NFA Class of 1950 Memorial Page


Posted by Kristen Rizzo Sammarco 1983

   Abbruscato, Geraldine A. (Dolly) Angelone, 37, of 3 Valley View Dr. New Windsor, died Sunday (Jan. 4. 1970). at St Luke's Hospital. Newburgh NY. Coroner Edward J. Pekar ordered an autopsy but said preliminary indications were that death was caused by an overdose of medication at home. Born in Newburgh, Dec. 31, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Mamie Romano Abbruscato and was married to Michael R. Angelone. Mrs. Angelone attended local schools and graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1950. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church. Surviving besides her husband are three children, Dawn, Gary and John, all at home; two brothers, Carmine C. and Frank J. Abbruscato, both of New Windsor; several aunts, uncles. nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at the Coloni Funeral Home, Rt. 9W, New Windsor, at 9 a.m., Wednesday. At 10, a requiem Mass will be offered at Sacred Heart Church. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.
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    Alford, Ida M. Clarkson - Class of 1950 - Pauline Rute Hall 1952 11/Jun/2017

  • Alpern, Helene "Lee" Lieberman - Pauline Rute Hall 1952 04/Mar/2018

  • Ambrosetti, Rosanna - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 12/Nov/2020
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Anderson, Jean Buckner of the Town of Newburgh, a Pharmacy Clerk at Middlehope Pharmacy in the Town of Newburgh, for 30 years and a life long resident of the area died Monday, Jan. 24, 2000 at Westchester- Medical Center, Valhalla, NY.  She was 66. The daughter of the late Alfred Anderson and Jane Stewart, she was born Feb. 20, 1933 in Newburgh. Survivors include her husband, Clinton Buckner at home; two daughters, Susan Johansson of Poughkeepsie and Lori Cosentino of the Town of Newburgh; one sister, Sally Danko of Seveirville, Tenn; four grandchildren, Rachael, Kristin, Maria Cosentino of the Town of Newburgh and Erika Johansson of Poughkeepsie; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers Alfred Anderson and Robert Anderson. Visitation will be private for family members. Entombment will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Newburgh. Arrangements were made by Engel Funeral Home, Rt. 9W North Newburgh.
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Arbore, Nicholas   Born April 21, 1932 and Died August 1975


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

    Argenio, Dolores P. Ebneter of Newburgh, N.Y. died Monday, September 20, 2004 in Cornwall Hospital, Cornwall. She was 72. She was born July 7, 1932 in Newburgh to the late Lena Ferrara and John Argenio. She was the widow of Frank Ebneter. Through her life she was devoted to being a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Survivors include one son, Mark Ebneter of Rock Tavern; three daughters, Sharon Greene of Cherokee Village, Ark., Debbie Jones of Ashflat, Ark., and Traci Pond of Newburgh; two sisters, Mildred Grippo of Beacon, and Mary Megna of Montgomery; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by brothers and sisters, Rose Marino, Dilly Argenio, Harry Argenio, Fred Argenio, Art Argenio, and Bill Argenio. Services and visiting will be private. Donations made to the charity of one's choice in her memory will be appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the James F. Lulves Funeral Home, Inc., 9 Ave. A, Cornwall-on-Hudson



  • Arnold, Dorothy (Sr. John Catherine, O.P.) - Class of 1950) - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Atkins, Beverly A. of Fishkill, N.Y. a retired administration manager for the IBM Corp., retiring in 1992 after 37 years of service, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2001, at home. she was 68. The daughter of the late Russell and Marie Atkins, she was born April 18, 1933, in Newburgh. She attended St. Mary's Church in Newburgh, was a founder of the First Catholic Club in Newburgh and a member of the Southern Dutchess Country Club in Beacon. Survivors include her brother, Russell J. Atkins of Athens; two sisters, Joan Glynn of Newburgh and M. Virginia D-Aiutolo of Columbia, Maryland; four nephews, Sam Bosch, Tim Bosch, Thomas Atkins and Michael Joseph D'Aiutolo; and four nieces, Barbara Honda, Kathleen McCoy, Diane D'Aiutolo-Collins and Amy D'Aiutolo-Mortimer. The family will receive their friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec, 27 at White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 North Plank Rd., Rte 32, Town of Newburgh. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Mary's Church, 180 South St., Newburgh with Father William Scafidi officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contribution may be sent to st. Mary's Church, 180 South St., Newburgh, N.Y. 12550. Funeral arrangements in care of White & Venuto Funeral Home.


    Posted by Dom Colotti - Class of 1948  + picture Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Aulogia, Louis James "Lou" Music Educator for 30 years for the Newburgh School District and lifetime area resident, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, March 20, 2007 in Kaplan Family Hospice Center, Newburgh. He was 74. Lou was predeceased by his parents, Salvatore and Catherine Oliva Aulogia, and survived by his best friend and devoted wife of 48 years, Elaine Stankiewicz Aulogia, at home; his loving children, Mark Aulogia and his wife Laura of New Windsor, Joe Aulogia and his wife Susan of Newburgh, Dean Aulogia of Newburgh, and Mary Lou Vecchione and her husband Joey of Pinehurst, NC; his siblings, Ace Accilli, Sal Aulogia and Mary Hollenbeck, all of Newburgh; sisters-in-law, Sue Aulogia, Florence Aulogia, Sister Ann Stankiewicz, O.P., and Anne Stankiwicz; beloved grandchildren, Erica, Dana Rose, Sophia and Katie Rae Aulogia, Joey and Angela Vec-chione, and Tara Sauber; and several dear nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Dominick Aulogia, and his grandson, Dante Aulogia. He attended Ithaca College where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Music, and Columbia Teacher's College at Columbia University where he earned his Master's Degree in Conducting. He enlisted in the US Army from 1955-57 during the Korean War, where he served on the Korean Military Advisory Group, before bringing his musical talents to the Newburgh School District where he worked for thirty years. He was considered a master teacher with an attitude about teaching music that was second to none, and was well respected by both his students and colleagues alike. In addition to his teaching, he was a well-respected piano technician throughout the area. A community activist, Lou was involved in numerous fundraisers and visitations to hospitals, nursing homes, and other institutions. He was the recipient of numerous community awards including NYS United Teachers Award, Macbeth Humanitarian Award, Newburgh School District Music Award, Tri-State Auxiliary Police Award, Town of New Windsor Civic Achievement, and the New Windsor Appreciation Award. Lou was a member of the NYS Retired Teachers, Newburgh Teacher's Assn., and Veterans of Foreign Wars. Upon his retirement, he continued educating students at Valley Central, Wappingers Falls and Sacred Heart School in Newburgh. Above all else, Lou was a VERY SPECIAL GENTLEMAN to all who knew him, and he will be dearly missed. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, March 23, 2007 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 24 in Sacred Heart Church, Newburgh. Burial will follow in Mt. St. Francis Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions on Lou's behalf may be sent to The Louis J. Aulogia Excellence in Instrumental Performance Academic Scholarship, Newburgh Board of Education, 124 Grand St., Newburgh, NY 12550.

    Posted by alfonse ciaccio on March 22, 2007............Mr. Aulogia was indeed a very special person. In fact, he reminded me of the character played by Richard Dreyfus named "Mr. Holland" in the movie "Mr. Holland's Opus". Reminiscent of that part, Mr. Aulogia would do anything to get one of us kids involved in some sort of positive musical activity. I am a professional musician today in large part due to his influence. He always had what we call in music "big ears" for music. But those ears were not employed only in things musical. Those ears also listened to those of us struggling to find our way in life and as musicians. May he rest in peace. I salute you sir.


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    Aulogia, Mary Hollenbeck - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 02/Apr/2019
       Baker, Richard

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Baker, William  "Buddy" Edward of Newburgh, died Tuesday, April 22, 2003 at Hudson Valley Rehabilitation and Extended Care Center Highland, N.Y. He was 72. The son of the late Harry A. and Irene Murphy Baker, he was born November 3, 1930 in Newburgh. William graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1950, and was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church, sang with the Layman's Chorus and the Echo Choral Ensemble. He was a retired laborer for Regal Bags, Newburgh and was a US Army veteran. Survivors include his niece, Elaine Baker-Bevier (Sandy) and her husband, Russell; great-nieces, Latoya Denice Brown and Elaine Michelle Gerald; great-nephew, Craig H. Bevier, all of Newburgh; sister-in-law, Theatrice Backer of Highland, N.Y.; cousin, Bill Baker of Goshen, N.Y.; and other relatives and friends. He was pre-deceased by his brothers and sisters, Edith, Leroy, Robert Alberta, Edna and Doris; great-nieces, Edith and Hazel; and great-nephew, Willie. Visitation will be on Monday, April 28 from 11 a.m. to 12 Noon in the Ebenezer Baptist Church, 76 First Street, Newburgh. The funeral will follow at 12 Noon. The Reverend John Gregory Hooks, Pastor, Bethel Baptist Church, Mt. Kisco, N.Y., will officiate. Interment will follow in the Cedar Hill Cemetery, Middle Hope. Rhodes Funeral Home, New Windsor entrusted with arrangements.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Baxter, Mary Ann Duryea  aka "Beautiful Hollywood Mother/Nana," passed away peacefully on March 4, 2011 at the age of 78 in Tequest FL. she was born September 20, 1932 in Newburgh, to William Houston Baxter and Isabelle O'Malley Baxter. She lived in Newburgh through high school and after college she resided primarily in Ramsey, NJ, where she raised three children with her husband. She enriched the lives of so many people with her compassion, her vigor for life and her amazing sense of humor! She will be greatly missed but never forgotten by her many friends and her beloved family - dear friend, Beverly Bauer of Newburgh; ex-husband, Dwight Duryea; brother, Bill Baxter and sister-in-law, Annie Baxter of Newburgh; many nieces and nephews; son, Tom Duryea of Ramsey, NJ; daughter, Denise (Murray); son-in-law, Dan; adored grandchildren: Danny, Michael, Joey, and Patrick, and her great-granddaughter, Maddie, all of Denver, CO. She was predeceased by her beloved son, Bill Duryea of Ramsey, NJ. You will forever be in our hearts Little Lady - the world was a better place because of you. Funeral Services will be held at the Wyckoff Reformed Church in Wyckoff, NJ at 10 a.m., April 30. Donations in her name may be made to Hospice. Arrangements are entrusted to Taylor & Modeen Funeral Home. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.taylorandmodeen.com


       Bellis, Pauline

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

      Berardinelli, Anthony P. of Milton, entered into eternal rest on Monday, May 13, 2013 at Castle Point VA Hospital, Castle Point, NY. He was 80 years old. Son of the late James and Mimi Maggio Berardinelli, he was born August 5, 1932 in Newburgh. He married Genevieve Mele on May 19 1957 in Sacred Heart Church in Newburgh-they celebrated fifty-five years of marriage together. Genevieve resides at home. In addition to his wife, Genevieve, Anthony is survived by their five children and their spouses and three grandchildren.Visitation will be held from 10 am to 1pm on Thursday, May 16 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh A funeral service will follow at 1 pm at the funeral home with Father John Vondras officiating. Private burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Anthony’s memory can be made to the Hospice Fund at Castle Point Veterans Administration; please make checks payable to: Hospice Fund and mail to Voluntary Service, VAHVHCS, Castle Point Campus, Castle Point, NY 12511. In memo section of check, Anthony Berardinelli, GPF 1536.


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       Best, Hilda Campbell     Born May 22,1932   Died  Jan. 3, 1998


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    Biengardo, Andrew Francis Jr. - Pauline Rute Hall 1952
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    Bockemuhl, Barbara Anderson - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 14/Dec/2019

  • Boice, Mildred Schoonmaker Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965
       Bonura, Mary

  • Booth, Dorothy Everett - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 14/Sep/2019
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    Bowe, Thomas Joseph - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 20/Sep/2018
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

           Bowman, John A. "Big Jawn"  of Newburgh passed away on Monday, August 8, 2011 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was 79. Son of the late Robert and Margaret Reilly Bowman, he was born on October 11, 1931 in Newburgh, NY. On February 15, 1953 at Sacred Heart Church in Newburgh, NY, he married Rita DiCesare who survives at home. John graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1950, and was one of the first of two four-letter varsity sportsman. The highlight of his sports career was a tryout for his beloved New York Yankees. John retired from Dupont, and also worked for IBM and the TSA at Stewart Airport. John also served in the New York National Guard from 1950-1960. All those who knew and loved John will remember him as a gentle giant, an animal lover, a devoted and loving husband, father and grandfather. May he rest in peace, reunited with his family and friends who predeceased him. He will be sadly missed. In addition to his wife, John is survived by his loving children, Marianne Proscia, and her husband Marino, of Walden, and John A. Bowman, Jr., and his wife Eileen, of Newburgh; brother and sister-in law, James and Geraldine Dennis of Newburgh; grandchildren: Michael Bowman, and his wife, Lindsey, Peter, Mollie, and Emily Bowman of Newburgh and Johnathan and Elizabeth Proscia of Walden; nieces and nephews: James Dennis, Susan Patel, Bernadette Orthland, Mary Patrice Bailey of Newburgh, Gerald Dennis of Ocala, FL, Denice Knox of Newburgh, Robert Bowman of Cornwall, NY, and Mary Ellen Bowman of Newburgh. In addition to his parents, John was predeceased by his brother, Robert Bowman and niece, Kathleen Dennis. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 11 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m., Friday, August 12 at Sacred Heart Church, Newburgh. Entombment will follow in Cedar Hill Mausoleum, Newburgh. To send a personal condolence or for directions. please visit www.BrooksFH.com  or call 845-561-8300



  • Braden, Dorothy Nash - Class of 1950 - Doug Kendall 1951 14/Feb/2018
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

         Brewster, Robert "Bob"  81 passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2013. He was born and raised in Newburgh, NY. He served during the Korean Conflict and was a former Police Officer. He lived his later years in Florida. He will be sadly missed by his wife family and friends. Arrangements by Fero Funeral Home, Bevarly Hills, FL.


    Posted by Bob Wilson

       Brooks, Selig - Selig's parents owned and operated a small corner convenience store at the NW corner of Robinson Avenue and First Streets in the mid-1940's. -  Born June 15, 1933  Died Mar. 9, 1999


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       Buchanan, Stephen     Born Feb 6, 1933    Died  Nov. 3, 1995


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    Buffington, James - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 14/Feb/2018

  • Bulson, Jeanine Cimorelli - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 18/Jul/2019
       Buser, Mary

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Campbell, Harold F. "Poppy-Grandpa" passed peacefully surrounded by this family and extended family on Saturday, July 23, 2011, at Orange Regional Medical Center in Goshen. He was 79. "A timeless man who brought joy to people of all ages through his voice and love of music. He was a devoted family man whose love of travel and compassion for animals made the world a better place." The son of the late Joseph A. and Mary K. Tighe Campbell, he was born in East Rutherford NJ on March 10, 1932. Harold was a retired Maintenance Manager for I.B.M. Corporation in Yorktown Height, NY and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Survivors include his wife Wilma Beam Campbell at home; daughters, Sherri Smith and her husband Joseph of Otisville and Jeryl-Jo O'Dell of Middletown; sons Daniel A. Hopkins and his wife, Virginia of St. Charles, MO and Donald E. Hopkins of Pennsylvania; brother, Robert Campbell of Monticello; sisters: Katherine Cornish of Newburgh, Lorraine Garitty of Atlanta, GA, Beverly Jennings and husband Melvin of Sheraw, SC; nine grandchildren: Thomas, Larry "Chip", Matthew, Katie, Jacqueline, Jenna, Dan, Nicholas and William; two great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and our extended Karaoke family. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday July 26, at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home 117 Maple Ave. Monroe. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday July 27 at the funeral home with Pastor Steven Peiffer officiating. Interment will follow in the Cemetery of the Highlands Route 32, Highland Mills. Arrangements by Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home 845/782-8185 or www.ssqfuneralhome.com


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       Canfield, Marvin C. Newburgh, N.Y. a retired accountant for the U.S. Mint at West Point, died Tuesday, June 24, 2003 at Cornwall Hospital. He was 72. The son of Marvin A. Canfield and Carmilla Bell, he was born February 27, 1931 in Newburgh. He was a Past Master of Masonic Temple #309, Newburgh. Survivors include one son, George Canfield of Palm Bay, Fla.; one daughter, Dawn McDowell of Newburgh; one brother, William Canfield of Fort Lee, N.J.; five grandchildren. Funeral services will be private. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, New Windsor. Arrangements by Hudson Valley Funeral Home.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

      Cannella, Gus M. 79, died Oct. 4, 2011, at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute, Fort Pierce. He was born in Newburgh, N.Y., and lived in Port St. Lucie for 14 years. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Mary Jayne Cannella of Port St. Lucie; daughter, Laurie Snyder of Port St. Lucie; son, Michael Cannella of Deerfield Beach; and three grandchildren. Services: There are no services.


