Jack Bosworth

April 10, 1931June 1, 2014

Jack Bosworth died peacefully at home in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina on June 1, 2014. He was 83. Jack was born on April 10, 1931 in Bronx, New York to the late William and Christina Bosworth. He married Grace (Betty) LaMarche on May 15, 1955, his devoted wife of 52 years, who predeceased him on November 9, 2007. Jack was a loving and devoted husband and father, who raised his family in Stony Point, New York. He enjoyed travel, especially family cruises with his children and grandchildren. He also enjoyed cooking, which was the center of family holidays. Jack retired from the New York City Police Department in 1975 after proudly serving 20 years as a Police Officer, finishing out his career in the Bronx Borough Office. He was a member of the Rockland County Shields and was part of their first executive board in 1966. After he retired, Jack was the owner of J.B.’s Liquors in Stony Point for over 10 years. He was a Life Member of Wayne Hose Co. No. 1 Fire Department, beginning his service in 1960. During 1950-1959 he served his country in the Army National Guard as a technical sergeant. During the past 15 years, Jack actively participated in annual fundraising walks with Bozz’s Bunch in support of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation to help find a cure. He was a member of Stony Point Seniors. Jack is survived by his daughters, Christina Skinner and husband Bill, Barbara Quinn and husband Jack, Margaret Schaefer and husband Mark, his son Jack Bosworth and wife Mary, grandchildren Bill Skinner, Jr. and wife Heather, Amanda Skinner, Kaitlyn Quinn and fiancé Bobby Rose, Danielle Quinn, Jennifer, Danny and Kristen O’Connor, John and Kayla Bosworth, great-grandson Brady Skinner and many loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers, William and Harold. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 560 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632. Friends may call at Higgins Funeral Home in Stony Point from 2-4 and 7-9pm on Thursday. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday at 11am at Higgins Funeral Home. Burial will follow at F.W. Loescher Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Monsey, NY.


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Gracie McGannon

June 6, 2014

Mr.B (Poppy to all) I count myself and my family blessed to have known you and to have had the pleasure of enjoying so many wonderful memories with you. I will miss you so much. Had so many wonderful conversation and you never judged anyone. Our trips to MB and our fun dinners. I can't imagine how hard it is on your family. I know my heart is so heavy. RIP Mr. B Love and miss you forever

Ann Marie & Nina Lake

June 5, 2014

Dear Chris & family, sorry to read about the loss of your dad. Condolences to you & your family.

Kathy Kivlehan

June 5, 2014

To the Bosworth Family - my deepest sympathy to your family. Your dad was a great person. He always had a smile on his face and a great sense of humor. He raised a "great" family. Love and prayers to all of you.

Christine & Lee Davies

June 4, 2014

RIP Mr. Bosworth "Heaven gained another Angel". Jack, Mary and your families, you are all in our thoughts and prayers<3 Sending Big Hugs to All of You. xoxo

Mary Beth & Al Perini

June 4, 2014

Father Jack was one of the nicest people we've ever had the pleasure of knowing. Always happy. You will be missed. Love to all of the family xoxo

The Kanestrin Family

June 4, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. May your fond, joyous memories bring you strength.

Jennifer oconnor

June 4, 2014

The greatest poppy in the world! Couldn't have been more blessed to spend 23 amazing years with you as my grandfather. You were always there no judgement just love. You will be missed so much but it's not goodbye it's see you later. I love you forever and ever, tell grammy hi for me.

James & Christine Rodriguez

June 4, 2014

Father Jack,anyone that knew you have been so fortunate to have had you in their lives . You are an amazing man that has touched so many lives in your time here on earth. Fly high and watch over your family. Till we meet again.. James & Christine

Carolyn Keane

June 4, 2014

Rip,our thoughts and prayers are with ye all,from Marys family in Ireland xxx

Mary Agnetti

June 4, 2014

So glad we got to know him....he spoke of his family with such pride....thinking of you during this tough time