James Michael Kilcoin

May 21, 1940 ~ May 19, 2021 (age 80)


James Michael Kilcoin, 80 of Bedford, died on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at Donahoe Manor Nursing Home. He was born on May 21, 1940 in Bedford, a son of the late Edward James and Mary Catherine (O'Shea) Kilcoin. He is survived by his life partner of 53 years Douglas Stuart of Bedford; two brothers: Thomas Kilcoin of Long Island, NY, and Joseph Kilcoin wife Donna of Manns Choice; many nieces and nephews; and special friends  Chester and Bobbi Jo Musselman.  He was preceded in death by one brother Patrick Kilcoin and one aunt Ester “Essie” Kilcoin.

Michael was of the Catholic faith.  He got his start at the Bedford Springs and then worked most of his life on the management side of Hotels.  He also worked for Bedford County Children and Youth.  

Funeral Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by the Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home in Bedford. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Kindred Hospice, 1701 12th Avenue, Building D, Altoona PA 16601.   Our online guest book is available at 

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