Obituary of William Donnelly
William D. Donnelly, age 69, resident of Pulaski since 1983, formerly of Camillus, passed away Friday at his home. William was born March 24, 1948 in Syracuse, the son of William and Margaret Rommes Donnelly. He graduated from Corcoran High School in Syracuse in 1966. William was married to Jacqueline McNeely on November 3, 1994. He owned and operated Upstate Mechanical for 18 years, and was previously self-employed as a master plumber for many years.
Bill enjoyed golfing and was a member of the Elms Golf Club. He loved coaching his sons' little league and basketball teams and watching them both play baseball and hockey. Bill enjoyed spending his summers at the lake with his family on South Ramona Beach.
Surviving are his wife Jacqueline, two sons, William Jake Donnelly and Carter Jack Donnelly, one brother, Michael Donnelly of Sandy Creek and two sisters Mary Ellen Patton of Virginia and Frances Mineo of Syracuse.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, August 29, at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park St., Pulaski, with burial in Pulaski Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Monday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home
Donations may be made in Bill's memory to Pulaski Area Little League, c/o Rob Dye, 11 Lincoln Ave., Pulaski, NY 13142 or to Salmon River Hockey Association, c/o Steve Olsen, 18 Park Street, Pulaski, NY 13142.