John Richard Callahan

Male 1895 - 1946  (51 years)


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  • Name John Richard Callahan 
    Born 25 Jul 1895  Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Oct 1946 
    Age 51 years 
    Person ID I5842  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family Ancestors Lura Lillian Lighthall,   b. 15 Oct 1893, Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1989, Polk, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Other Partners: Clarence Irving Dodge 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Elton John Callahan,   b. 20 Apr 1925, Richland, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2012  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F1835  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, October 24, 1946 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - JOHN CALLAHAN DIES AT PULASKI HOME - John R. Callahan, 51m prominent restaurant proprietor in this village, died suddenly late Monday night at his home on Jefferson street. He had been in poor health for several years, but conducted his business as usual Monday. Born in Framingham, Mass, on July 25, 1895, son of Patrick and Mary Kelly Callahan, he worked as a young man in Boston and later on had a Panama Canal construction job. He married Lura Lighthall on Aug. 3, 1924 in Boston and in 1927 they moved to Pulaski where they opened a diner and restaurant on Jefferson Stree, south of the Kallet theater. Mr. Callahan, a veteran of World War I, was a member of Post 41, Americal Legion in Syracuse. Surivving are his wife, a son E. John Callahan of Pulaski, two brothers, Frederick and Frank Callahan of Chelsea, Mass; a sister Mrs. Clyde Alexander of Souther Pines, N.C. Funeral services will be held this afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Franklin Taylor Funeral Home. Interment will be in Pulaski Cemetery.