, J. David (Abbie) Coolican of Montour Falls, Michael (Sally) Coolican of Watkins Glen, and Paul Coolican of Montour Falls; sister, Karen (Wayne) Wasiczko of Selah, WA; aunt, Patricia Coolican of Corvallis, Oregon; niece and nephews, Christie, Brian, Sean, Mark, Jeffrey, Nicole and Rachel Coolican, Kimberly and Jennifer Wasiczko , Trisha Kruger and Allyson Hubbard; and great-nieces and nephew, Molly and Addy Coolican, Alexis Hubbard, Isabella and Isaac Kruger. He was predeceased by his parents, John and Jean Coolican, and sister Elizabeth.

Steve owned Cooly’s Butcher Bay in Alpine. He was born Nov. 2, 1964. He graduated from Watkins Glen High School and received a Culinary degree from SUNY Cobleskill. He was a member of the Mechanics Club in Montour Falls and a local Food Bank volunteer and Venison Donation program coordinator. He was known as a very avid outdoorsman, and especially enjoyed deer hunting, fishing and snowmobiling. He will be dearly missed by his family and countless friends.

You may express condolences online at his obituary at www.RoyceChedzoy.com Arrangements entrusted to Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, Watkins Glen.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, March 8th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    Sunday, March 8th, 2020 2:00pm - 5:00pm
    Mechanic's Club of Montour Falls
    237 W. Main Street
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  • Reception

    Mechanic's Club of Montour Falls
    237 W. Main Street
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Patty Newell Cogswell

Posted at 11:20am
We are so sorry for your loss. Thinking of Justin and hope he is doing ok. Steve was such a good guy! So sad.
Patty Cogswell (Sue’s sister)

Donna Smith

Posted at 11:54am
I'm very sorry to hear of steve's passing, sending prayers to all the family Donna Smith

Russ and Marg Bouse

Posted at 10:28am
We are so sorry to hear of Steve's passing. Our prayers are with his family and friends. Wishing you strength and comfort at this difficult time. From Russ Bouse and Margaret Paradiso Bouse.

Chuck and Faith Ciprich

Posted at 08:30am
We are so very sorry over Steve’s passing! Our thoughts and prayers are with the family! Chuck and Faith Ciprich, Florida

Keith Peppard

Posted at 01:10pm
My brother from another Mother. Will miss you my friend. You were always fair, honest and good for a laugh. My thought are with the Coolican Family, and especially his son. My deepest sympathy to you all.

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