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    Cannizzaro, Philip - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 21/Apr/2017

  • Carroll, Walter - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965
      Cathcart, Frederick  "Freddy"

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Collins, Evelyn Pacella      Born Sept. 17, 1932  Died Apr. 1, 2001  


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            Conklin, William Charles (Will), 81 + years old, died June 30, 2013, he was a lifelong resident of Newburgh/Hamlet of Wallkill area until his retirement in 1993 to Naples, FL. He was the former co-owner and vice president of Ira D. Conklin & Sons, Inc. from 1959 -1976 and founder of WCC Tank Technology, Inc. in 1976, serving as president and CEO until retirement. Bill (or Will as he preferred to be called) is survived by his wife, Doris (Libolt) Conklin and was the son of deceased Ira D. Conklin, Sr. and Lulu (Gibson) Tuttle. He is also survived by his loving children: Freesia Raine of Felton, CA, Joan Conklin of Highland, NY, Julie Ronk of Hamlet of Wallkill, NY, Colleen Suo of Herkimer, NY, Daniel Conklin of Lakeland, FL. He was predeceased by his daughter, Melonie Porteous - now in Heaven. Will also leaves behind one brother, Ira II; one sister, Jane Giaimo, and two half-sisters: Irene and Kate; also, nine grandchildren: Heaven, Angel, Jesse Autumn, Bill, Ken, Tim, David, Andrew and Jason; two great-grandchildren: Allison and Jordan and several nieces and nephews. Will served his country during the Korean War in the U.S. Navy aboard Destroyers and Destroyer Escorts and was an active member of the USS Ingersoll Vets Assoc., acting as chaplain for three years and a member of Tin Can Sailors. He was a longtime member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Walden, NY, serving on the Council and as financial secretary for five years. He also served on the board of First Assembly Ministries in Naples, FL, while residing there for 14 years, ushering and driving a Church Bus for children and senior citizens. Will has been a member of Alcoholics Anonymous since 1971, staying clean of all alcohol and helping others do the same. At the time of his death, Will was an active member of Live Oak Church of God, Live Oak, FL, ushering as long as he was able and acting as a Local Missionary Representative for three years. He loved his church, for sure, and loved his Jesus even more. There will be a Memorial Service at Trinity Lutheran Church in Walden, NY on August 17th at 10 a.m., followed by a brief time of fellowship for Will's family and friends. In lieu of flowers, you may make a gift to Trinity Lutheran Church Sunday School fund in Walden, NY.



  • Copans, Patricia Townsend - Class of 1950 - Pauline Rute Hall 1952
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       Copeland, Vernon   Born  July 25, 1932    Died April 1984


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       Corrado, Celia Carlstrom         Born  Aug. 12, 1932   Died  Aug. 21, 1997


       Corwin, Janice

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

         Cosman, Burton Milton husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, passed away peacefully on February 10, 2014 after a brief illness. He was “Burt” to some; to others, he was “Pop.” He was 82. The son of the late E. Pauline (Wilcock) Cosman and Burton Cecil Cosman, he was born May 9, 1931 in Middlehope, NY and lived the vast majority of his life in Middlehope before becoming a Florida resident in his retirement and splitting his time between Middlehope and St. Cloud, Florida. Burton was a product of the Newburgh School District and graduated from State University of New York at Delhi before returning to the family farm in Middlehope, NY. He, his father and his brother David also owned and operated the Candlestick Mobile Home Park in Middlehope until their retirement. He was an original member of Middlehope Fire Company and formerly a member of Moulton Memorial Baptist Church. In the 1970s, he was instrumental in the re-establishment of the Chapel Hill Bible Church, where he was a member and served as an elder. Whether it was sitting at a table with a puzzle, eating a slice of pie or tending his garden, Burt enjoyed the quiet times. He spent many hours with his tools in his shed, creating projects for the entire family, especially his grandchildren. Burt leaves behind countless memories to be cherished by his family, including his wife of 57 years, Doris (Jones) Cosman of St. Cloud, FL and Middlehope, NY and their four children: Cynthia Mentz and her husband Jeffrey of Pine Bush, NY; Thomas Cosman of Middlehope, NY; Mark Cosman and his wife Lynn of Milton, NY; and Diane Reynolds and her husband James of Simsbury, CT. “Pop” also leaves behind seven grandchildren whom he adored: Melissa, Christine and Victoria Cosman; Danika Rockwell and her husband Dustin; Adam Mentz; and Kelly and Benjamin Reynolds. He also leaves two great-grandchildren: Braden and Jaelene. Burton is also survived by three brothers and a sister: David Cosman and his wife Anita of Estero, FL; Peter Cosman and his wife Rosanne of Casper, WY; Bruce Cosman and his wife Ruth of Smithville, OK; and Ruthann Deyo and her husband Robert of Berthoud, CO. He also leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews and cousins. Friends may call at Brooks Funeral Home in Newburgh on Friday, February 14 from 5-8 pm. The funeral services will be at Goodwill Church on Route 208 in Montgomery on Saturday, February 15 at 10 am. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery.


       Coutant, Catherine

       Cox, Willett    See info from wife  Beverly A. Thompson Cox NFA 1954

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

             Coykendall, Roy W. of New Windsor, a retired Technician from Texaco Research, entered into rest July 21, 2013, at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital. He was 81. Born October 6, 1931 in Newburgh, NY, the son of the late William P. and Helen M. Fitzgerald Coykendall. He was a member of V.F.W. # 973 Newburgh, Volunteer at Castle Point V.A. Beacon, and Coast Guard Auxiliary in Cornwall. Roy served in the U.S. Air Force as a Staff Sergeant, serving from October 1948 to November 1953. Survivors include his companion of 42 years, Marsha Fingerhut; loving father of Debra Regan of Old Westbury, NY and Terry Gallagher of Lindenhurst, NY; loving grandfather of Charles, Kristin, Tara, Michael; loving great-grandfather to Miguel, Nylaa, Aljah, Jayden; two brothers: Douglas Kendall of Washington, Edward Coykendall of Newburgh; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a daughter, Donna Coykendall and two sisters: Jean Whitney and Barbara Calcagni. Calling Hours will be held Wednesday, July 24th from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. A Funeral Service will be held Thursday, July 25th at 11 a.m. at Doulin Newburgh Funeral Home, Inc. Cremation will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Donations may be made to: V.A.H.V.H.C.S. Castle Point Campus, Route 9D, Castle Point, NY 12511. Arrangements are under the care of Christian D. Garrison of the Doulin Newburgh Funeral Home, Inc., 845-562-0068


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Crudele, Margaret  "Margie" C. of New Windsor, a retired operator at New York Telephone Co., Newburgh, and a lifelong resident of the area, died Sunday Sept. 29 at St. Lukes Hospital Newburgh.  She was 64. The daughter of James and Elvira M. Palentino Crudele, she was born Sept. 29, 1932, in New Windsor.  She was a member of Oblates of Newburgh. In addition to her parents of New Windsor, survivors include one brother, John J. Crudele of Hawaii; three sisters, Carmela Hillman and Caroline Sarvis, both of Newburgh and Rose A. Crudele of New Windsor, and several nieces and nephews. The family said, "She was a loving daughter and loving sister, a good-hearted person who loved her church". Arrangements were made by the Coloni Funeral Home, New Windsor. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor.


       Curry, Barbara

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

    Davidson, Harry    Born  May 29, 1931  Died  April 30, 1995   Ulster County NY


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       Davis, Joan  "Joanne" Karsevar of Eustis, Fla. and Sierra Vista, Ariz., a civil service retiree, entered into rest Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at home. She was 67. The daughter of the late Arthur P. and Josephine Ward Davis Sr., she was born Dec. 9, 1932, in Newburgh. A graduate of Newburgh Free Academy and Spencer's Business School, she also attended M.I.T. Survivors include her beloved husband, Myron L. Karsevar, whom she married Aug. 2, 1958, in New Windsor, of Florida; two daughters, Ronnie Marie McIntosh and Nadine A. Karsevar, both of Arizona; one brother, Arthur P. Davis Jr. and his wife Audrey of Newburgh; three grandchildren, Nathan and Jeremiah Stoneberg and Kaitlin McIntosh, all of Arizona; one niece, Dr. Karen Davis-Bruno; and one nephew, Arthur P. Davis IV. There will be a private graveside service at the convenience of the family in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of DiDonato-Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh.


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    Dederick, Robert - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 14/May/2017
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

        DeKay, Richard "Dick" died May 15, 2015 at the age of 82. Dick was the son of the late Clarence Peter DeKay and Elizabeth Durkee Vail. Dick was born on January 1, 1933 at Florida, NY and was a graduate of Newburgh Free Academy, Class of 1950. Dick was a born again Christian and longtime member of the Mid-Hudson Camp of the Gideons International and with his wife Nathalie placed many thousands of Gideon Bibles and Testaments in all walks of life. Dick was in private practice for over 50 years as a licensed Land Surveyor throughout Orange County and environs. His professional career included memberships in the American Congress of Surveying and Mapping, National Association of Professional Land Surveyors, New York State Society of Professional Engineers, Orange Country Chapter, of which he is past president 1964-1965 and a member of the Delaware Hudson Land Surveyors Association, New York State Association of Professional Land Surveyors. Dick has been associated with his son, Richard B. DeKay, L.S. for over 38 years in the practice of Land Surveying. Orphaned at 15, after high school at the age of 17 Dick volunteered in the United States Navy and served during the Korean War with the corpsman; Dick was a charter member of the Cornwall Volunteer Ambulance Corps founded in 1955 and a life member of the Monroe Volunteer Ambulance Corps. He attended Orange County Community College and Rutgers University taking courses to help his land surveying career. He married Nathalie Jean Brewster on July 18th, 1954 at the Canterbury Presbyterian Church in Cornwall. Their union lasted over 53 years with Nathalie going to be with the Lord March 5th, 2008. They had three children: Yvonne Elizabeth and her husband, Douglas K. Fletcher, Richard Brewster DeKay and Russell Craig DeKay (who died on April 6th, 1974) and two grandchildren: Lauren and James Fletcher. He was predeceased by his brother, Donald Vail DeKay and survived by his brother, Kenneth DeKay. In the 1960s Dick formed a fast pitch softball team (as part of the Monroe Industrial League) named after a nick-name he acquired in the service "DeKay Bears". Many locals played and good times were enjoyed with their families. Dick had grown up in the Young Men's Christian Association in Newburgh, playing all sports, especially Floor Hockey which he played for many years enjoying the sportsmanship it afforded. Dick was a Lifetime member of the American Legion - Judson P. Galloway Post 152 Newburgh, NY, a charter member of the Cornwall Historical Society, a long time member of the Tres Dias Community (weekend no. 57) and the Karios Community, serving at Otisville Federal Prison no. 1 and Sing Sing Prison no. 2, the National Rifle Association; The Albany Colony of the Society of Mayflower Descendants through his pilgrim ancestors John Alden and Priscilla Mullins; a Lifetime member of the Moffatt Clan Society through his ancestor Rev. John Moffatt and a life member of the Holland Society of New York, through the ancestor Jacob Theuniszen DeKay who emigrated from Holland to New Amsterdam about 1650. He was also a retired Elder of the Goodwill Evangelical Presbyterian Church (ordained April, 1967). I am now in Heaven, dear ones, oh so happy and so bright. There is perfect joy and beauty in the everlasting light. All the pain and grief is over, every yearning past. I am at peace forever safely home at last. Remember my smile, remember my words and remember my love. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations would be appreciated to: The Gideons International Mid-Hudson Camp, P.O. Box 655, Walden NY 12586; the Goodwill Church Building Fund, 2135 Route 208 Montgomery, NY 12549 and the Cornwall Volunteer Ambulance Corps P.O. Box 151, Cornwall, NY 12518. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, May 18th at Quigley Bros. Funeral Home, 337 Hudson St., Cornwall-On-Hudson, NY. A Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 19th at Goodwill Presbyterian Church, Rte. 208, Montgomery, NY. Burial will follow the Service in Woodlawn Cemetery, New Windsor, NY. Arrangements by Kevin Quigley, Quigley Brothers Funeral Home, Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY, 534-9424.


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       Dillard, Flora Ponder     Born  July 18, 1932   Died  April 1, 1992  Newburgh


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          Doerr, Shirley M. Worthley a homemaker and longtime area resident, died Saturday, October 13, 2007 at Benedictine Hospital in Kingston. She was 75. The daughter of the late Charles and Ethel Doerr, she was born November 22, 1931 in Newburgh. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, where she volunteered at the senior luncheons. She was also an avid volunteer for Mid Hudson Animal Aid. Shirley always responded to help animals in need, whenever she was called. Survivors include her husband, Richard Worthley at home; daughters, Deborah Worthley of Lake Katrine and Janet Ferguson and husband Gary of the Town of Newburgh; granddaughters, Jennifer and Jessica; and great-grandson, Isaiah; and nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Norman Doerr. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, October 16 at White and Venuto Funeral Home, 188 N. Plank Rd., Town of Newburgh. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 17 at Trinity United Methodist Church, Fostertown Road, Town of Newburgh. The Rev. Charles Gockel will officiate. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations to the Mid-Hudson Animal Aid, 54 Simmons Lane, Beacon, NY 12508.


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       Dominick, Nicholas P. Sr. of the Town of Newburgh, manager for Broadway Auto Parts and lifelong resident of the area, died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 1998, in St. Luke's Hospital, Newburgh. He was 66. The son of Vincent and Susan Marcantonio Dominick, he was born Sept. 10, 1932, in Newburgh. He was an Air Force Veteran who served in Korea. He was a member of St. Patrick's Church, Newburgh. Survivors include his wife, Arlene Paolo Dominick, at home; two sons, Nicholas Jr. and his wife, Gwen of Cornwall and Anthony and his wife, Lisa of Nanuet; one daughter, Dana and her husband, Ron Fazio of New Hyde Park, LI,; one brother, Vincent Dominick of Newburgh; one sister, Delores Eitch of Newburgh; three grandchildren, Nicholas Dominick, Kaitlin Dominick, and Zachary Dominick; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 2, at Quigley Brothers Funeral Home, Cornwall-on-Hudson. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 2, in St. Patrick's Church, Newburgh. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in New Windsor. Memorial contributions may be sent to Sloane Kettering Hospital in NYC. Arrangements were made by Quigley Brothers Funeral Home, Cornwall-on-Hudson.


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      Donahue, Joan Kranzo passed away on April 12, 2009, in Lakewood, Ocean County, NJ. Joan was born Sept. 1, 1931 and graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1950


       Dunn, Patricia
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    Earley, Charles W. - Class of 1950 - Pauline Rute Hall. 1952 09/Mar/2018
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

    Eckert, Barbara A. Chase 78, a longtime Hyde Park resident formerly of Newburgh, died Monday, June 6, 2011 at Ferncliff Nursing Home in Rhinebeck. Born in Newburgh on October 20, 1932, she was the daughter of the late George and Margaret Kopaskie Eckert. She was a graduate of the Newburgh Free Academy. Mrs. Chase was a pharmacy tech. at Ferncliff Nursing Home for many years until her retirement in 1995. She married her first husband, Jack Maxwell, on August 15, 1950. Together, they had four children. Her former husband predeceased her on June 19, 2006. Her second husband, Roy Chase, predeceased her on July 28, 1995. Survivors include her three children, Martin Maxwell and Diane Sindone, both of Hyde Park, and Cynthia Parow of Pleasant Valley; four step-children; eight grandchildren; one great granddaughter; sister, Faye Goldstein; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, Michael J. Maxwell on April 28, 2008. In keeping with Barbara's wishes, cremation has taken place. Memorial calling hours will be from 4 to 7 pm, Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc., Rte. 9, Hyde Park. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 am, Thursday, June 9th at Ferncliff Nursing Home, 21 Ferncliff Dr., Rhinebeck. Burial of her ashes will follow in the family plot in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Red Hook. Memorial donations may be made to Russell Refuge, Inc., PO Box 725, Rhinebeck, NY, 12572, (www.russellrefuge.org ) for Jack Russell Terrier rescue. To send a condolence or for directions, please visit www.sweetsfuneralhome.com


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       Elford, William    Born Dec. 8, 1931  Died June 30, 2004


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       Ellis, Gerard     Born May 24, 1932    Died  June 1984


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    Evans, William "Bill" - Class of 1950 - Pauline Rute Hall 1952
       Felder, Sidney
       Ferguson, George
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       Finkenhauer, Gunther died October 5, 1988 in Newburgh NY.  Gunther was born in 1932 at Middletown, NY to Eugene and Pauline Finkenauer.  He was married October 15, 1961 to Christine Boice Finkenauer and was a graduate of Newburgh Free Academy, class of 1950.  Survivors include his wife; three daughters Chris Finkenauer, Linda Finkenauer Shera and Karen Finkenauer Geer; his sister in laws Mildred Schoonmaker her husband Hart, Joan Malcolm, her husband William, Audrey Spreer her husband Charles and brother in law Howard Boice his wife Dorothy Sendall Boice.


