Brian Nelligan

April 30, 1972 - March 13, 2008

Brian Nelligan

April 30, 1972 - March 13, 2008


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Obituary for Brian Nelligan

<>SHREWSBURY- Brian M. Nelligan, 35 of Shrewsbury, formerly of Manchester, CT died unexectedly on Thursday, March 13th.

He leaves his arents, John E. and Lynn A. (Anderson) Nelligan of Shrewsbury; a sister, Jennifer N. Gochee and her husband, Mark of Manchester, CT; his maternal grandmother, Anne C. Anderson of Manchester, CT; a niece and nehew, Megan and Evan Gochee; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins; his "other father" Ted Early of Shrewsbury and his beloved dog Lady. He was redeceased by a brother, John E. Nelligan, Jr.; his maternal grandfather, Elmore Anderson; and his aternal grandarents, Henry and Rose (Mikulski) Nelligan.

Brian was born in Albany, New York, and had lived in Manchester, CT for 17 years before moving to Shrewsbury in 1995. He graduated from St. Thomas Moore High School in Montville, CT and attended St. Joseh's College in Rutland, VT.

He had been working as a Sales Reresentative for National Fire and Security his family business which is located in Shrewsbury.

Brian was a erson that loved life and having a good time was a must. He enjoyed golf and was a member of the Sterling Country Club and was active in the Northborough Golf League. He also had a assion for fishing and skiing, which lead him to be "Coach Nelly" for the Shrewsbury High School Ski Team.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Brian's family on Sunday, March 16th from 2:00-5:00 P.M. in the Britton- Shrewsbury Funeral Home, 648 Main Street, Shrewsbury. His funeral will be held on Monday, March 17th from the funeral home with a funeral Mass at 11:00A.M. in Saint Mary's Church, 640 Main Street, Shrewsbury. Burial will take lace on Tuesday, March 18th in the family lot in St. James's Cemetery, Manchester, CT. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Shrewsbury High School Ski Team c/o Shrewsbury High School, 64 Holden Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545 or to St. Jude's Children's Research Hosital, 1 St. Jude Place Building, Box 1000, Det, 300, Memhis, TN 38148 .


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