Obituary for William J. Cusick
William J. Cusick, 71, passed away on December 22, 2017 after a long, courageous battle with Parkinson's Disease. He was born in Philadelphia to Catherine (Seibert) and Joseph P. Cusick. Bill is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Kathleen (Clancy); his children, Rebecca Marie Connor (Jim) and Michael William; and grandchildren Aidan, Owen and Sean Connor.
Bill grew up in the Nicetown section of Philadelphia. He graduated from Dobbins Technical High School in 1964, where he learned the graphic arts trade. In 1966, Bill joined the U.S. Navy and served aboard the U.S.S. Franklin D. Roosevelt (CVA 42) for four years. After serving in the Navy, Bill moved to Southampton, PA with his wife Kitty, where he worked in the printing industry for 40 years while happily raising his family.
Bill's family will receive relatives and friends on Fri. Dec. 29, 2017 at James J. McGhee Funeral Home, 690 Belmont Ave., Southampton, PA. from 8 to 9:30 AM Interment with Military Honors will follow the visitation at Washington Crossing National Cemetery in Newtown. In lieu of flowers, the Cusick family has requested donations in Bill's name be made to Parkinson Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 200, Miami, FL 33131 or www.parkinson.org. Condolences may be sent to Bill's family by visiting www.McGheeFuneralHome.com.