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Bernard F. Kisly Jr.

Bernard F. Kisly Jr., 57, Altmar, N.Y., died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at Francis House, Syracuse, N.Y.

He was born July 3, 1956, to Bernard F. and Anne Piorkowski Kisly Sr. in Summit, N.J.

On Sept. 11, 2013, he married Debra Skinner.

He graduated from Bridgewater-Raritan High School East, Bridgewater, N.J. He also graduated from Villanova University, Philadelphia. He was head of operations for Unilelver, formerly Quest International, for its North American Division. He was also a financial advisor for Merrill Lynch.

Survivors include his wife; three sons, Michael Kisly, Stevens Point, Wis., John Fischer, Leesburg, Ga., and James Fischer, Pulaski, N.Y.; two daughters, Lauren Kisly, Austria, and Robbyn Fischer, Pulaski, N.Y.; two brothers, Kevin (Susan) Kisly, Shelton, Conn., and Paul (Anne) Kisly, Rushville, N.Y.; and one sister, Judith (Robert) Ward, Lacona, N.Y. 

He was preceded in death by a son, Eric Kisly, who died in 2012.

A memorial service was held Feb. 1 at the Pulaski Congregational Church, Pulaski, N.Y.

Memorials can be made to Francis House, 108 Michaels Ave., Syracuse, NY 13210; the Upstate Cancer Center, 750 E. Adams St., CAB 326, Syracuse, NY 13210; or directly to the Kisly family, 208 County Route 28, Pulaski, NY 13142.

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