William E. Carrigan, Jr. “Crash” on July 9, 2012 of Deptford, NJ. Age 69. Father of Jennifer, Maureen, Allison and Caitlin. Bill was a 1965 graduate of the Pennsylvania State University and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant upon graduation. LTC Carrigan served 23 years of active and reserve service in the US Army Chemical Corps and retired in 1987. His 32-year career as a Federal Human Resource Specialist was served at the Frankford Arsenal, the Philadelphia Naval Base and the Defense Contract Audit Agency where he retired in 2000 as the manager of their Human Resource Department. He was a member of the Northeast HS Alumni Association (Phila.), the Penn State Alumni Association, Theta Delta Chi Fraternity, the Reserve Officer’s Association of the United State and the Knights of Columbus (4th degree).
Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation on Tuesday, August 7th from 10-11am at St. Joachim Parish at St. Anne’s RC Church, Rt. 130 & Highland Ave., Westville, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial 11am at the Church. Interment Arlington National Cemetery, State Hwy 110 & Memorial Drive, Arlington, VA 22201 on Thursday, August 9th at 9am. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Knights of Columbus Pro Deo and Pro Patria Fourth Degree Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 1670, New Haven, CT 06507.