Thursday, May 7, 2020

James J. Corcoran

Wellsville, NY - James J. Corcoran IV, 57, of 135 North Franklin Street died unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.  Jim was born on November 17, 1962 in Wellsville the son of the late Edward J. and Roberta (Bartlett) Corcoran.

Jim was a 1980 graduate of the Wellsville High School. His dogs, music, and friends fed his passions. He was never happier than when fishing from the banks of the Genesee, dogs at his side, or working through a new piece on his guitars, dogs at his feet.

Surviving are two sisters: Roberta (Joseph) Corcoran-Andrasik of Fredonia and Kathleen (KC) Corcoran of Everett, WA.;  four nephews Jason, Steven, Levi, Alex; and a niece Lorie (Missy); and his beloved pets, Riggs and Claire. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Edward, and a sister, Teresa.

At his request there will be no services. Please consider memorial donations to the SPCA Serving Allegany County. To leave online condolences, please visit

1 comment:

  1. My sincere condolences to the family.
    May God rest his soul.
    Fern I.