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James J. Killerlane, 70, Of White Plains

James J. Killerlane
James J. Killerlane Photo Credit: The Daily Voice/Contributed

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- James Joseph Killerlane of White Plains died Tuesday, Nov. 26. He was 70.

Killerlane was born May 16, 1943, in Brooklyn, to Madeline and James Killerlane. He resided in White Plains for the past 20 years. He graduated from Fordham University in 1964 and received his master's in public administration from Baruch College in 1966 and his law degree from Fordham University Law School in 1980. He began his career as a detective with the New York Police Department, but retired in 1977, attended law school and began to practice law. He then started his own law firm.

Killerlane is survived by his wife, Traci Killerlane; daughter, Christina Killerlane (Michael) Budnick of West Nyack; son, James Killerlane of New York City; sister, Rose Killerlane of White Plains; mother-in-law, Lorraine Collins of White Plains; and former wife, Carole Killerlane of West Nyack. His parents died earlier.

Calling hours are Friday, Nov. 29, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the McMahon, Lyon & Hartnett Funeral Home Inc., 491 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains. Funeral Service will be Saturday, Nov. 30, at 10 a.m., officiated by Fr. DeSimone at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 920 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, 49-02 Laurel Hill Blvd., Woodside.

Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in Killerlane’s name.

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