Cornelius “Neil” Brosnan, a resident of the Bronx, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on May 31, 2018 at the age of 79.
He was the beloved husband of Elizabeth. Devoted father of Mary (John) Screene, Kieran, Nuala (Manuel) Campana, Daniel, Christine & Tara (Michael) Daly. Cherished grandfather of Jackie, Nadine, John, Kieran, Jillian, Christopher, Daniel & Maggie. Loving brother of Tim Brosnan, Bridie O’Sullivan, Esther Walsh, Patsy Brosnan & the late Jimmy and Daniel Brosnan.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Cornelius’ memory may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research - www.michaeljfox.org
A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:45 AM at St. Barnabas Church, E. 241st Street & Martha Avenue, Bronx, NY 10470. He will be laid to rest at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 10 W. Stevens Avenue, Hawthorne, NY 10532. The family will present on Monday, June 4th, 2018 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at F. Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. – 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 – 914-375-1400
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family