John Joseph Begansky, a resident of Mahopac , formerly of Westchester County, died on Thursday, June 17 at age 60. He was born on August 5, 1949 to John and Dorothy (Leibig) Begansky in Pottsville, PA. He lived in Larchmont, Hartsdale, Millwood & Pleasantville before moving to Mahopac.
John graduated from Mamaroneck High School and attended The School of Visual Arts in NYC where he studied photography. He has had a lifelong passion for photography and the arts. During his career John had many photography shows in addition to his photographs being widely published. He also studied decorative painting at Par sons School of Design in NYC and has been involved in the painting business for many years.
John is survived by his son Christopher John Begansky, daughter-in-law Alanna, grandson Alexander John Begansky and is also survived by his brother Charles E. Begansky, sister-in-law Linda and nephews CJ and Matthew.
Visiting hours will be at the Cargain Funeral Home , 418 Rt 6, in Mahopac on Monday, June 21 between the hours of 7 to 9 PM. A service will be held at Ferncliff Chapel, Ferncliff Cemetery in Hartsdale on Tuesday June 22 at 1 PM. CARGAIN FUNERAL HOMES, INC. 418 Route Six Mahopac, NY 10541 (845)628-5655