Obituary of James Mulvaney
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James Mulvaney age 90 passed away peacefully March 7, 2022. Jim was the son of James Mulvaney and Mabel Bump. He was born and raised in Rexford, NY in 1932, moving to Glenville when he married. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 39 years, Ruth (Holzhauer) Mulvaney.
He served in the Army in Korea as a helicopter mechanic. At 17 he took over ownership of his father's auto repair shop and spent much of his life working on vehicles from mowers to dump trucks. He owned and operated the Surburban Septic business, and then owned James Mulvaney Excavating for the remainder of his career. He served Glenville and the surrounding towns for many years.
Jim enjoyed the Adirondacks, fishing and snowmobiling with friends and family. He spent many years at Sacandaga Lake with his family. He is survived by his daughter Alice Morrison and her husband Jack and grandchildren, John Morrison and Roxanne Nute. He was predeceased by his daughter Judith Danielson.
The family would like to thank Peregrine Sr. Living and Glendale home for their loving care over his last few years. There will be a private graveside service at a later date. To leave a message or memory of condolence for the family, please visit www.dalyfuneralhome.com. Donations may be made to the Alplaus Volunteer Fire Department or the Edinburg Historical Society.
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