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James "Jimmy" Cusack

Obituary for James "Jimmy" Cusack

September 8, 2017
Brigantine, New Jersey


James "Jimmy" Cusack, 74, of Brigantine, NJ entered into rest on Friday September 8, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Philadelphia, PA he was the son of the late Thomas Francis and Josephine (Cavanaugh) Cusack. He was the loving husband of the late Dorothy "Dotty" Ann Cusack who passed away on April 30, 2003 and Chrissy Cusack whom he married on February 12, 2012 in Costa Rica.

Jimmy was a 1960 graduate of Cardinal Dougherty High School and following graduation he enlisted in the United States Air Force. Jimmy bravely served his country in the Air Force during the Vietnam War as an Airman Basic and received the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal. Following his service to our country he graduated Fire School in 1976 and worked for the Brigantine Fire Department until retirement in 1999 as a firefighter and EMT.

Jimmy was a member of the Brigantine Fire Department and a member of the Brigantine American Legion. He was an avid Eagles fan and he loved Costa Rica, but he will be remembered most for being a great husband, father and grandfather.

He will be missed and fondly remembered by his wife; Chrissy Cusack, daughter; Suzanne (Christopher) McCue, grandchildren; Madison McCue, Christopher McCue, Jr., sister; Genevieve Henesey and a host of nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Jimmy's Life Celebration Graveside Memorial Service on Friday September 15, 2017 at Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery, 109 New Jersey 50, Mays Landing, NJ 08330 at 11:00am.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Jimmy's memory to Alpha Bravo Canine, P.O. Box 16030, Philadelphia, PA 19114,

To pay respects, leave condolences, share your fondest memories and read the full obituary of Jimmy please visit Services entrusted to Keates-Plum Funeral Home 609-266-3481.

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