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“Brian Cronin was a very dear friend to me and my family. We have shared many meals together,also gettogethers. He certainly will be missed for his...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Barbara Hurley Fitzpatrick - FL

“Our thoughts & prayers are with all the Cronin family at this time. ”
2 of 17 | Posted by: John Brennan & family - Ireland

“We had a lot of great laughs over the years and you were always there for us. I will miss you. LOVE YOU!!! Chris ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Chris Cronin - Rowayton, CT

“My sincerest condolences to Father Cronin's family. ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Marjorie Edgar - Schenectady, OK

“As our pastor in Scotia and my employer at Immaculate Conception in Schenectady, I have many memories of Father Cronin. May he now enjoy the peace...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Patricia Walsh

“To the family of Fr.Brian, our deepest sympathy for your loss. Fr.Brian was a true friend and neighbor at Tidewater Estates. We will miss him greatly...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: dave & ginny schriner - PA

“My condolences to Father Cronin's family and clergy friends; Father Cronin took the time several times to stop in North Carolina to visit me when...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Mike Hamilton - Glenville, NY

“My sincere condolences on the loss of Father Brian. He was just an incredible person--very kind to everyone. Our throughs and prayers are with his...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: chris sloboth - deerfield beach, FL

“My sincere condolences to Gene and the family. I met FrCronin 6 years ago during the cleanup of hurricane Wilma. He was a priest who truly lived...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Jean Schaardt - NJ - Friend

“To the Cronin Family our sincere condolences. We have known Fr. Cronin for a few years and we have shared many nice hours at breakfast and dinner...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Dr. James P. & Stella A. O'Brien - FL

“It leaves me so sad and empty. All I know is that we're still climbing up that hill. Special memories of a priest that I walked a few precious miles...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Danny Berchan - deerfield beach, FL

“Our sincerest sympathies to the entire family. Father Brian was always very kind to me when he would visit Deirdre, and always a joy to be around. He...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Melanie and Matthew Chalfant - DE

“With deepest sympathy on the sudden death of Fr Brian. He was a very welcome visitor to my home in the 1980's. My thoughts and prayers are with you...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Mary McCullagh - friend

“Our sincere sympathy to Gene & Chris on the death of Fr Brian. I have very happy memories of Fr Brian when he took Mummy, Sinead and myself to...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Eamon,Niamh Brady and Family

“Fond memories of Fr Brian's trip to Ireland in the 1980's. We will keep him in our prayers. God Bless ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: James & Bernadette McBride

“Dear family and friens of Father Brian, Please accept our deepest sympathy. Father Brian was and still is (we are certain) a wonderful person. ...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: katherine and david skelly - NY

“Brian, you will always be in my heart...thanks for everything....with love.... ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: micky - friend


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Rev. Brian Cronin, died Saturday August 27, 2011 at Fletcher Allen Health Care Center in Burlington, VT. He was the son of the late Colum Cronin and Mary Connelly. Born August 9, 1946, educated at St. Barnabas School, Bronx, Cardinal Hayes High School and St. Joseph's, Our Lady of Angels and St. Mary's Seminaries. Ordained a priest of the Diocese of Albany on December 7, 1974. He served as Associate Pastor in several parishes, as well as Hospital Chaplain at St. Mary's Troy. He also served as Pastor of St. Patrick's Troy, Immaculate Conception, Schenectady, and administrator of a number of parishes. In addition he was chaplain of many other organizations. Fr. Brian is survived by his brother Gene and Sister in law Chris, a brother Kevin, several nieces, nephews, and grand nieces, and grand nephews. Liturgy of Christian Death and Burial will be celebrated on Thursday September 1, 2011 at 11am at Blessed Sacrament Church, 607 Central Avenue, Albany, NY. Wake Wednesday August 31, 4PM – 7PM at the Church. Burial at Most Redeemer Cemetery in Niskayuna.