Brian M. Jonigan

Brian M. Jonigan passed away unexpectedly at his home in Rochester, NY on Thursday, June 2, 2022. He was 51.

Son of Martin and Donna Wendell Jonigan, he was born on June 29, 1970 in Poughkeepsie.


Brian attended Wappingers schools and later graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. He worked for many years as a Senior IT Analyst for Ortho Clinical Diagnostics in Rochester. In his spare time, Brian was a great musician. He also enjoyed taking care of his home and doing woodworking projects; he even built his own rec room and bar in his home.

In addition to his parents Martin and Donna, Brian is survived by his son, Ben; his sister, Michele; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He will be missed by family and friends, and will be remembered for his caring and kindness to all.


Family will receive friends on Friday, June 10, 2022 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Straub, Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home, 55 E. Main Street, Wappingers Falls, New York 12590.


A graveside service will be held Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 11 a.m. at Wappingers Rural Cemetery; the Reverend Jan Fritzinger will officiate.