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John Paul Cullen

March 15, 1947 ~ December 8, 2019 (age 72)


John P. Cullen, 72, a lifetime resident of Rhinebeck, passed away at his home on December 8, 2019.

Born in Rhinebeck on March 15, 1947, he was the son of the late John and May (O’Connor) Cullen.

After graduating from the Rhinebeck School District, John received his bachelors from Siena College. He later worked as a Financial Analyst for Central Hudson until his retirement in 2005.

In 1996, John married Penni Goldstein. Mrs. Cullen survives at home.

John served as the local Recreational Director and the Basketball Director for many years.

In addition to his wife, John is survived by his daughters, Candice (Ashish) Shah and Laurie (Dennis) Richards as well as seven grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his sister Sharon Davis.

Calling hours will be held at the Dapson-Chestney Funeral Home in Rhinebeck on Friday December 13 at 12 PM – 1 PM.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Good Shepherd in Rhinebeck following calling hours at 1:30 PM.

Burial will follow in the Rhinebeck Cemetery.

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December 13, 2019

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Dapson Chestney Funeral Home
51 West Market St PO Box 515
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Mass of Christian Burial
December 13, 2019

1:30 PM
Good Shepherd Church
3 Msgr Joy Plaza
Rhinebck, NY 12572

Interment following funeral service
December 13, 2019

Rhinebeck Cemetery
Mill Rd
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

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