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       Foley, Paul    Born Dec. 28, 1930     Died   Jan 2, 1998  Colorado Springs CO


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       Franklin, Wilbur   Born   Feb. 28, 1933   Died April 1978


    Posted by James R Formato 65

          Gardner, David G.   of the Town of Newburgh, NY, entered into rest on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 peacefully at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital - Newburgh Campus, surrounded by his loving family. (August 16, 1932 - February 21, 2012) He was 79 years old. David was born August 26, 1932 in Newburgh, NY, the son of David G. and Hazel K. Baxter Gardner. Both parents predeceased their son. He was an engineer at IBM - Fishkill. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge of Newburgh, Unity Lodge # 22 - Saratoga Masonic Temple, The American Legion, and The Quarter Century Club with IBM. David married Mary Casalinuovo on January 6, 1963. They were married for 49 years. Survivors include: his wife, Mary Gardner at home; daughter, Pat Bocchinfuso and her husband, Bob of Rio, NY; son, David Gardner of Corinth, NY; daughter, Susan Barry and her husband, John of Town of Newburgh, NY; grandchildren: Mark Ferris, Jason Bocchinfuso, Allyson Bocchinfuso, Lauren Barry; great granddaughter: Lillyann Ferris. Visitation will be on Friday, February 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Engel Funeral Home, Inc., 5319 Route 9W (Middlehope), Newburgh, NY. A service for family and friends will be offered at 9 a.m. on Saturday, February 25 at Engel Funeral Home, Inc. Reverend George Mason will officiate. Burial will immediately follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh, NY. In lieu of flowers, please donate: Alzheimer's Association, 2 Jefferson Plaza, Suite 103, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-4060 or the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220-3049. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Robert C. Engel of the Engel Funeral Home, Inc., Newburgh, N.Y. 845-562-1144. To send a note of condolence, please visit our web site at www.engelfuneralhome.com


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    Garofalo, Rosalee Mele - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 24/Nov/2020
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Gehle, Richard F.  "Dick" of North Granby, Conn. and former Simsbury, Conn. resident died Wednesday, April 18, 2001, at home. He was 68. The son of the late Fredrick and Elsie (Schnackenberg) Gehle (former owners of the Pine Tree Inn), he was born Oct. 30, 1932, in Elizabeth, N.J. Mr. Gehle was a graduate of Bucknell University, Lewisburgh, Pa., and served in the U.S. Army. He was co-owner with Paul C. Whelan of G & W Machine Company in East Windsor for 28-years and was a member of Phi Kappa Psi and the Society of Mechanical Engineers. Survivors include his wife, Mary E. (Gibbons) Gehle; four daughters and sons-in-laws, Karen Geiling and her husband, Col. James Geiling of Rockville, Md., Ruthann Stainken and Gerry Fults of Corte Madera, Calif., Susan Gehle Granata and her husband, Richard of Bloomfield, and Kristin and Brock Graham of Old Saybrook; six grandchildren, Jennifer and Michael Geiling, Nicholas and Jonathan Granata, and Ian and Amelia Graham; many dear friends and family whom reside in Germany. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 21, in the First Congregational Church of North Granby, 219 North Granby Road, Conn. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to McLean Home, 75 Great Pond Road, Simsbury, Conn. 06070 or Granby Ambulance Association, P.O. Box 617, Granby, Conn. 06035. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Vincent Funeral Home, 880 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury


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          Gimbert, Elizabeth Cannon a lifelong area resident, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at the Orange Regional Medical Center in the Town of Wallkill. She was 82 years of age. The daughter of the late John and Bertha Pecka Gimbert, she was born on February 20, 1932 in Newburgh, NY. Elizabeth has been a resident of Middletown since 1979 and previously lived in New Windsor and Newburgh. Elizabeth graduated with the Class of 1950 from Newburgh Free Academy. She retired from I.B.M. in East Fishkill, NY. Survivors include: her husband, Douglas E. Cannon at home in Middletown; her daughter, Marie A. Gross and husband, James of Plattekill, NY; her son, Fred Weibrecht Jr. and spouse, Steven Abbott of Woodridge, NY; four granddaughters, Crystal Solano and husband, Jeff, Leigh Weibrecht, Stephanie and Katie Gross; two great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins; and her beloved cat, Presley. Elizabeth was predeceased by her sister, Marie and her husband, George Mycek, and her children's father, Fred Weibrecht Sr. Funeral services and cremation will be private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Middletown, 142 Bloomingburg Road, Middletown, NY 10940. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Cornelius, Dodd & Connell Funeral Home, Middletown, NY. To send a condolence to the family please visit www.connellfuneralhome.com


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           Gozza, Rita Buffington 78 of Manasquan, NJ (Four Seasons of Wall) passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2011, at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, NJ, with her family by her side. Rita was born and raised in Newburgh. She graduated for Newburgh Free Academy. Rita was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church as well as a soloist for the church. She married James Buffington on June 6, 1954. They lived in Germany for three years before moving back to north New Jersey. Rita and her family moved to the shore area in 1979 and then to Four Seasons in 1997. Rita was a partner in a Haagen Dazs Ice Cream Store in Red Bank, NJ from 1981 until her retirement in 1994. She was an avid tennis player and loved baking and cooking for everyone and anyone. Rita was predeceased by her son, William Buffington in 1988. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, James Buffington of Manasquan; a son and his wife, Jeffrey and Ann of Kona, Hawaii; two daughters and their husbands, Diane and Glenn Muller of West Fulton, NY and Lynne and Terrance Gould of Wall, NJ; four grandchildren: Jared, Troy, Austin and Caitlin. Rita is also survived by one brother, John Gozza and two sisters, Dolores Quick and Theresa Swanson, all of Newburgh, NY. Relatives and friends are invited to call Thursday, July 21, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Orender Family Home for Funerals, 2643 Old Bridge Road, Manasquan. A funeral prayer service will be conducted here at the funeral home on Thursday, July 21, at 3:30 p.m. Interment will be private at Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, at Sacred Heart Church, 25 South Robinson Ave., Newburgh, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF), 383 Main Ave., 5th FL, Norwalk CT 06851. To send condolences to the family or obtain directions to the funeral home, please visit www.orenderfamilyhome.com Graziano, Mary Ledbetter - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 03/Feb/2019


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      Greenwood, Dorothy Jane Antonucci affectionately known as Dottie, a lifetime resident of Town of Newburgh, entered into eternal rest on February 21 at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital in Newburgh. She was 81 years old. The daughter of the late James E. and Dorothy E. (Watts) Greenwood, Sr., Dottie was born on August 28, 1932 in Newburgh, NY. She was married to John N. Antonucci on November 23, 1953 in Newburgh, NY. She worked as a bookkeeper and computer operator for VDDW, LLP in Newburgh. Dottie was very active in her community. She proudly served as deacon at her church, was a red cross volunteer, a Big Sister, Girl Scout troop leader, and nursery school teacher. The rock of her family, Dottie was a loving soul who tirelessly worked to enrich the lives of those around her. She was a kind and generous woman that had a great love for children and showed it endlessly to her 5 children, 22 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Dottie will be truly missed by all who knew her. In addition to her husband of 60 years, Dottie leaves to cherish her memory her children: Frank A. Antonucci of Burlington, VT, Jon Mark Antonucci of Houston, TX, Stephanie DeLuca of Town of Newburgh, JoAnn Gonzales of Columbus, OH, Gina Antonucci of Town of New Windsor; 22 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and her niece Kim Raszcewski and nephew James Edward Greenwood. In addition to her parents, Dottie was predeceased by her brother James Edward Greenwood, Jr. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 pm on Monday, February 24 at The Meadow Hill Reformed Church, 211 Fletcher Road N., Newburgh. A funeral service officiated by Pastor Irving Rivera will be held at 10 am on Tuesday, February 25 at The Meadow Hill Reformed Church. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh. Memorial donations may be made in Dottie’s name to the Meadow Hill Reformed Church, 211 Fletcher Road, Newburgh, NY 12550


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      Greenwood, Herbert      Feb. 4, 1933     Died   June 24, 2006   Onondaga County NY


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          Grzibowski, Chester of New Windsor, entered into rest on Thursday, November 6, 2008 at the Friedwald Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation, Clarkstown, NY. He was 77. Son of the late Kszawiery and Anna Grzibowski, he was born on January 2, 1931 in Newburgh. He married Evelyn Pietrowski Grzibowski on November 29, 1953 in St. Joachim's Church, Beacon, who survives at home. Chester graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1950, attended Furman University in South Carolina and retired from Central Hudson Gas & Electric Co. In addition to his loving wife of 55 years, Evelyn, he is survived by his daughter, Maureen Grzibowski of New Windsor; sisters, Stella Terpenning of Greenville, NC and Helen Oddo of New Windsor; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers, Joseph, John and Steven Grzibowski; and sisters, Anne Magers and Sophie Hunter. Services will be private. Burial will take place in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor. Arrangements by Brooks 


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       Guzzi, Dominick  "Guz"   Born Mar. 31, 1933   Died June 1978


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       Haber, Arlene Milgrim"Ar"   Born July 13, 1932  Died  March 1, 2002


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

    Hadden, Robert L. Sr of Newburgh, a Supervisor for the N.Y.S.D.O.T. and a lifelong resident of the area, died February 24, 2011, at home after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 78. The son of the late LeRoy and Florence Powell Hadden, he was born February 25, 1932 in Newburgh.Survivors include his wife of over 60 years, Ruth Victor Hadden; three sons: Randy Hadden of Montgomery, Rorry Hadden of Newnan, GA, and Ross Hadden of Middletown; a daughter, Ruth Feicht and her husband, Greg of Monticello; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; brothers, John Hadden of New Jersey and LeRoy Hadden of Maryland; two sisters, Shirley Mell of the state Florida and Blanche Meeks of Alabama; several nieces and nephews. He was also predeceased by son Robert L. Hadden, Jr.Visitation will be Sunday, February 27, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Millspaugh Funeral Home, 22 Bank St., Walden. A Funeral Service will follow at 5 p.m. Rev. James VanHouten will officiate. Internment will take place at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bob's name may be made to Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc., 800 Stony Brook Ct., Newburgh, NY 12550.


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    Hamel, Arthur Bernard Jr. - Class of 1950 - Doug Kendo 1951 23/Jun/2020
       Hayden, Joan

    Posted by Lorraine Rute Cross 1955

        Heroy, Raymond J. of Newburgh, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, April 8, 2007 at St. Luke's Hospital, Newburgh. He was 74. Son of the late James Heroy and Catherine Gilmore, he was born May 22, 1932 in Newburgh. He was married to the late Rose Ann Meehan on October 29, 1955 at Our Lady of Mercy, Roseton. Raymond worked as a self employed contractor and carpenter. The family wishes to thank the terrific nursing staff at St. Luke's Hospital, Cornwall Hospital, and Dr. Thomas Mangiaracina. He is survived by his loving son and best friend, Raymond J. Heroy Jr., at home; sisters, Justine Kobelt and husband, Theodore of Wallkill, and Janet Baranski and husband, Stefan of Newburgh; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends. Raymond was predeceased by his loving wife, Rose Ann Heroy; son, John Fitzgerald Heroy; brothers: James H., Harry T., and John (Jack) P. Heroy. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., on Wednesday, April 11, 2007 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2007 at St. Mary's Church, Newburgh, with Father William Scafidi officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh. Memorial contributions on Raymond's behalf may be made to St. Mary's Church, 180 South St., Newburgh, NY 12550.


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    Hulse, Marian Carr - Class of 1950 - Pauline Rute Hall 1952 11/May/2017
       Johnston, Ann

    Posted by Bill Norvell 65

       Johnson, Robert F. a lifelong resident of Newburgh, entered into rest on Wednesday, April 23, 2003 at Cornwall Hospital. He was 70. Son of the late Ralph N. and Marie Henderson Johnson, he was born December 28, 1932 in Newburgh, where he continued to reside and was happily wed to Pamela Linger Johnson. Mr. Johnson graduated from Newburgh Free Academy, Class of 1950. He proudly served his country in the United States Army with over 37 years of military service. As Chief Warrant Officer (CW3), he retired after having served in the 170th Field Artillery Battalion in Newburgh, the 156th Artillery Battalion in Kingston, and the 204th Engineer Battalion in Binghamton. During his period of service to his country, Mr. Johnson served 24 months on active duty during the Korean Conflict. He received numerous medals, including the USA Good Conduct Medal, USA Reserve Components Achievement Medal with 3 Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster, USA National Defense Service Medal, USA Armed Forces Reserve Medal with one Hourglass, NYS Conspicuous Service Medal, NYS 30 Years Long and Faithful Service Medal, and NYS Aid to Civil Defense Medal with 2 Devices. Upon his retirement from the military, he was employed by McQuade's Children Services in New Windsor. He was a member of Moulton Memorial Baptist Church where he served as past treasurer, was an active member of the United States National Guard and the Retired Officers Association. Besides his beloved wife, Pamela, Robert is survived by three sons, Richard Johnson and Russell Johnson both of Newburgh and Ralph Johnson of the state of Florida; two daughters, Lorelei Pugh of Central Valley and Karin Herbert of Weston, Fla.; two sisters, Marie Roberts of the Town of Newburgh and Carol Johnson of the state of Florida; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Family will receive their friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., Sunday, April 27 at the Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, April 28 at the Moulton Memorial Baptist Church in Newburgh. Burial with full military honors will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in New Windsor. Memorial contributions on Mr. Johnson's behalf may be sent to the American Heart Assn., 301 Manchester Rd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. Mr. Johnson utilized a pacemaker/defibrillator which will be donated to the Animal Medical Center in NYC. To send a personal condolence or for directions to the funeral home, please visit www.Brooks-DiDonato.com



  • Jones, Donald - Class of 1950 - Doug Kendo 22/Jul/2020
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

           Joy, Ron Ronald Arthur of the Town of Newburgh, a retired technician at IBM in Poughkeepsie, NY entered into rest Monday, January 28, 2013 at Wingate of Beacon, NY. He was 80. The son of the late Arthur and Genevieve McCarry Joy, he was born September 30, 1932 in Cornwall, NY. Ron was a life member of the Dan Leghorn Fire Co. #1 and past president of the Benevolent Association, life member of the Knights of Columbus 3rd Degree, Monsignor Henry O' Carroll Chapter 444, Holy Name Society of St. Patrick's Church, member Our Lady of the Lake Chapel, IBM Quarter Century Club and a member of Chelsea Sportsmen Association. He was an avid fisherman, hunter, sportsman and enjoyed taking walks in the woods. Ron wanted to be remembered as a proud Irishman. After retirement, Ron worked at the Storm King Art Center. Ron is survived by his loving wife Carole Jean Linfante Joy at home, sons; Ron Joy and his wife Maria of New City, Kevin Joy of Newburgh, James Joy and his wife Mary Ann of Newburgh, daughter; Carla Karnavezos and husband Nick of New Windsor, brother; Robert Joy and his wife Frances of Middletown, grandchildren; Leslie Joy, Christine Joy, Joseph Joy, Nickolas Karnavezos, Andonia Karnavezos, and Riley Marie Joy, godchild; Diane Joy-Murray, as well as nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his daughter; Leslie Anne Joy and a sister Arlene Hughes. Visitation for family and friends will take place Thursday, January 31, 2013 from 4 -8 p.m. at White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 North Plank Rd.,(Rte 32), Newburgh. Funeral Mass will be offered at 10 a.m., Friday, February 1, 2013 at Our Lady of the Lake Chapel, Rte. 52, (Orange Lake), Newburgh. Burial will follow the mass in Calvary Cemetery in New Windsor. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Ronald's memory to Hospice of Dutchess Co., 374 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 or to Dan Leghorn Fire Co. # 1, 426 So. Plank Rd., Newburgh, NY 12550.


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       Juba, Harold -   Born May 2, 1931  Died  Feb. 21, 1993


    Posted by Bill Norvell 65

       Kaltenbach, Werner John "Kalte" of Kinards, S.C. a horticulturist at Orange County Parks, Montgomery, N.Y., died Wednesday, April 9, 2003 at Self Regional Health Care, Greenwood, S.C. He was 71. The son of John Kaltenbach and Hildegard Meier Kaltenbach, he was born May 22, 1931 in Greenwich, Conn. He was married to Gerda G. Finger Kaltenbach. Werner served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict, and graduated from Newburgh Free Academy. He moved to South Carolina after retirement. A family statement reads, "He loved to fly airplanes. He also enjoyed building floats for community parades in both Wallkill and South Carolina." Survivors include his wife, Gerda F. Kaltenbach of Kinards, S.C.; three sons, Harold W. Kaltenbach and his wife, Susan, of Westmoreland, N.Y., John H. Kaltenbach of Wallkill, N.Y. and Ernest M. Kaltenbach of Laurens, S.C.; one sister, Irmgard D. Alders and her husband, Henry, of Goshen, N.Y.; two grandchildren, Christopher J. Kaltenbach and his fiancée, Maria Llanos, and Nicole K. Kaltenbach; four nieces and nephews. Memorial visitation will be held at Donovan Funeral Home, 82 South Church St., Goshen on Friday, April 25 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial graveside services will be held on Saturday, April 26 at 11:30 a.m. in Wallkill Valley Cemetery, Walden. Interment will also take place in Wallkill Valley Cemetery, Walden. Arrangements were made by Donovan Funeral Home, Goshen.


