William J. McGinley, 63, a resident of Hurley, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013 at the Kingston Hospital.
William was born on August 23, 1949 in New York City, the son of William and Helen (Kelly) McGinley. He married Brigid Geoghan on September 18, 1987 in New York City.
He graduated from college with a bachelor’s degree and was always active with physical education. He played baseball in the New York Yankees’ minor league system and then coached baseball, basketball and football at St. Christopher’s School on Long Island. He has always been involved with the fitness industry.
William was a former mayor of the Village of Fleischmanns.
He is survived by his wife, Brigid McGinley; a son, Brett Charles McGinley of California, and a daughter, Tara Jane McGinley of Kingston. Brothers, John and Thomas McGinley, both residents of Long Island, also survive.
A memorial services will be held at a later date.
Donations in memory of William J. McGinley may be made to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave., New York City, NY 10065.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.