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Sean Michael McCloskey

December 13, 1958 — January 22, 2022

Sean Michael McCloskey, age 63, passed away in his home January 22, 2022.  He was born December 13, 1958 in Teaneck, New Jersey to Joseph and Gloria McCloskey.  He was a graduate of Fort Lee High School, Fort Lee, New Jersey class of 1976.  He attended the University of New Mexico.  He enjoyed playing Chess and taught his great-nephew how to play.  He truly loved Music and his family.  Sean had an indomitable spirit and sense of humor, which helped him live a long life as a quadriplegic.  His love of music and playing chess were ongoing.  All who knew him admired his courage.  His life was a study in grace.  He will be missed by all who knew him.

He is preceded in death by his father, Joseph McCloskey.

Sean is survived by his mother, Gloria McCloskey of Rio Rancho; sister and brother-in-law, Shelley and Bruce Rappaport of Rio Rancho; sister and brother-in-law, Lauren and Emmet Dutton of Alvin, Texas; niece, Jacqueline Offidani of Albuquerque, NM; great-nephew, James Noeldner of Albuquerque, NM; and great niece, Mia Noeldner of Albuquerque, NM.

Celebration of Life will be held from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., Daniels Family Funeral Services – Southern Chapel, 2400 Southern Blvd. SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124.

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Celebration of Life

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

2:00 - 4:00pm (Mountain time)

Daniels Family Funeral Services - Southern Chapel

2400 Southern Blvd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

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