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       Kaufman, Leonard  "Lenny"     Born  June 9, 1933   Died   May 10, 1995


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            Kirwan, Thomas a lifelong City of Newburgh resident and New York State Assemblyman Thomas Kirwan died Monday, November 28, 2011 in the afternoon. Kirwan, 78, who had been battling an illness for some time, was admitted to the Newburgh campus of St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital and passed away there around 5 p.m., according to Steve Neuhaus, regional director for the state Assembly Republicans as well as supervisor of the Town of Chester. Friends and family of Kirwan gathered at his home in Newburgh late Monday afternoon. “He was incredibly fair and thoughtful – I could always count on my father for anything,” said Victoria Fabiano, Kirwan's daughter. Kirwan, R-C-Newburgh, was a former City of Newburgh firefighter and served 28 years in the New York State Police. He retired as a lieutenant in the Bureau of Criminal Investigations. Kirwan spent four years in Manhattan with the New York Drug Enforcement Task Force. Former Town of New Windsor Supervisor George Meyers said he knew Kirwan for 40 years, worked with him as a state trooper and considered him his best friend. Meyers said Kirwan never stopped being a cop at heart. “He was the smartest and nicest man you met in your whole life,” said Meyers. Kirwan served as a Republican state assemblyman in the 100th District representing the cities of Beacon, Newburgh and Poughkeepsie and the towns of Marlboro, Newburgh, Lloyd and Shawangunk. He was elected in 1995 and served until 2008 when he was defeated by Democrat Frank Skartados. In 2010, he narrowly recaptured the seat. Orange County Democratic Committee Chairman Jonathan Jacobson said Kirwan “never hesitated to say what he believed in.” A moment of silence was held for Kirwan during a City of Newburgh council meeting Monday night. “We're talking about someone who's an institution in Newburgh. The guy was amazing,” said Newburgh Mayor Nicholas Valentine. Kirwan's state Senate counterpart, William Larkin, R-C-Cornwall-on-Hudson, said Kirwan never embellished a story. “Tommy Kirwin never told you what you wanted to hear; he told you what you should hear,” said Larkin. Back in 1994, Kirwan defeated incumbent Larry Bennett for the Assembly seat. Bennett said Kirwan was a gentleman with a good sense of humor. “He was above personal attacks and stuck strictly to the issues. The press called it ‘The Campaign of Gentlemen.'”


        Koisch, Anthony J.  "Jerry" of Newburgh, retired form Local 363 IBEW and lifetime area resident, entered into rest Monday, July 14, 2003 at home. He was 71. Born June 23, 1932 in Newburgh, he was the son of the late Anthony and Rose Ladick Koisch. Jerry was a graduate of Newburgh Free Academy, class of 1950, and attended Tulane University. He proudly served his country in the US Navy as Electrician Mate First Class, serving aboard the USS Peterson DE 152, where he received the Good Conduct Medal, Navy Occupation Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal. Additionally, he was honorably discharged from the Naval Reserve. He was a parishioner of St. Francis of Assisi Church, a member of the Newburgh Heights Club, the DAV and was a lifetime member of United Commercial Travelers. He was a man who lived for his daughters and his grandchildren, never allowing anyone to do without. Survivors include his wife, Marlene A. Koisch; his daughters, Marlaynn Wiley and her husband, Todd, Nadina Alarcon, with who he resided, and Laurina Maurica and her husband, Frank, all of Newburgh; a brother, Major General (retired) Francis Koisch of San Antonio, Texas; a sister, Pauline McGuiness of New City, N.Y.; his grandchildren, Danielle Alarcon, Lexie, Katie and Torie Wiley, Frank and Anthony Maurice, and Joey Ponessi; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers, Andrew Koisch, Colonel John Koisch, and sisters, Mary DeSanctis, Josephine Rock, Christine Butwell and Margaret Hayden. Family will receive their friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, July 18 at the Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 19 at St. Francis of Assisi Church, Newburgh. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions on Jerry's behalf may be sent to Hospice of Orange, 800 Stony Brook Ct., Newburgh, NY 12550, or to St. Francis Food Pantry, Benkard Ave., Newburgh, NY 12550. To send a personal condolence of for directions to the funeral home, please visit Brooks-DiDonato.com

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       Kormondy, Alexander "Sandy" S. of New Windsor, died Friday, March 26, 1998 in St. Luke's Hospital.  He was 65.  The son of Alexander and Katherine Robak Kormondy, he was born July 31, 1933, in Huntington.  Survivors include one brother, Andrew Kormondy of Sylmar, California; and long-time friend and companion Lillian Demski of Marlboro.  Arrangements were made by Perrott-Berardinelli Home for Funerals, Newburgh.


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          Kurys, Stella 76, of Newington, CT died Wednesday, May 28, 2008. Born in Newburgh, NY, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Frances (Walicki) Kurys, she lived in Newington most of her life. Stella was a member of S.S. Cyril & Methodius Church, Hartford, CT; she was a choir member and belonged to the Brother Albert Society. Stella graduated from the Newburgh Free Academy, Class of 1950, started with the telephone company in Newburgh and retired from SNET/AT&T after 50 years of employment. She was a volunteer at Jefferson House and Middlewoods of Newington for over 10 years. Stella is survived by her brother, Chester Kurys and his wife, Marie, of Bedford, MA; her nephew, Daniel Kurys and his wife, Tina; her niece, Susan Kurys and a great niece, Julia Kurys. Her funeral service will be held Monday, 9:00 a.m. from the Newington Memorial Funeral Home, 20 Bonair Ave., Newington, CT followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, 10:00 a.m. at S.S. Cyril & Methodius Church. Interment will be in Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield, CT. Relatives and friends are invited to call Sunday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Newington Memorial. Memorial donations in her memory may be made to the Jefferson House Activity Dept, 1 John H. Stewart Dr., Newington, CT 06111. To share a memory with her family, please visit us at www.newingtonmemorial.com


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       Lamey, Donald  "Bud"      Born Jan. 29, 1932   Died  Mar. 5, 2004


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       Lanspery, Thomas W. of Binghamton, NY, died June 29, 2008 at his home in Binghamton, NY. He was born June 17, 1932, the son of the late Maynard Lanspery and Mary Murry Lanspery. Thomas graduated from Newburgh Free Academy and he also served in the U.S. Airforce for 12 years during World War II. He earned a BA in Finance in Japan and retired from Marist College as a Purchasing Agent. Tom was a "friend of Bill W's" since 1984. He loved golfing with friends, but most often his family at every opportunity. He is survived by his sister, Christina Perkowski of Marlboro; step-daughters, Cheryl McNeil Fisher of Wallkill, Cindy McNeil Perkowski of Marlboro and Penny McNeil Hoyt of Saugerties; nieces and nephews, Albert "John" Perkowski, Susan Gaffney of Marlboro, Christy Kodilanen of Virginia, Richard Lanspery of Connecticut, Stephen Lanspery of Florida, Debbie Pectin, Tammy DeGiaccomo, Kathryn Bates, all of Newburgh and Terri Fazio of Gardiner; children, Eric, Mary Ellen and Carol of Texas; 22 great-nieces and nephews and three great-great nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Richard Lanspery and wife, Kathryn, brother-in-law, Albert J. Perkowski, Sr., nephew, Jeffrey Perkowski and beloved great-niece, Kari Ann Perkowski. Cremation by Chase & Sons, Binghamton. Service will be private at Cedar Hill Mausoleum. Donations for internment may be made to Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan Association, Wallkill, NY 12589; overflow will be donated to the Veterans of Foreign Wars.


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    Larson, Nancy McKeegan - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 23/Nov/2020
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        Lauber, Elizabeth Marie Ludlow  of Newburgh, entered into rest on Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh Campus. She was 77. Daughter of the late Raymond and Catherine (McIntyre) Lauber, she was born on February 8, 1933 in Newburgh. She was married to John W. Ludlow, who predeceased her in 1965. Elizabeth was an active member of Trinity United Methodist Church, and a retired Administrative Assistant for the Newburgh Enlarged City School District. She is survived by her loving children, John Ludlow and his wife, Mary Beth of Chapel Hill, NC, Jill Ludlow and her companion, Lori Allison of British Columbia, Canada, Patrick Ludlow and his wife, Stacy of Newburgh; grandchildren, Christopher, Kevin, Nicholas and Courtney Ludlow and Jessica Brush; great-granddaughter, Gabrielle Marie; brother, Ralph Lauber and his wife, Betty; sister, Roxie Benedict and her husband, Cornelius; and a loving extended family including nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Friday, June 25, at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A funeral service will take place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 26, in the funeral home with Reverend Charlie Yun officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Elizabeth's memory may be made to Meals on Wheels of Greater Newburgh, Inc., 35 Cerone Place, Newburgh, NY 12550


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    Lease, John J. Jr. - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965
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       Leonard III, Chauncey M. "Bud" of Newburgh, a retired Assessor for the State of New York, passed away on Thursday, January 26, 2006 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh. He was 72. Son of Elizabeth Eastman Collins Leonard and the late Chauncey M. Leonard II, he was born on April 25, 1933 in Newburgh. He married Mary T. Fahlman Hilton Leonard on March 20, 1971, who survives at home. A family statement reads, "Bud's family were prominent residents of Newburgh dating back to the 1800's. He enjoyed a good poker game and betting at the racetracks and Vegas." Bud was a member of Union Presbyterian Church, Newburgh. He was a graduate of Newburgh Free Academy and Dickson College in Pennsylvania. He proudly served in the US Army in Korea in the 1950s. While serving he earned the Good Conduct Medal. He was also a member of the Elk's Club. In addition to his loving wife of 34 years, Mary, he is survived by his stepsons, William E. Hilton and his wife Helen of Boulder, Colo.; Dennis G. Hilton and his wife Patricia of Pine Bush, Webster J. Hilton and his wife Michelle of Beacon; his stepdaughter, Anna Price and her husband Robert of Kissimmee, Fla.; his grandchildren, Christopher M. Hilton, Robert W. Price II, Frank Hilton, Jennifer Hilton and Theresa Dempsey; his great-grandchildren, Robert Price III, Michael A. Price and Riley Dempsey. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, February 2 at Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Avenue, Newburgh. A memorial service will take place at 8 pm. Cremation will take place at Cedar Hill Crematory. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Bud's name may be made to UNICEF, 333 East 38th St., New York, NY 10016, or the Union Presbyterian Church, 44 Balmville Rd., Newburgh, NY 12550. To send a personal condolence or for directions to the funeral home, please visit Brooks-Donato.com.


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       Llaveria, John  "Johnny"       Born May 11, 1930   Died  Sept. 1976


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        Lobdell, Paul C. "Ike" 82 of Marlboro, NY and Naples, FL, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, October 5, 2014 with his loving family by his side. Paul was born on July 17, 1932 in Newburgh, NY. He was the son of the late Paul Keith & Elizabeth Matthews Lobdell. He married Mary Ann Kane on June 30, 1954. Paul was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Korean Conflict. Paul was employed and a life member of the Iron Worker Union Local 417, Newburgh, NY before his retirement in 1992. Paul loved his family, his country and Johnny Cash, and was an avid New York Giants Fan. Paul is survived by his wife of 60 years Mary Ann at home, 4 sons, Paul Patrick and his wife Donna of Milton, Brett and his wife AnnMarie of Clintondale, Scott and his companion Amber of Los Angeles, CA and Gregory and his wife Anna of Milton, 3 daughters, Catherine and her husband Bob Lana of Milton, Jodi "Jace" and her husband Dave Bulson of Milton, Karen and her husband Micheal West of Milton, 22 Grandchildren; Joey & Kate, Johna, Paul, Chris & Denise, Brett, Jordan, Allie & Steve, Patrick, Kael, Sara, Audrey, Haley, Sydney, Jenna, Nicole & Joe, Brittany, Kady, Carly, Richele & Vito, David, Dina, Bubba, Jaye, Holden, 6 Great Grandchildren; Hannah, Ella, Giovanni, Vito, Laurenza, Lia and many nieces and nephews. Paul we predeceased by his son in law, Joseph Polumbo and 2 sisters, Gertrude Becker & Pauline Carpenter. Paul died the same way he lived his life, surrounded by the love of his family in his home. On behalf of Paul, his family would like to thank everyone who took part in his care, among them the doctors and staff at Saint Francis, Will Care, Castle Point HV VA, Hospice, his cousin Vivian Thain and also the loving care of his niece Donna Giametta RN. He would be the first to tell you he was the happiest and luckiest man on earth. Visitation will be Wednesday 4-8pm at the DiDonato Funeral Home, 1290 Route 9W, Marlboro. A mass of Christian burial will be offered on Thursday morning at 10:30am at St. Mary's Church, 1209 Route 9W, Marlboro with Father Tom Dicks officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Marlboro. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, St. Jude Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908 Funeral arrangements were entrusted to The DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc. (845) 236-4300, www.didonatofuneralservice.com


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       Lodato, John  "Johnny"      Born   Oct. 20, 1930    Died   Dec. 1, 1996



  • Lofaro, Johanna Cataldo - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 21/Apr/2020
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      Lomonaco, Ralph 78, of Marlboro, NY, died Thursday, June 3, 2010, at Hudson Valley Nursing Home in Highland, NY. Born in Newburgh, January 24, 1932, he was the son of the late Biagio and Rose (Passcucci) Lomonaco. Mr. Lomonaco married Jean Atkins in 1952. He was a Maintenance Co-ordinator, employed by IBM, Fishkill. Mr. Lomonaco was a member of Knights of Columbus Father Hanley Council #7266, Marlboro. Good Fellowship Dartball League Wednesday Bocci at DiDonato's. Survived by his wife, Jean (Atkins) Lomonaco; two daughters, Donna Lomonaco of Marlboro, Robin and husband, Kevin Lyons of Marlboro; grandson, Damian and Jessica Russo of NC, grandson, Thane Russo of Virginia; granddaugher, Brionna Russo; grandson, Keith Lyons; grandson, Kyle Lyons; beloved pet dog, Toby. Friends may call Sunday, June 6, at The DiDonato Funeral Home, from 2-4 and 7-9. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, June 7, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Church, Route 9W, Maralbo, with Father Edward Bader officiating. Entombment will follow at Cedar Hill Mausoleum. Memorial contributions, donations can be made to your local Humane Society. Arrangements were entrusted to Carl J. DiDonato, Jr and Lawrence M. Cavazza of The DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc., Marlboro, NY; 845-236-4300.


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      Long, Doris Gallagher            Born Mar. 4, 1932  Died  Jan. 4, 2007


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    Macri, Theresa Gibbs - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 15/Jan/2019
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    Mangi, Dolores "Dee" D'Elicio - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 08/Jul/2017
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       Marullo, Daniel     Born   Nov. 18, 1932    Died April 1986


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         Masten, Joan D. Coleman 74, a 49 year resident of Hyde Park and previously from Clinton Corners, died Wednesday, December 27, 2006, at home. She worked for 20 years as a Teaching Assistant for the Hyde Park Central School District, retiring on February 15, 1987. After her retirement from the school district, she worked at Pacio's Bakery in Hyde Park where she enjoyed meeting and interacting with the public. Joan loved all her family so much. She also loved all of her many tattoos, especially the one of her Great Grandchildren and her many different tattoos of animals. Joan enjoyed traveling with her husband, and together they traveled extensively in the United States and Europe. Born in Newburgh, on April 17, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Carrie Shurter Masten. A graduate of the Newburgh Free Academy, she spent two years at the State University at New Paltz, where she received her Teaching Certificate. On May 19, 1951 in the Monroe Methodist Church, she married James M. Coleman. Mr. Coleman survives at home. In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, James A. Coleman and wife, Jane, of Hyde Park, and Mark Coleman of Saugerties; daughter, Kelly Herrera and husband, Victor, of Randolph, Mass.; five grandchildren, Shannon Simek and husband, Thomas, of Titusville, Fla., Christine Tuttle and husband, Aaron, of Salt Point, Caitlin Coleman of Hyde Park and her fiancé, Richard Wagner of Salt Point, Jason Herrera and wife, Sara, of Brockton, Mass., and Terence Herrera and his companion, Allison, of North Attleboro, Mass.; three great grandchildren, Alexa, Natalie, and Kayla; and several nieces and nephews including Barbara Froehlich of Montgomery. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a brother, Albert, and three sisters, Margaret, Wanda, and Minione. Calling hours will be 7 to 9 pm, Saturday, Dec. 30, 2006 at Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc., Rte. 9, Hyde Park. Funeral services will take place at 8 pm during the calling hours with Rev. Barbara Rhudy officiating. In accordance with Joan's wishes, cremation will follow at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Hospice Foundation, 374 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. To send a condolence or for directions, please visit www.sweetsfuneralhome.com


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           Masten, Lyman Jr., a retired clerk for the Town of Newburgh, entered into rest Sunday, July 7, 2013 at his home. He was 81. The son of the late Lyman D. and Mildred Shaw Masten Sr., he was born March 28, 1932 in New Windsor, NY. Lyman was a veteran who proudly served his country in the US Navy aboard the USS Shenandoah. Survivors include his sister, June E. Masten of the Town of Newburgh, as well as many cousins. Funeral services are private. Cremation will take place at Cedar Hill Crematory. Burial of ashes will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery, New Windsor at a time convenient to the family. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Lyman's memory to a charity of one's choice.


