Kum Suk 'Jeannie' Gilligan

March 22, 1944 ~ September 4, 2019 (age 75)


Bangor, ME - Kum Suk (Jeannie) Gilligan, 75, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at St. Joseph Hospital Bangor, ME after a brief illness.

Born in Seoul, Korea, she was daughter of the late Son Chon Kim and In Sun Chong and wife for 40 years of George Thomas Gilligan, Jr. As a military dependent wife she resided in New York and Virginia prior to living in Maine the last 30 years. 

Jeannie was a homemaker, proud mother and grandmother, and loving wife.  She was strong-willed, generous, friendly, outgoing, and enjoyed traveling.  She was an avid shopper always able to complete "good shopping".   She loved her grand-dog, Lily.   

Survivors in addition to her husband include a daughter, Kim (Jonnathan) Daley; a son, James (Kim) Gilligan and  grandchildren, Michelle and Jonathan Gilligan.  

Relatives and friends may call at the Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.  276 Pawling Avenue Troy on Monday, September 9, 2019 from 10 AM-1 PM followed by a graveside service at St. Mary's Cemetery Troy, NY.  There will be no services in Bangor.

If you wish to make a contribution in her memory they may be made in honor of Jeannie Gilligan to the National Audubon Society 225 Varick Street New York, NY 10014. To sign the guest book, light a candle or for service directions, visit 

The family would like to thank the medical staff at St. Joseph Hospital, especially the Critical Care Unit, ER, and 5th floor during her hospitalizations as well as her close friends for their support and love.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Kum Suk 'Jeannie' Gilligan, please visit our floral store.


September 9, 2019

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180

Graveside Service
September 9, 2019

1:15 PM
St. Mary s Cemetery Troy


National Audubon Society
National Audubon Society 225 Varick Street, New York NY 10014

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