Christopher Shaughnessy

Obituary of Christopher P. Shaughnessy

Christopher Paul Shaughnessy, passed away Nov. 8th, 2020 at the age of 74. He was born on June 18th, 1946 in Barnaderg, Co. Galway, Ireland. Husband to Rita(nee Nicholls). Loving father to Christopher(Deirdre), Sinead(Dave) Keane, and Siobhan(Matt) Brady. Cherished grandfather to Devin, Brian, Trevor, Emily, Molly, Jack, Abby, Owen and Declan. Beloved brother to Mary(John)Casey who predeceased him, Bridget (John) Carney, John Joe(Theresa), and Liam (Elaine). Loving Uncle to many nieces and nephews.  With everyone’s health and NY regulations in mind, the number of visitors must be monitored. Mourners will be asked to be patient and must prepare to wait outside the building. Visitors will be cycled through while practicing social distancing so that all may have the chance to pay their respects. Please remember, the sick, elderly and those with compromised health, should avoid public settings. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held… Our Parishes are also practicing recommended guidelines, limiting the number of people that may gather in church. Seating for family will be designated, and friends will be allowed in as room permits, however, this will be limited. If you would like to attend the Funeral Mass, please understand that seating cannot be guaranteed and you should be prepared to observe from a distance. Viewing will be held on Thursday , November 12, 2020 from 3:00 - 9:00 P.M. in Hodder Farenga Funeral Home, 899 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday 13, 2020 at 10:45 A.M. in St. Barnabas Church, Bronx, NY. Private Cremation.


3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, November 12, 2020
Hodder Farenga Funeral Home
899 McLean Ave
Yonkers, New York, United States
(914) 237-5800


10:45 am
Friday, November 13, 2020
St. Barnabas Church
4343 Martha Ave
Bronx, New York, United States
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