EMERSON, N.J. — Emerson resident Michael R. McNamara, formerly of Pearl River, N.Y. died Sunday, May 1. He was 53.
Born in the Bronx, to Michael J. And Jane (Mahoney) McNamara, he was a graduate of Albertus Magnus High School and received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Pace University.
He was a member of the Pace University hockey team and worked as a controller for BNY Mellon in New York.
He is survived by his parents Jane and Mike McNamara; son Steven McNamara; sister Janet Barron and her husband, Sean; brother Tom McNamara; brother Rob McNamara and his wife, Lara; brother John McNamara and his wife, Cathy; and sister Jeanne Conkin and her husband, Jason.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 4, at the Church of St. Anthony’s, 36 W. Nyack Road in Nanuet, N.Y.
Visiting is Tuesday, May 3, from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at Wyman-Fisher Funeral Home Inc., 100 Franklin Ave., in Pearl River.