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Obituary for James B. O'Connell, Jr.

James B.  O'Connell, Jr.
Mr. James B. “Jim” “By” O’Connell, Jr. of Pear St., Plattsburgh, NY passed away Monday September 14, 2015 at the UVHN CVPH Medical Center. He was born in Albany, NY on February 17, 1950 the son of J. Byron and Jacqueline O’Connell, Sr.
Jim attended the Campus School until 8th grade, then Northwood Prep School graduating Suma Cum Laude. He was a graduate of University of Southern California and the Glendale School of Law, Glendale, CA. Jim worked as a paralegal for his father J. Byron O’Connell. His hobbies were reading, watching the history channel, going to garage sales and spending time on his computer.
He was predeceased by his parents, his paternal grandparents F. Claude and Helen (O’Meara) O’Connell and his aunts Mary O’Connell-Frandino and Helen O’Connell.
By is survived by his stepmother Shirley O’Connell of Plattsburgh, his siblings; Cynthia O’Connell of Plattsburgh, Michael O’Connell of Fort Lauderdale, FL, Tracey O’Connell and her husband Ron Baker of Plattsburgh, Kathleen O’Connell of Madison, CT, Helen O’Connell Perry and her husband Rob of Beekmantown, Eric O’Connell of Plattsburgh and many nieces and nephews.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date and at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at

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