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       Mayer, Pete  "Pete" -  Died toward the end of January, 2005. Survived by his wife Phyllis. Information received from a friend....


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        Mazzarelli, Alfred born August 6, 1932 died March 30,1998 in Canton,CT. Al was borne in Cornwall Hospital, son of Alfred and Toni Mazzarelli. He is survived by his wife Joan Nystrom Mazzarelli and two daughters. Cathy and husband Kenny of Simsbury, CT with their son,Nico. Joanne and husband Robert Silva of Newburgh,NY and his brother Kemper of Morriston, Florida. Al graduated from NFA in the class of 1950. He served in the Navy and after his discharge worked for A & P for 44 years, retiring at 65 suffering from Alzheimer's disease. He was cremated and his ashes are in Cedar Hill Mausoleum in Newburgh, New York


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      McAfee, William Charles "Wild Bill"  of Newburgh, a lifelong resident of the area, entered into rest on Monday, February 13, 2012, at Elant at Newburgh, in Newburgh, NY. He was 79. Son of the late William Alfred and Josephine Abrahamson McAfee, he was born on March 12, 1932 in Newburgh, NY. William owned and operated Will-Mac-Masonry, was a graduate of Newburgh Free Academy in 1950, a 55 year member of Christ Lutheran Church, a 4 year member of St. Mary's Church, a lifetime member of the Plattekill Fire Department, a 35 year member of the Plattekill Rod and Gun Club, a former Town Councilman, a 24 year Ulster County Legislator, a former Plattekill Building Inspector, and a member of the Plattekill Lions Club for 35 years. He also proudly served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. "Dad was a pillar of our community. He never knew the word NO to anyone. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing and watching sports with his grandchildren. He spent his retirement visiting his lifelong friends, Buddy Kalisky, Richard Schaffer, and his sister-in-law, Elizabeth Bradley. Not only did Dad build many foundations, he was the foundation to our family. We love you Dad, Rest in Peace." He is survived by his wife, JeAnne (Garzon) McAfee; sons, William McAfee and his wife, Judy, Michael McAfee and his wife, Holly; brothers, Robert Chapman and David McAfee; sister, Thelma Myers; grandchildren, Bryan McAfee, Patricia Small, Sean McAfee, Annie Wensman, and Heidi Decouer; great-grandchildren, Amelia McAfee, Fiona McAfee, and Steven Decouer; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by the love of his life, Shirley (Feldt) McAfee. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 16 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, February 17 at the funeral home, with Fr. William Scafidi officiating. Burial will follow at Modena Cemetery, Modena. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in William's memory may be made to the Plattekill Fire Department, Firehouse Rd. Plattekill, NY 12568. To send a personal condolence or for directions, please visit www.BrooksFH.com  or call 845-561-8300.


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    McDonald, John J. - Class of 1950 - Pauline Rute Hall 1952
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       McGrath, Alice McCurry, 74, of Walden, entered into rest on April 19, 2006 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital. The daughter of the late James McGrath and Mary Mahusky, she was born April 16, 1932 in Newburgh, N.Y. Alice was a retired employee of Cel-U-Dex Co., in New Windsor. She was also a former employee of several local pocketbook companies including Penny Bag, Dubette Handbags and Whitmo Handbags. She was predeceased by her husband, Arthur "Junie" McCurry, who passed away in May, 1993. She is survived by her daughter, Stephanie Veiga of Walden; one granddaughter, Christine Veiga of Walden; one brother, James "Bobby" McGrath; four sisters-in-law: Yvonne Forsyth, Myrna Murphy, Ann Fabiano, and Mary Jane Lloyd; one brother-in-law, Charles "Zeke" McCurry; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by one sister, Eleanor Bardin. The family would also like to mention her beloved best friend, Angie DeGroat. Visitation will be held on Friday, April 21, 2006 from 5-9 p.m. at the Doulin Newburgh Funeral Home, Inc., 318 N. Montgomery St., Newburgh, N.Y. Funeral services will take place on Saturday morning, April 22 at 10 a.m. in the funeral home with Monsignor John Budwick officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor, N.Y. The family asks that donations in Alice's name be made to Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc., 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550. Arrangements are by the Doulin Newburgh Funeral Home, Inc.


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       McGrath, Michael    Born  Apr. 11, 1932,  Died Dec. 1979


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         McGready, John  (USN Ret.) 82, of Fleming Island, FL, lovingly known as "The Chief", passed away November 28, 2013. He was born in Belfast, Ireland on April 24, 1931 to parents John and Elizabeth (Snoddy) McGready and grew up in Staten Island, NY. He moved to Clay County in 1979 from Cornwall, NY and opened Insurance World in 1988. John graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in January 1950, see camera shy. He had retired from the U.S. Navy as a Master Chief. He loved his family dearly and will be missed by all who knew and loved him. He was predeceased by his parents, and a son, Kevin Richard McGready. He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Gloria McGready; children: Robert J. (Pamela) McGready, James E. (Mechelle) McGready, Lynda B. (Don) Dapra, John "Jay" McGready, Brian D. (Begona) and Colleen M. (Spade) McQuade; brother, James McGready; grandchildren: Elizabeth, Benjamin, Joshua, Nate, Jonathan, Samuel, Blake, Madison, Devon, Connor, Isabella and William; great-grandchildren: William, Mya, Meadow, Olive, Samuel, Gabriel and Alexander. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 3rd at New Grace Church, 5804 U.S Hwy 17 in Fleming Island, FL 32003. The family will receive friends beginning an hour prior to service time. The Reverend Mike McDonald will officiate. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to The MDS Foundation for Myelodysplastic Syndrome at www.mds-FoundationArrangements.org under the care of Broadus-Raines uneral Home, 501 Spring St, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043 (904) 284-4000 Please sign the family's online guestbook at www.broadusraines.com


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    McKeel, Dolores M. Seeley, of the Hamlet of Wallkill, a retired calculations clerk at Downstate Correctional Facility, Fishkill, and a longtime resident of the area, died Sunday, April 7 1996 at Westchester County Medical Center, Valhalla.  She was 63.  The daughter of Catherine Cheeseman McKeel and the late Charles McKeel, she was born Aug. 13, 1932 in Newburgh.  Survivors include her mother of Newburgh, her husband Joseph R. Seeley at home; two sons, Kevin J. Seeley of Brookfield, CT., and Kent S. Seeley of Charlotte, NC; one daughter Karen Palen of Pine Bush; one brother Charles McKeel of Kitterey, Maine; one sister Paula Lewis of Newburgh and five grandchildren.  Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the White and Venuto Funeral Home, 276 N. Plank Rd. Newburgh.  A funeral Mass wil be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Church, Newburgh.  Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery, New Windsor.


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    McVeigh, Robert - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965
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       Merritt, Marian L. Barnes, Newburgh, N.Y.a longtime area resident, entered into rest Saturday, November 8, 2003 in Wingate at St. Francis in Beacon. She was 70. Marion was the daughter of the late Clinton and Susan Merritt, and was born June 29, 1933 in Newburgh. She was married to the late Claude Barnes. Survivors include her three children and seven grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 11 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Avenue, Newburgh. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 12 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill CMARIAN L. BARNES Newburgh, N.Y. Marian L. Barnes, a longtime area resident, entered into rest Saturday, November 8, 2003 in Wingate at St. Francis in Beacon. She was 70. Marion was the daughter of the late Clinton and Susan Merritt, and was born June 29, 1933 in Newburgh. She was married to the late Claude Barnes. Survivors include her three children and seven grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 11 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Avenue, Newburgh. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 12 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh. To send a personal condolence or for directions to the funeral home, please visit Brooks-DiDonato.com. emetery, Newburgh. To send a personal condolence or for directions to the funeral home, please visit Brooks-DiDonato.com.


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        Miller, Caroline Loomis 79 - of Hammonton NJ, passed away Wednesday March 2, 2011 at Virtua Hospital in Marlton. Born in Newburgh, NY she lived in Hammonton for over 40 years. Caroline was an interior decorator for Frank Mazza and Sons Furniture for many years. Caroline is predeceased by her husband Ralph and her parents Thomas and Lillian Miller. Surviving are her 3 sons Drew with wife Annette of El Paso, TX, Mark with wife Ginny of Hammonton and Craig of Tampa, Fla. Loving grandmother of Laura, Max and Rachel. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her visitation Saturday March 12 from 9:30am - 11:00am at the Hammonton First Presbyterian Church 326 Bellevue Ave. Hammonton, NJ. Service will be held at 11:00am at the church. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery S. 1st Road Hammonton, NJ. Arrangements entrusted to the Marinella Funeral Home 102 N. 3rd St. Hammonton, NJ. www.marinellafuneralhome.com



  • Miller, Richard - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 19/Feb/2020
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      Miller, Rodney F. "Rod" Sr. of New Windsor,  N.Y. entered into rest Friday, July 28, 2006 at home. He was 74. Son of the late Frank and Elsie Cyphers Miller, he was born February 22, 1932 in Newburgh. He was married to June Grattan Miller, who survives at home. "Rod" was a great husband, father and grandfather who was loved and cherished by everyone. He was always there for his family and friends and his humor and wit will be sorely missed. Rod attended the Newburgh Schools and proudly served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean conflict. He retired from DuPont Stauford Chemical, and enjoyed many years as Senior Associate of Guest Services at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh Campus. In addition to his loving wife of 54 years, June, he is survived by his sons, Joseph Miller of New Windsor, and Rodney Miller Jr. and his wife, Roxanne of Owego, N.Y.; his grandchildren, Sarah, Rodney III and Danielle Miller all of Owego, N.Y.; his nieces, Terri Lindemann, Kathy Kelly and several other nieces and nephews; his faithful dog Snookie; and his St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital family. He was predeceased by his sister, Marion Forsythe Grattan; sister-in-law, Ruth Williams and her husband, Slapper, and brother-in-law, John Kenneth Grattan. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, July 30 at the Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Avenue, Newburgh. A Funeral Service will be held at 12 p.m. on Monday, July 31 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Rod's name may be made to Hospice of Orange, 800 Stony Brook Ct., Newburgh, NY 12550, or St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital's Building Fund, 70 DuBois St, Newburgh, NY 12550. To send a personal condolence or for directions to our family funeral home, please visit Brooks-DiDonato.com


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         Moshier, Vera A. LeBeau  of Newburgh, a retired Comptroller for Eastern Castings Corporation and longtime resident of the area, died Thursday, December 18, 2008 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh Campus. She was 76. The daughter of the late Herbert and Vera Aldrich Moshier, she was born October 18, 1932 in Newburgh, NY. She was the widow of William LeBeau. Survivors include her son, William LeBeau and wife, Erin of Wellsville, NY; daughters: Margaret Davidson and husband, Brad of Newburgh, Denise Wolfe and husband, David of New Windsor, and Phyllis Miranda and husband, Michael of Ellenton, FL; her brother, Herbert D. Moshier of Newburgh, and her beloved pets, Mopsey and Bert. She was predeceased by two sisters, one brother, other family members, and sons, Franklin, who died in 1957 and Herbert, who died in 2007. Visitation will be private. Visitation and funeral services will be conducted by Monsignor John Budwick and will take place at White & Venuto Funeral Home. Burial will take place in Hamtonburgh Cemetery at a time convenient to the family. In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations to Town of Newburgh Animal Shelter, 645 Gidney Ave., Newburgh, NY 12550.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

     Mulligan, Bruce Joseph joined St. Peter's choir on September 24, 2010. With loved ones by his side, he peacefully left this world after a short illness. He was 78. Born in Cold Spring NY on September 22, 1932, he was the son of Joseph T. and Phoebe Tompkins Mulligan. He moved to Newburgh NY as a child and was a member of NFA's class of 1950. Bruce served in the U.S. Navy as an Aerographer. He moved to California in 1955 where he spent 18 years working at Texaco Research Lab in Montebello, CA. He retired from the University of California at Davis in 1992. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers, Jim and Joe. He is survived by his loving wife, Gail (Andersen) Mulligan; children, Bruce,Jr. and wife, Tina of Quincy CA, Patrick and wife, Cindy, Patrice DeClusin and Cara Van DeGrift and husband, Clint, all of Sacramento, CA; brother , Jack and wife, Mary of Zephyrhills, Fl; sister Judi and husband, Dan Dempsey, Jr. of Coldenham NY; three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Donations may be made in Bruces's memory to Sierra Arden Food Closet, 890 Morse Ave., Sacramento, CA 95864 or Good Shepherd Pre-School, 1615 Morse Ave. Sacramento, CA 95864.


       Murphy, Jerry E.

    Jerry E. "Murph" Murphy, of Walden, N.Y. a retired sales clerk at W.L. Smith in Newburgh and a lifelong resident of the area, died Friday, October 18, 2002 in St. Luke's Hospital. He was 71. The son of the late James Murphy and Florence McCormick, he was born September 29, 1931 in West Point, N.Y. He was married to Louise Mazzella Murphy on September 12, 1954 in St. Mary's, Marlboro. He was a member of AARP; Sacred Heart Church; and Our Lady of the Lake. A family statement reads, "My husband was an avid artist. He loved to paint and found it to be very relaxing. He loved to watch and study the birds and he will be fondly missed by his family and friends." Survivors include his wife, Louise Mazzella Murphy of Walden; his sister, Elizabeth Soltish of Newburgh; two sisters-in-law, Mary Ann Murphy of Newburgh and Doris Murphy of Nev.; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by four brothers, Patrick, John, James and Joseph; and three sisters, Margaret Anderson, Marie Lawrence and Catherine Murphy. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, October 20 at the Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, October 21 at Sacred Heart Church, Newburgh. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh. Arrangements were made by Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, Newburgh.


        Newcomb, Donald "Don" a lifelong resident of Newburgh, entered into rest on Friday, February 6, 2009 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh Campus. He was 75. Son of the late Sarah and Ivan Newcomb, he was born on April 13, 1933 in Newburgh. He married Patricia in 1968, who survives at home. "Don loved being around kids and idealized his children and grandchildren and was a beloved Yankee and NY Giants fan." Don proudly served his country in the United States Army. Don belonged to several clubs and organizations including All Time Bowling, Boy Scouts, many years with the Ambassador and Criterion Drum Corp, Pop Warner football and booster club football at NFA. In addition to his loving wife of 40 years, Patricia, he is survived by his sons, Michael and his wife, Laura of Wallkill, Joseph at home, and Keith and his wife Michele, of Newburgh; grandchildren, Melissa and Amanda of Wallkill and Jessica and Kevin of Newburgh; brother-in-laws, William Stinson and his wife, Irene of Newburgh and Ralph and his wife, Sandra of Virginia; sister-in-law, Kay Newcomb of Long Island; step-mother, Gladys Stinson of Georgia; step-father, Paul Bennett of Florida and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, brother, Charles, sister, Ann, nieces, Joanne and Donna, mother-in-law, Leora Bennett, father-in-law, Alvin Stinson, and sister-in-law, Shirley Hall. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Monday, February 9, at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave. Newburgh. A funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 10, in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions on Don's behalf may be made to the American Diabetes Assn., 200 White Plains Rd., Tarrytown, NY 10591.
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    Newsome, Bernice Earley - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 04/Jan/2021
       Nicoletti, Adriana White  "Nicky" a housewife and resident of Wilmington Del. for several years, died June 13, 2003 in Wilmington, Del. She was 72. The daughter of the late Felice Nicoletti and Virginia Paolini Nicoletti, she was born October 14, 1930. She was the widow of Troy White. Survivors include one son, Troy L. White Jr. of Australia; three daughters, Celeste and her husband, Christopher Kemple, of Newark, Del., Teresa White of Stanford, Conn. and Rene White of Wilmington, Del.; three brothers, Louis "Geno" Nicoletti of Newburgh, Mario Nicoletti of the state of Florida and Felice Nicoletti of the state of New York; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m., Monday, June 16 at the DiDonato Funeral Home, 1290 Route 9W, Marlboro. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m., Monday at the funeral home with Father Edward Bader officiating. Burial will take place Monday in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor. Arrangements by DiDonato Funeral Service Inc

       Noe, Beverly

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Nono, Gloria Curry     Born Nov. 8, 1931  and Died May 24, 1995


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

      Nystrom, Joan V. Mazzarelli 79, of Avon, CT, wife of the late Alfred Mazzarelli, died Thursday, June 16, 2011 at Avon Health Center, as a result of suffering with Frontotemporal Dementia. She was born April 3, 1932 in Newburgh, daughter of the late Harold R. and Frances (Ciccone) Nystrom and had lived in Newburgh for many years prior to moving to Canton, CT. Joan was a bookkeeper for Israel's Clothing Store in Newburgh for many years and then became a self-employed childcare provider in her home. She was also a volunteer for the Meals on Wheels program in Newburgh. Survivors include two daughters, Joanne Silva and her companion, Donald Todd of Newburgh, and Cathy Marino and her husband, Kenny Marino of Simsbury, CT; two grandchildren, Dara Ponesse and her companion, John McGuinness of Garner, NC, and Nico Marino of Simsbury, and her sister, Elin Schumacher of Palm Bay, FL. She is predeceased by her brother-in-law, Gene Schumacher. Her biggest enjoyment in life was spending time with her family. She was an extraordinary woman who will be forever loved and missed. A special thank you from Joan's family to Avon Health Center and especially to the staff of the B Wing for their exceptional care. There are no calling hours. Private inurnment will be held in the Community Mausoleum at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Middlehope. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be mailed to AFTD, Radnor Station Bldg. 2, Suite 320, 290 King of Prussia Road, Radnor, PA 19087 or made online atwww.theaftd.org. Vincent Funeral Home of Canton, CT is caring for the arrangements. For condolences, please visit Joan's Book of Memories atwww.vincentfuneralhome.com


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

        O'Donnell, Jean C. Smitchger of Cornwall, entered into rest on January 21, 2011, at Wingate in Beacon. She was 78. The daughter of Edward T. O'Donnell and Genevieve Serranto O'Donnell, she was born October 27, 1932 in Beacon. She was the widow of John J. Smitchger, whom she married on October 10, 1954. Jean was a retired founder and owner of Smitchger Realty in Cornwall since 1970. She was a past member of Powelton Golf Club. Survivors include her Her daughter, Ellen M. Kelly and her husband, Michael of Cornwall-on-Hudson; sister, Marie MacDonald; sisterin-law, Sheila Callahan O'Donnell; grandchildren: Jennie, Mary & Michael Kelly; several nieces & nephews. In addition to her husband, John, she was predeceased by her brother, Edward T. O'Donnell II, and sister, Ellen Jacobs. A family statement reads: "Special thanks to the nurses, aides and staff at Wingate Beacon for their kind compassionate care." Jean was known for her beautiful smile and terrific sense of humor. She loved shopping, golfing and especially spending time with her grandchildren. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m., Monday, January 24, at Quigley Bros. Funeral Home, 337 Hudson St., Cornwall-on-Hudson. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Tuesday, January 25, at St. Thomas of Canterbury Church, Cornwall-on-Hudson. Burial will follow the Mass in St. Thomas Cemetery, Cornwall. Contributions may be made to St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital Foundation, 70 Dubois St., Newburgh, NY 12550. Arrangements are entrusted to Kevin Quigley of Quigley Bros. Funeral Home; 845-534-9424. To send condolences or for directions, please visit www.quigleybros.com


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         O'Donovan, Robert John Sr. "Bob" 73, of North Windham, beloved father, of Robert, Stephen and Mary O'Donovan, died Thursday, (November 24, 2005) at home. Bob was born in Newburgh, New York, the son of the late Alfred and Louise (Britton) O'Donovan, Jr. He was the valedictorian and president of his senior class at Newburgh Free Academy, where he also lettered in football, basketball, baseball and track. Bob was awarded a full scholarship to attend Princeton University where he majored in chemical engineering. Following graduation, Bob worked as an engineer for Sacony Mobil, the predecessor of Exxon-Mobil. In 1958, after studying theology at St. Joseph's University, in Philadelphia, Bob joined the Benedictine monastic community at Newton, New Jersey where he was known as Frater Leo. Among other roles, Bob served as the monastery's apiarist. Bob left the monastery in 1963, joined his family in Pennsylvania and began a career as a mathematics teacher that would span over 35 years. In 1964, Bob was awarded a grant and enrolled at Brown University in a mathematics masters degree program. After being awarded the degree, Bob settled in Norwich, Connecticut and taught mathematics there until his retirement in 1998. Bob enjoyed teaching and especially enjoyed teaching math. Bob was a longtime member of Saint Thomas Aquinas Parish and was deeply devoted to his family and his Catholic faith. Bob is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Manana O'Donovan Jr. of Tbilisi within the Republic of Georgia, and Stephen and Farrah O'Donovan of Mansfield; his daughter, Mary O'Donovan of Middlebury VT; a step grandson, Nika Barbakadze; a grandson, Stephen O'Donovan; two brothers, Alfred O'Donovan and Richard O'Donovan; two sisters, Patricia O'Donovan and Judy Kelly; and many nieces and nephews. He will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew and loved him. The funeral will be on Wednesday, November 30, 10 a.m. at Saint Thomas Aquinas Chapel, 46 North Eagleville Rd., Storrs. Burial will be private. Visiting hours with a prayer service will be Tuesday, November 29, 6-8 p.m. at Potter Funeral Home, 456 Jackson St. (Rte. 195), Willimantic. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bob's memory may be made to: Haitian Ministries, 1595 Norwich-New London Turnpike, Uncasville, CT 06382, www.haitianministries.org. For online memorials and directions, please visit at www.potterfh.com.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Palkovic, Dolores Kramer  75, of Newburgh, NY, died in Charlotte, NC August 8, 2008. Local survivors include daughter and husband, Renee and Christopher Owsiany. Services will be private.Dolores Palkovic Waters Edwards Kramer was born in Newburgh, NY 13th October 1932 . Died 8th August 2008. She was the daughter of Matthew George & Catherine Daley Palkovic. Siblings: Gloria Nistal of Newburgh NY, Catherine Connell of Pittsburgh, PA (deceased) , Elizabeth Alvarado of Palm Desert, CA, Michael Palkovic of Newburgh, NY and Bill Palkovic of Lake Ariel, PA. She married Sterling Homer Waters in 1954 and had a daughter Renee Waters in 1961, they lived in Walden, NY until 1976. She then married John A. Edwards in 1977 and moved to Margate, Florida. They had a wonderful but short life together with John's sudden and uxexpected passing in 1978. She retired from Southern Bell in 1982 after 32 years dedicated service. She started her "Bell" career working for the New York Telephone Company as an operator on Liberty St in Newburgh. In 1981 she married Joel Kramer. The births of her grandchildren, Christopher in 1984 and Alexandria in 1990 were the highlight of her life. She moved to Charlotte, NC in 1994 to be closer to her daughter, son in law and grandchildren. Dolores had a wonderful life and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She loved dancing with John, playing BINGO with her friends, doting over her grandchildren and watching Cary Grant movies. In 2000 her health started to decline and in July 2008 she was diagnosed with metastic cancer. The last month of her life was spent living with the people that loved her the most, her daughter & son in law Renee W & Christopher M Owsiany and her beloved grandchildren Christopher & Alexandria Owsiany. This was a difficult time seeing her rapid decline and trying to keep her comfortable and as pain free as possible. In the end God saw fit to end her suffering quickly, and as she put it she would go to "the nightclub in the sky" she was finally at peace. Survived By: Daughter & Son in Law Renee & Chris Owsiany, sisters Gloria Nistal & Elizabeth Alvarado, brothers Michael & Bill Palkovic, grandchildren Christopher & Alexandria Owsiany and many neices & newphews


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Patterson, Kenneth A.  a longtime resident of the area, entered into rest on Friday, October 31, 2008 at Kaplan Family Hospice Residence, Newburgh, NY. He was 77. Son of the late William and Allada Terwilliger Patterson, he was born August 1, 1931 in Newburgh, NY. He was a member, past Chief and past Commissioner of the Cronomer Valley Fire Department. He retired from Highland Ice Cream Company. Survivors include his wife, Jean M. Patterson, at home; one, Kenneth Patterson and his wife, Penny, of Seattle, WA; daughter, Jeannine Ellingson and her husband, Mark of the Town of Newburgh; two brothers, George and Charles Patterson, both of Newburgh; two grandchildren, Grant and Alexandra Ellingson, and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, William Patterson, who died in 1944 and Ralph Patterson, who died October 28, 2008. There will be no visitation. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, November 4, at 10 a.m., in St. Mary's Catholic Church, 180 South St., Newburgh, NY, with Fr. William Scafidi, celebrant. Burial will follow in Wallkill Valley Cemetery, Walden, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cronomer Valley Fire Dept., 296 N. Plank Rd., Newburgh, NY 12550 or St. Mary's Church, 180 South St., Newburgh, NY 12550. Arrangements by White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 N. Plank Rd. (Route 32), Newburgh, NY; 845-562-6550.

    Kenneth's brother Ralph B. Patterson, died 3 days before. Possibly class of 1951

    Ralph B. Patterson, a retired employee of the Highland Ice Cream Company and a longtime resident of Newburgh, died Tuesday, October 28, 2008 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Cornwall Campus. He is 75 years old.  The son of the late William and Allada Terwilliger Patterson, he was born June 2, 1933 in Newburgh.  He is survived by his brothers: George, Kenneth, and Charles Patterson, all of Newburgh, NY; also a beloved cousin, Donna Terwilliger and friend, Al DePace; several nieces, nephews, and other cousins. He was predeceased by one brother, William Patterson, who died in 1943.  There will be no public visitation. Cremation will take place at the Cedar Hill Cemetery.


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    Patton, Norman - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965
       Pavlik, Thomas
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    Perry, Joan M. Conway - Class of 1950 - Bill Norvell 1965 18/Apr/2019
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Pittman, Joan    Born   June 27, 1932    Died   March 20, 1993



  • Plant, Americk Freddy "Fuzzy" - Class of 1950 - Pauline Rute Hall - 1952 06/Nov/2017
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

         Plona, Theresa C. Joslin 79, of Sparks, Nevada, passed away of complications due to lung cancer Monday at her son's family residence (in Belton Tx) and is now pain free, at peace and joining preceding family and friends in heaven. A private remembrance ceremony will be held at the Joslin family residence in Belton this Sunday, August 12th, 2012. Internment of her ashes over Lake Tahoe will follow August 25th. Theresa was born on November 13, 1932 on a farm in Pine Island, New York, the youngest of 16 children, to the late Anthony and Stefania Kalbarcyzk Plona. Her family moved to Newburgh, New York when she was eight and there she attended the Washington Street and Liberty Street Elementary schools, South Junior High and the Newburgh Free Academy. In 1951, Theresa began what would become a career in government service at Stewart Air Force Base. In 1960, she took a position at the Pentagon and then the newly formed NASA where, amongst other things, she met the first three astronauts. She moved to Reno, Nevada in 1963, married, had a son Chris and daughter Stephanie, moved to Sparks in 1969 and lived there for the rest of her life. Theresa was an active member of the Catholic Church, serving in various volunteer positions for the Immaculate Conception parish and pursued professional work in real estate and shopping center management before returning to government service with the General Services Administration and later the Bureau of Land Management where she retired. She was also active on a part time basis with the Reno/Sparks Convention Center and Sparks High School. She is preceded in death by her parents and her siblings Chet (Chester), Stephanie (Stella), Jean, Anne, Martha, Edward (Mickey), Albert, Harry, Helen, Gloria, Johnny and Delores. Survivors include sister Judy of Newburgh, New York; her son, wife and grandsons Chris, Kerstin, Nolan and Tyler Joslin of Belton; and her daughter and grandson Stephanie and Logan Turner of Las Vegas, Nevada. You are invited to share a message or memory in the memorial guestbook at www.RamseyFuneral.com


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

         Popowick, MaryAnn Bernadette Edwards age 79, retired from McDonald Douglas, passed away Monday, February 22, 2010 at Winter Park Hospital. She was born in Newburg NY and came to Brevard County when her husband retired from the Air Force in 1969. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Franklin Edwards; daughter, Victoria DeGel; brother, Thomas Popowick,; sister, Theresa Taylor, and grandchildren, Brandon DeGel and Caitlin DeGel. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, February 25th, 6 -8 p.m. at Brevard Memorial Funeral Home in Cocoa. Funeral Mass will be held Friday, February 26th, 11 a.m. at St Teresa Catholic Church, Titusville. Interment will follow at Brevard Memorial Park.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Pucino, Catherine L. Doulin, of the Town of Newburgh, a lifelong resident of the area, died Wednesday, July 15, 1998, at home.  She was 65.  The daughter of the late Anthony and Marguerite Brown Pucino, she was born Nov. 2, 1932 in Beacon.  She was a member of Our Lady of the Lake Church.  A family statement read: "Always a lady".  Survivors include her husband Anthony P. Doulin, whom she married Oct. 26, 1952; one daughter, Kathleen M. of Montgomery; three sons, Anthony M and his wife, Laurie of Gardiner, Patrick J. and his wife, Prudence of Sayville and Daniel B. and is wife Nancy of Wappingers Falls; four granddaughters, Hayley and Kelly Doulin of Gardiner, Meaghan and Briged Doulin of Sayville; and one expected grandson Michael of Sayville; two sisters, Angelina McDermott of Cornwall and Rose Kiviniemi of Zebulon, NC, three brothers, Richard Pucino of New Windsor, Nicholas Pucino of Nanticoke, PA and Michael Pucino of Reno Nev; and several nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by one son Michael Francis Doulin.  Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Friday, July 17, at the Doulin Newburgh Funeral Home 318 Montgomery St. Newburgh.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 18, in Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Rte. 52 Newburgh.  Monsignor John Budwick will officiate.  Burial wil be in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor.  Memorial contributions may be sent to the Hospice of Orange in Hudson Valley.


    Posted by Susan Carroll

        Pulver, Harry E.  "Po" 73, of Punta Gorda, FL, passed away on January 28, 2006 at Largo Medical Center, Largo, FL. He was born on February 14, 1932 in Newburgh, NY to Walter and Gladys Wynkoop Pulver. Mr. Pulver was a Veteran of the Korean War served as a Staff Sergeant with the United States Air Force. Harry and his wife,Marion Pulver founded Syracuse Castings, a sales and manufacturing company that currently employees over 100, in Cicero, NY. He was past president of the Orange Lake Volunteer Fire Department in the Town of Newburgh. He was a member of the Elk's Lodge in Liverpool, NY and attended the Punta Gorda Elk's Lodge. Harry attended First United Methodist Church and was a member of St. Andrews Golf Club, both in Punta Gorda. Harry loved boating, golfing and traveling in his motor home and having good times with friends. Survivors include his loving wife of 53 years, Marion Pulver of Punta Gorda; children, Mark (Dayl) Pulver of Chittenago, NY and Mike (Jennifer) Pulver of Cicero,NY; five grandchildren, Erika Civitella of Voorhees,NJ, Derek Pulver of N. Tonawanda, NY, Marjorie Pulver of Chittenango, Jessica Pulver of Cicero and Alissa Pulver of Cicero; great-granddaughter, Zelda Pulver. A Memorial Service in celebration of Harry's life will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, February 1, 2006 at First United Methodist Church, Punta Gorda with Rev. John Bryant, officiating. Inurnment with Military Honors provided by the MacDill Air Force Base Honor Guard will be at Charlotte Memorial Gardens Cemetery,Wall of Honor, 5200 Indian Springs Cemetery Road,Punta Gorda at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be made to First United Methodist Church,507 Marion Avenue, Punta Gorda, FL 33950. Arrangements are by Charlotte Memorial Funeral Home, Cremation Services and Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Punta Gorda. Published in the Syracuse Post Standard on 1/31/2006.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

        Pushman, Elizabeth A. (Betty) Wright of New Windsor, a retired secretary for St. Francis Church Newburgh passed away on Thursday March 14, 2013 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital. She was 79. The daughter of the late Raymond and Anna Dabroski Pushman, Betty was born on May 28, 1933 in Cornwall, NY. Betty loved to crochet; she was a craft vendor at St. Charles church in Gardner and Pine Bush firehouse. Betty is survived by her husband, Ronald J. Wright at home; one daughter, JoAnn Deyo and her husband, Michael of Cornwall, three grandchildren: Heather Howard and her husband, Seth, Joseph Kinsley and his wife, Jennifer, Kyle Wright and his fiance , Nicole; three great grandchildren: Colin and Rilee Kinsley, and Emily Wright; one sister, Anna Craig of New Windsor. In addition to her parents, Betty is predeceased by one son, Ronald Wright Jr. Visitation will be Monday, March 18th from 6 to 8 p.m. at Hudson Valley Funeral Home Inc., 239 Quassaick Ave. (Rte. 94), New Windsor; funeral services will follow the visitation at 8 p.m. in the funeral home. Cremation will take place at Cedar Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Anthony V. Cracolici of the Hudson Valley Funeral Home, Inc. 845-562-4411.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

        Quackenbush, Everett R. born August 13, 1932 died July 8, 2013 at the United Helpers Riverledge in Ogdensburg, NY. He was the son of Russell Quackenbush and Jennie Grismer Quackenbush. Everett was born in Newburgh, NY and graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1950. He was married to the former Alice Lu Monell (NFA 1955). He also served in the US Navy. Funeral services were held Friday July 12, 2013 at the Presbyterian Church of Canton. Vistiing were held on Thursday 11, 2013 at the Lawrence Funeral Home and Interment was to be at a later date in the Fairview Cemetery, Canton, NY


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

         Quenelle, Patricia Randall a lifelong resident of Newburgh, entered into rest on Thursday, July 15, 2010, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was 77. Daughter of the late Charles and Helen McKinney Quenelle, she was born September 9, 1932 in Cornwall. She married Thomas Randall on September 7, 1958 in St. Mary's Church, Newburgh; who predeceased her in 1995. Patricia was a parishioner of St. Mary's Church, Newburgh. She was a 1950 graduate of Newburgh Free Academy and attended Edgewood Park College. A family statement reads: "Pat was a caring and loving person, with a deep love for God, family and friends. Her kindness and generosity of spirit will be missed by all." She is survived by her loving children: Michael Randall, Mary Randall, Susan Randall and Thomas Randall, all of Newburgh; sister, Carol Gallup and her husband, Ralph of Rochester Hills, MI; niece, Donna Johnson and her husband, Darrell of Bloomfield Hill, MI. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her nephew, Chuck Gallup. Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 18, at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 19, at St. Mary's Church, Newburgh. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, contributions on Patricia's memory may be made to Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc., 800 Stony Brook Ct., Newburgh, NY 12550 or St. Mary's Church, 180 South St., Newburgh, NY 12550.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Randolph, George W.     Born Jan. 9, 1932, Died May 27, 1999 (Constable-mothers maiden name)


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

        Renaud, Margery Orts of New Windsor, NY entered into eternal rest on April 3, 2015 at her home. She was 83 years old. The daughter of James C. Renaud and Florence Nugent Renaud, Margery was born on November 25, 1931 in Oak Park IL. Margery was a retired Proof Reader for ETC Corp. in Newburgh, NY. She was a Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity in Newburgh. She loved teaching Life Saving. She enjoyed bowling and tennis. A family statement reads: "She will be missed greatly. Margery is survived by her husband of 63 years, Orville Orts at home; son, Jeffrey Orts and wife, Judy of New Windsor; daughter, M. Kathy Orts of New Windsor; brother, Patrick Renaud of Maryland; grandchild, Michael Orts and wife, Sondra. Margery was predeceased by her son, Stephen Orts in 1996. Services will be private. Arrangements are by Kevin Quigley of Quigley Bros. Funeral Home; to send condolences or to get directions to the funeral home, please go towww.Quigleybros.com


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Rhodes, Wilma E. Hall, of Cornwall, N.Y. a retired Library Aide for the Lee Road School, Cornwall, and a lifelong area resident, died Monday, August 2, 2004 at the Cornwall Hospital, she was 73. The daughter of the late Cecil and Mildred Larkin Rhodes, she was born August 20, 1930 in Newburgh and was the wife of the late Ralph E. Hall. She was a member of the Cornwall United Methodist Church and a member of AARP. Survivors include a son, Edward B. Hall of New Windsor; a daughter, Cheryl A. Nelson of Newburgh, a sister, Dorothy T. Van Leuven of Cornwall, and nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by a brother, Cecil J. Rhodes. Calling hours will take place today at the James F. Lulves Funeral Home Inc., 9 Ave. A., Cornwall on Hudson from 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will take place on Friday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Cornwall. Funeral arrangements by the James F. Lulves Funeral Home, Inc.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Robinson, Marilyn "Puddie"     Born  March 24, 1932   Died  Feb. 1965


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Rochetti, Maria   Born  Dec. 11, 1933    Died  July 1980


    Posted by Ron Klein

        Roller, Jean R. Smith Naples, FL Jean R. Smith 81, of Naples, FL passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the Frances Georgeson Hospice House. Jean was a lifelong resident of Newburgh, NY until 1994 when she moved to Naples. She was born on December 19, 1932 in Newburgh a daughter of the late Irvin and Helen (Yablonsky) Roller. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Jean is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, John J. Smith of Naples, FL; two sons, Jeffrey J. Smith and his wife, Loriann of Norwalk, CT and John J. Smith of Newburgh, NY; two grandchildren, Julius Smith and Lilah Smith; two brothers, Irvin Roller of New Windsor, NY and Arthur Roller and his wife, Joyce of Melbourne, FL; three sisters, Joan Granieri of New Windsor, NY, Carol R. Bottjer and her husband, Albert of Houston, TX and Sheila Walton and her husband, James of Houston, TX; brother-inlaw, Gary Salese of South Carolina; sister-in-law, Frances E. Smith of Naples, FL and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Donna Salese; and her brothers-in-law, George A. Smith and Billy Smith. A Memorial Mass to celebrate her life will be held Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. A reception for family and friends will follow in the Parish Life Center. Additional services will be held in Newburgh, NY with burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Jean's name be made to Avow Hospice, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL 34105. Online condolences may be offered by visiting www.shikanyfuneralhome.com  Arrangements are being handled by Shikany's Bonita Funeral Home. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/naplesnews/obituary.aspx?pid=170290071#sthash.dYF6t5lX.dpuf


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    Romano, Donald - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 08/Jul/2021
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Santacroce, Mary A. Ruckdeschel Rourke  of Newburgh entered into rest on Sunday, June 29 2008 at the Kaplan Family Hospice residence, Newburgh. She was 77. Daughter of the late Joseph and Lucy Della Rocca Santcroce, she was born on February 17, 1931. She married John T. Rourke on November 26, 1982, who survives at home. Mary was co-owner of J & M Adjustments. She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church in Newburgh and a member of Beta Sigma Phi International. In addition to her loving husband of 25 years, John, she is survived by her stepson, Kevin Rourke, his wife Lynne, and their children, Colleen and Brendan; brothers Joseph, Pasquale, Armand and James Santacroce; her dear and close friend, Angie Feroli and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Gordon Ruckdeschel. Visitation will be held from 5 - 8 p.m. on Wednesday July 2, at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave. Newburgh NY 12550. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 3, at Sacred Heart Church, Newburgh. Entombment will follow in Cedar Hill Mausoleum Newburgh. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mary's memory may be made to Sacred Heart School 24 South Robinson Ave. Newburgh NY 12550


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       Santaniello, William   Born    April 4, 1931    Died   June 9, 1984


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Scalfari, Louis  "Louie" R. a resident of Longwood, Fla., died January 26, 2004 in Orlando Fla. He was 71. Louis was born on August 17, 1932 in Newburgh. Louis and his wife, Stephena, recently celebrated 46 years of marriage on December 28. He was a civil engineer for the New York State Department of Transportation for over 35 years and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy Seabees. He was commander of VFW Post 1161 in Newburgh, a volunteer fireman for the Winona Lake Fire Co., scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 147 in Meadow Hill, and active in the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Knights of Columbus. Survivors include his loving wife, Stephena; beloved children, Louis John, Christina Anne Joy and Stephanie; grandchildren, Ryan, Kathryn, Victoria and Alex; and his dear cousin, Frank Amoroso. A memorial mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, February 9, 2004 at Annunciation Catholic Church in Altamonte Springs, Fla. with the Reverend Stephen A. Baumann officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Lido Civic Club Scholarship Program, c/o Louis J. Scalfari, 9175 Westfield Drive, White Plains, MD 20695.


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         Schwarz, Arnold Victor (Vic) of Cold Spring, passed away on Wednesday, September 3,2008 at Hudson Valley Hospital following a 14-year battle with cancer. He was 76 years old. Vic was born on April 21, 1932 in Kingston, New York, to Arnold F. Schwarz and Helene Lawless Schwarz. He was raised in Newburgh and worked in his father's pharmacy in Beacon when not attending school. He graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1950. Following his graduation from Pratt Institute in 1953, Vic was drafted into the Army and served in Korea as a field photographer in the Corps of Engineers. Upon returning to the United States, he was stationed in Mineral Wells, Texas. After an honorable discharge, Vic returned to the Hudson Valley where he met Linda Schuler when both were singers in the Philipstown Chorale. They married on January 4, 1959, and settled in Cold Spring, where they raised their three children. An accomplished musician, historian, and conservationist, Vic and longtime friend Pete Seeger collaborated to realize their vision of inspiring and mobilizing people to save the Hudson River from pollution and neglect. Their combined vision brought about the creation of the sailing ship Clearwater, a replica Hudson River Sloop that continues to be used as an environmental educational tool. Their activities in support of Clearwater were the beginning of Riverfests and are acknowledged by historians and conservationists as being the birth of the environmentalist movement in the United States, as well as inspiring similar projects around the world. Vic's interest in bookmaking and printing led to his career as a book designer and hobby of wood engraving and printing. He owned and operated Mt. Taurus Press, a working restoration of a 19th century print shop in Nelsonville, New York, for over ten years. There he created a series of Hudson River prints that became classic representations of his work as an artist and a print maker. Vic returned to his musician environmentalist roots with his active participation in the formation of the Little Stony Point Citizens' Association. This grass-roots organization of local people is dedicated to the preservation and care of Little Stony Point, one of the very few sandy beaches along the Hudson River. As president of the Association, one of his proudest achievements was pursuing and obtaining the funding necessary for the replacement of the formerly condemned bridge, which was the only access to the site. The beach is now a very popular recreation area on the Hudson River. When Vic was diagnosed with cancer in 1994, he decided to devote his time to what made him happiest. Vic established a small business as a luthier, repairing and building acoustic stringed instruments. His business as a luthier led many musicians to his door, and Vic became an enthusiastic performer with friends, his group, Acoustic Workshop, and became a fairly regular performer at the legendary Guinan's in Garrison. As Vic's declining health curtailed many of his activities, a dedicated group of friends would often gather at Vic's house to play music with, and sometimes for, him. Vic is survived by his wife, Linda Schuler Schwarz; his son Carl Victor Schwarz of Lake Carmel, NY and grandchildren Tyler and Elliot Schwarz; his daughter Maria Joy Schwarz Rodriguez and son-in-law Oscar Rodriguez of Blue Point, NY and grandchildren Carl, Lauren, Melanie, and Arlo Rodriguez; his daughter Julann Mae Schwarz Cobb and sonin law John Cobb of Beacon, NY and grandchildren Ethan and Miles Cobb. Vic's life will be honored in a gathering of his many of friends and loved ones, sharing music and fond memories in his honor. Friends are invited to participate in this celebration of Vic Schwarz's life on Sunday, October 19 at 2pm at the Garrison Fish and Game Club. In honor of Vic's legacies, charitable donations may be made in his name to Little Stony Point Citizens' Association or to Clearwater, Inc. For information about the memorial celebration or making donations, go to: friendsofvic.com or call (631) 891-9701.

    Posted by Rose Cadden 86

                      In Memoriam: Vic Schwarz  

    It is with great sadness that we share the loss of Vic Schwarz. http://www.clearwater.org/news/vicschwarz.html   Arnold Victor (Vic) Schwarz of Cold Spring, New York, passed away on Wednesday, September 3rd at Hudson Valley Hospital following a 14-year battle with cancer. He was 76 years old. Vic was born on April 21, 1932 in Kingston, New York, to Arnold F. Schwarz and Helene Lawless Schwarz. He was raised in Newburgh and worked in his Father’s pharmacy in Beacon when not attending school. He graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in 1950. Following his graduation from Pratt Institute in 1953, Vic was drafted into the Army and served in Korea as a field photographer in the Corps of Engineers. Upon returning to the United States, he was stationed in Mineral Wells, Texas. After an honorable discharge, Vic returned to the Hudson Valley where he met Linda Schuler when both were singers in the Philipstown Chorale. They married on January 4, 1959, and settled in Cold Spring, New York, where they raised their three children. An accomplished musician, historian, and conservationist, Vic and longtime friend Pete Seeger collaborated to realize their vision of inspiring and mobilizing people to save the Hudson River from pollution and neglect. Their combined vision brought about the creation of the sailing ship Clearwater, a replica Hudson River Sloop that continues to be used as an environmental educational tool. Their activities in support of Clearwater were the beginning of Riverfests and are acknowledged by historians and conservationists as being the birth of the environmentalist movement in the United States, as well as inspiring similar projects around the world. Vic’s interest in bookmaking and printing led to his career as a book designer and hobby of wood engraving and printing. He owned and operated Mt. Taurus Press, a working restoration of a 19th century print shop in Nelsonville, New York, for over ten years. There he created a series of Hudson River prints that became classic representations of his work as an artist and a print maker. Vic returned to his musician-environmentalist roots with his active participation in the formation of the Little Stony Point Citizen’s Association. This grass-roots organization of local people is dedicated to the preservation and care of Little Stony Point, one of the very few sandy beaches along the Hudson River. As president of the Association, one of his proudest achievements was pursuing and obtaining the funding necessary for the replacement of the formerly condemned bridge, which was the only access to the site. The beach is now a very popular recreation area on the Hudson River. When Vic was diagnosed with cancer in 1994, he decided to devote his time to what made him happiest. Vic established a small business as a luthier, repairing and building acoustic stringed instruments. His business as a luthier led many musicians to his door, and Vic became an enthusiastic performer with friends, his group, Acoustic Workshop, and became a fairly regular performer at the legendary Guinan’s in Garrison, New York. As Vic’s declining health curtailed many of his activities, a dedicated group of friends would often gather at Vic’s house to play music with, and sometimes for, him. Vic is survived by his wife, Linda Schuler Schwarz; his son Carl Victor Schwarz of Lake Carmel, NY and grandchildren Tyler and Elliot Schwarz; his daughter Maria Joy Schwarz Rodriguez and son-in-law Oscar Rodriguez of Blue Point, NY and grandchildren Carl, Lauren, Melanie, and Arlo Rodriguez; his daughter Julann Mae Schwarz Cobb and son-in-law John Cobb of Beacon, NY and grandchildren Ethan and Miles Cobb. Vic’s life will be honored in a gathering of his many of friends and loved ones, sharing music and fond memories in his honor. Friends are invited to participate in this celebration of Vic Schwarz’s life on Sunday, October 19th at 2pm at the Garrison Fish and Game Club. Charitable donations may be made in Vic’s name to Clearwater Sloop Restoration Fund in the right-hand sidebar, or by calling 845-454-7673. For information about the memorial celebration, visit the Friends of Vic website or call 631-891-9701.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Seaman, Donald   Born  Aug. 29, 1932    Died   March  17, 1995  Don's father was Ed Seaman, who for many years in the 1940's through the 1960's owned a popular pharmacy and an adjacent camera shop on Upper Broadway on the north side, near the Broadway-Lake Street intersection. Ed also had a daughter named Barbara, who was a member of the NFA class of 1952.


    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Settine, Robert   Born  Nov. 23, 1932   Died   May 1985


       Sgro, Louise

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       Sharp, Daniel   Born  April 4, 1932 and Died October 1979


       Sheley, Marilyn F.  "Lynn" Capicotto of New Windsor, N.Y.  a homemaker and area resident, died Sunday, April 18, 2004 at Cornwall Hospital. She was 71. She was born to the late Vernon and Bertha Glover Sheley on August 14, 1932 in Newburgh. Marilyn was the beloved wife of Anthony Capicotto and especially enjoyed spending time with her family. Knitting was a favorite pass time of hers as well as her love of animals. She was a member of various animal life support groups in the area. She is survived by her beloved husband Anthony Capicotto of New Windsor; one son, Mark Capicotto of New Windsor; two daughters, Toni Willis and her husband Robert of Cornwall and Lisa Nahow and her husband Steven of the Town of Newburgh; five grandchildren, Mark and Michelle Capicotto, Robby Willis and Steven and Nicole Nahow and one niece, Felicia DeFranco. She was predeceased by one son, Vernon Capicotto; one daughter, Theresa Capicotto and one sister, Bette Jane Shortt. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, April 21 at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Newburgh. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in New Windsor. The family will be present to receive friends on Tuesday, April 20 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Coloni Funeral Home, Rt 9W, New Windsor. For a family guestbook and directions, visit www.colonifuneralhome.com

       Sherwood, Eugene

    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

       Shorter, Barbara Ann  "Bob" Sheehan, a lifelong resident of Newburgh N.Y. died Saturday, April 13, 2002, at Westchester Medical Center. She was 70. The daughter of the late John Shorter Sr. and Alice E. Shorter-Johnson, she was born October 21, 1932, in Newburgh. She was formerly employed by Newburgh-Beacon News as a teletypist and at Licht & Kaplan as a billing clerk, then retired to be a housewife and mother of four children. Survivors include her beloved husband of 49 years, Ronald Patrick Sheehan Sr.; a sister, Marlene Gordon of Gatherbug, Md.; three sons, Ronald Jr. and his wife, Barbara, of Cornwall; Ross Sr. and his wife, Mari, of Newburgh and Reed and his wife, Alison, of Newburgh; a daughter, Alice Ann Munger and her husband, Christopher, of Plattekill; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. There will be no visitation. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Arrangements were made by Lulves Funeral Home Inc., Cornwall-on-Hudson.


       Sigfried, Milton

    Posted by Bill Norvell 65

       Smith, Joan Marie Maher,  On January 8, 2004, she passed away in her home in Gordonsville, Va. She is the beloved wife of J. Richard Maher; loving mother of Gary and Daniel Maher and Judy Glenney; adoring grandmother of Kristy DePasquale and Matthew and Sarah Maher, Michael and Lisa Maher and Grace Marie Glenney; the great-grandmother of Jacob and Alona DePasquale. She is the daughter of Margaret R. Smith and the late Frank E. Smith; sister of Alice Truex and Doris Brown and Francis J. Smith. She was predeceased by sister, Marguerite Reilly. Joan graduated from Newburgh Free Academy. She was on the National Honor Society all four years. She earned her R.N. degree at St. Francis Nursing School and then worked 19 years as an RN at St. Francis Hospital in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Joan was married to J. Richard Maher on July 10, 1956. They had three children. Her family moved to Earlysville, Va. in 1978. Joan became the evening supervisor at Martha Jefferson Hospital. She managed the hospital's evening shift for 19 years and was well loved by all of her staff. She was an active member of the St. Isidore the Farmer Catholic Church in Orange, Va. Viewing will be held at Preddy's Funeral Home in Orange, Va. on Sunday, Jan. 11 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and services will be held on Monday, Jan. 12 at 11 a.m. at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Orange Va. Burial will be held at St. Jude's in Louisa, Va.

    Lyn Reilly Rossa 3/1/05  Joan was my aunt and she graduated from NFA in 1950. If you go to that yearbook you will see this beautiful person. She is truly missed by all of her family and friends.


       Snider, Kenneth   Played on Coach George Masterson's NFA championship Basketball teams of the 1948-50 era with the great Dick Tyler, Tommy Williams, Art Zodikoff (all of the Class of 1950) and others. His younger brother Jerry was in the NFA Class of 1952.

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        Sommers, Bernard J. 79. A 10 year resident of Palm Beach Gardens, FL, formerly of Newburgh, NY passed away at home, Saturday, October 27, 2012. Bernie was born December 21, 1932 in Montreal, Canada, to the late Lawrence and Lee Sommers. Bernie was raised in Newburgh, NY where he practiced law. He graduated from Tufts University and NYU Law School. He is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Gail J. Sommers; children, Mark Sommers, Lisa Sommers-Biengardo (Frankie) and Eric (Maggie)Sommers; granddaughter, Alena Brocker; sister-in-law Penny (David) Grzyb; nephews, Brian (Gricel) Grzyb, Jason (Judy) Grzyb and Darren (Alison) Grzyb. Funeral Services will be held 12noon on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at Star of David Funeral Chapel of the Palm Beaches. The family will receive guests at 11:30am. Entombment will follow in The Star of David Cemetery, West Palm Beach, FL. In Lieu of Flowers donations may be made to Hospice of Palm Beach County or charity of choice.


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    Spreer, Edward - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 16/Oct/2020
    Posted by Pauline Rute Hall 52

    Suraci, Angeline A. "Honey" Gallifuco a lifetime resident of Newburgh, entered into rest on Friday, June 11, 2010 in Kingston, NY. Daughter of the late James and Antoinette Revell Suraci, she was born March 24, 1932 in Newburgh. She married the late Carmen J. Gallifuco on June 25, 1950. Carmen predeceased her in 1981. Angeline was a member of Sacred Heart Church. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Anthony and Ellen Gallifuco; her sister, JoAnn Vignini of New Windsor; her brother, James Suraci of Pennsylvania, and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m., Sunday, June 13, at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Monday, June 14, in Sacred Heart Church, Newburgh. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.


       Tienken, Carol

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        Tompkins, Frances Pelella  passed away on June 15, 2012, in Kennewick, Washington, after a courageous battle with cancer. Fran was born on July 11, 1932, in Poughkeepsie and grew up in Newburgh, along the Hudson River in the lower Hudson Valley of New York State, where she learned the meaning of a hard day's work. She worked on the family farm and at a young age understood the business of chickens and cows, fruit growing and vegetable gardening while always looking forward to that trip to the river to catch fish. It was later in life when she realized how hard that work was and how it paid off. Fran's work ethic and sense of loyalty was instilled in her three children, whom she raised as a single parent during their adolescent years, and worked a full time job. She encouraged her kids to work hard, enjoy sports and have funbut not until the house and yard chores were done. Fran supported her children's dreams and never held them back from doing what they wanted to do. She also enjoyed family and extended family barbeques, trips to the pool, and a friendly game of cards. If you have ever played cards with Fran, especially pinochle, you know how passionate she could become about it. Her kitchen table was open to family and friends who wanted to play and enjoy a good cup of coffee. There was always a pot of sauce with pasta, salad and Italian bread. And her children's friends were always around where they were part of the family. In 1980, Fran followed her children to the Tri Cities, where she worked for Burns and Roe and then later Energy Northwest as a document control clerk until she retired in 1997. During these years she enjoyed cooking from her garden, family get togethers and following her grandchildren's school and sports activities. For several years Fran was a season ticket holder at the Tri-City Americans hockey games and loved watching those players who made it to the NHL. She was an avid NHL hockey fan for over 40 years and enjoyed the 2012 Stanley Cup right to the end. Fran loved living in the TriCities, following grandkids and celebrating every holiday with family. Shopping the fresh markets and annual trips to the Oregon coast with her family were especially fun and enjoyable. Fran enjoyed living at her retirement complex where she organized a birthday club and kept at it for 7 years making sure every member had a card on their birthday and a special dessert during their monthly birthday celebration. Fran is survived by her three children, Debbie Pelella-Pettit (Ron) of Richland, Marianne Banta (Tom) of Kennewick and Mark Pelella (Gina) of Norwalk, Connecticut; grandchildren, Jason Webb (Abbie) of Bothell, Wa, Kristine Webb of Richland, Jasen Banta (Jennifer) of Kennewick, Amber Stoner of Mountlake Terrace, Wa, Nick Banta of Kennewick, Nicole Caruso (Stephen) of Washington D.C., Alexandra Pelella and Mark Pelella II of Norwalk, Connecticut; and five great-grandchildren; sisters, Shirley Lacey (Mel) of Kennewick, Susan Fishel of Mesa, Arizona and Terry Thom (Keith) of Bradenton, Florida, and numerous nieces and nephews. Fran was preceded in death by her mother, Elizabeth Tatman, and step father, Carl Tatman. Fran's strength helped during her valiant fight with cancer. Even during those tough days, Fran stayed strong and made friends with all those who treated and cared for her. She is and will be missed. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to Lower Valley Hospice and Palliative Care 3920 Outlook Road, Sunnyside, We 98944, in memory of Frances Pelella. Please join her family at 2:00pm for her Celebration of Life on August 11, 2012 at 701 S Taft Street Kennewick, Wa in the backyard (735-3818). A private inurnment will be held at a later date at Sunset Memorial Gardens Richland, Wa. Express your thoughts and memories in our online Guestbook atwww.einansfuneralhome.com


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       Tompkins, Marie E. Hall  74, of Rt. 215 Virgil passed away Sunday April 20 at her home. She was born July 21, 1933 in Newburgh, NY, the daughter of the late Stanley and Mildred Vaughn Tompkins. She graduated from Newburgh High School in 1950. Marie then married her husband Gaylord Hall in 1952. She moved to the area 20 years ago from Pine Bush, NY. Marie worked for Virgil Schools as an aide. She was a member of the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Rock Tavern, NY, and Bellevue Alliance Church in Cortland. In her spare time she enjoyed sewing, knitting, and crocheting, but her greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren. Marie was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, and will be greatly missed. Marie is survived by her husband, Gaylord Hall of 55 years; sons Paul and Gary both of Cortland, Glen (Gail) of Lewis, NY, Dennis of Cortland, Ross (Jill) of Pine Bush, NY, Keith (Cindy Sloan) of Truxton; daughter Linda Hall of Cortland; grandchildren: David, Brittany, Gary Jr., Jody, Ross Jr., Jodi Hall, and Taisja Sloan; nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by her brother, Stanley Tompkins Jr. Friends may call 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at funeral home, A graveside service will be held 12 noon Monday, April 28, at Hamptonburgh Cemetery. Contributions in Marie's name may be directed to the Westminster Presbyterian Church, 614 Station Rd., Little Brittian, NY 12575


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       Turner, Marie Wies      Born July 5, 1932   Died  Aug. 5, 2002 in Ocala, Fla.


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        Turpack, Catherine Ann "Kitty" Di Cesare passed away on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at the Beverwyck Green Houses in Slingerlands, surrounded by her family. Kitty was born on May 5, 1932 in Carbondale, Pa., and spent most of her adult life in New Windsor. She was the daughter of the late Michael and Catherine Turpack, and was the youngest of eight children. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Alfred C. Di Cesare; her son, Stephen P. Di Cesare and his wife Donna; her daughter, Kathleen D. Boyd and her husband Peter; and her grandchildren, Theresa Lewis (husband Justin), Nicole Di Cesare, and Matthew and Alexander Boyd. Kitty was high school co-valedictorian at Newburgh Free Academy and, after raising her son and daughter, received her teaching degree at Mt. Saint Marys College and her master's degree at SUNY New Paltz. She taught elementary school at New Windsor School for 20 years. Kitty had a great singing voice and sang radio commercial jingles when she was a young woman. She was a wonderful wife, mother, and grandmother who loved working on puzzles with her grandchildren, and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan. Kitty was an excellent cook and enjoyed collecting sand dollars on the beaches in Florida and visiting her vacation home in Willsboro. Kitty and Alfred moved to the Capital District in 2005 to live at Avila in Albany, where they had a wonderful group of friends that became known as the dirty dozen. She followed by residing at the Eddy facilities at the Terraces in Niskayuna, Hawthorne Ridge in East Greenbush, and Beverwyck in Slingerlands. The family would like to thank the entire staff at the Eddy Village Green, Beverwyck for all of their care and compassion given to Kitty. Visitation will be at Newcomer Canon Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Road, Colonie, on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m. A Roman Catholic Mass and burial will take place at Sacred Heart Church in Newburgh on Friday, January 31, 2014 at 10 a.m. Interment will follow the Mass in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Alzheimer's Association of Northeastern New York, 4 Pine West Plaza 405, Albany, NY 12205, in Kitty's memory. To leave a special message for the family online, visit www.newcomeralbany.com


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         Tuthill, Shirley Marie Hannigan   of Montgomery, a lifelong resident of the area, died July 9, 2008 with her family at her side. Daughter of the late Ernest and Agnes Tuthill, she was born in Newburgh on January 10, 1933. She was the widow of Ronald Hannigan. Shirley was a 1950 graduate of Newburgh Free Academy, and a retired switchboard operator for New York Telephone and St. Lukes Hospital in Newburgh. She was also a member of St. George's Episcopal Church and the Moose Lodge. A famly statement reads: :Mom's life was her family and friends. She looked forward to and enjoyed all of the holidays and family get togethers, and always brought along her famous brownies and potato salad. She served as a great role model for her chlldren and grandchildren through her good heartedness, love of animals and kindness to others. Everyone that met her loved her. She was also fiercely independent, having lived alone, by her choice, for many years and evidenced by her courageous battle with sickness during the last days of her life. She is already sorely missed and wil always live on in our hearts." She is survived by her chldren: daughters, Sherrilynn Lengyel and husband James of Bangor, PA, Susan Dabroski and husband Stan of Newburgh, and son Charles W. Hunter, Jr. and wife, Kathy of New Windsor, grandchildren, Stacie Baldwin and husband Jeff of Virginia, Stephanie Darrer of Walden, Scott, Sean and Stephan Dabroski, all of Newburgh, Kristen and Charles Hunter of New Windsor, her sister, Edith Hamilton of Pine Bush; brother-in-law John Morgan of Ft. Lauderdale, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, Ernest and Bernard Tuthill; sisters Evelyn Canfield and Joyce Morgan; and her first husband Charles Hunter. Visitation will be held from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, July 13, at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave. Newburgh. A Funeral Service wil take place at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 14 at St. George's Episcopal Church Newburgh, Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh.


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       Tyler, Richard H. 64 of Pompano Beach, Fl. passed away May 24, 1995.  He was born March 5, 1931. He was a resident of Pompano Beach, Fl. for 33 years.  Richard was a star basketball, baseball & football player for Newburgh Free Academy, graduating in 1950. He is survived by his wife, Diane; father William J. Tyler, Sr.; two sons, Richard Frank Tyler and William J. Tyler, III; daughter in law, Tamra Tyler; brother, William J. Tyler, Jr., sister in law, Joan Tyler; mother in law Maxine Rose; five granchildren, Lindsey Anne Tyler, Meaghan Lynn Anne Tyler, Kimberly Shannen Tyler, Amy Tyler, Cassie Tyler and many loved family and friends.  He was pre-deceased by a son, Daniel Bruce Tyler, Lynda H. Tyler and Florence L. Tyler. Memorial services will be held Saturday with Moose services at 6:30 P.M. and prayer services at 7:15 P.M. at the Forest Lawn Funeral Home 200 W. Copans Rd. Pompano Beach, FL.  Donation may be made to Hospice Foundation of America 777 17Street, Suite 401, Miami Beach, FL or the American Cancer Society.

    Posted by Bob Wilson     Star of Coach Masterson's 1948-1950 era championship Basketball teams. Married Marian Ackerman of Newburgh. Went on to college in North Carolina, later had a career with the US Postal Service in Florida. Died of cancer in Florida some years ago.


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      VanAmburgh, Eileen R. McGraw of the Town of Newburgh, a retired unit secretary at St. Luke's Hospital and a lifelong area resident, entered into rest Friday, October 14, 2011 at St. Luke's-Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh Campus. She was 79. Eileen was the daughter of the late George and Florence McCarthy VanAmburgh. She was born August 14, 1932 in Newburgh, NY. Eileen was a member of Sacred Heart Church.Survivors include her loving husband, Robert McGraw of 55 years; sons, Robert J. Jr. McGraw and wife, Dawn of the Town of Newburgh and Michael McGraw and wife, Lori of Middletown, NY. Grandchildren: Justin, Aaron, Matthew, Stephen, Christopher and James McGraw. She is also survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. She was pre-deceased by her son, James McGraw and a sister, Clara VanAmburgh. Visitation for family and friends will take place Sunday, October 16, 2011 from 4-8 p.m. at White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 North Plank Rd., Newburgh. Funeral Mass will be offered 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 17, 2011 at Sacred Heart Church, Robinson Ave. Newburgh. Burial to follow in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor, NY. Funeral arrangements under the direction of White & Venuto Funeral Home, 845-562-6550, or visit www.whiteandvenutofuneralhome.com


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           Vandermark, John G.  "Jack"  "Sandel" of Newburgh, N.Y. a former chemist with Dupont Corp. and former owner of the Elbow Room in Newburgh; and a lifetime area resident, entered into rest Wednesday, November 26, 2003 in Castle Point VA Hospital. He was 71. Son of the late John and Marjorie Stott Vandermark, he was born May 11, 1932 in Newburgh. Jack proudly served his country in the US Army, where he received the Purple Heart Medal, Korean Service Medal with Bronze Star, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and the Presidential Unit Citation. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, the Military Purple Heart Association, and served as treasurer of the New York State Restaurant and Taverns Association. Survivors include his two brothers, James Raymond Vandermark and Thomas Vandermark, both of Town of Newburgh; his sister, Judy Highlands of St. Petersburg, FL; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one brother, William Vandermark. The family will receive their friends on Saturday, November 29 beginning at 9:30 am at the Brooks-DiDonato Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 am , with Chaplain Robert Hershberger officiating. The Purple Heart Association will be honoring their fallen comrade with a service as well. A Military service will be held at Cedar Hill Cemetery Chapel following the committal service. Memorial contributions on Jack's behalf may be made to Disabled American Veterans, Post 152, 30 Lawrence Ave., New Windsor, NY 12553. To send a personal condolence or for directions to the funeral home, please visit Brooks-iDonato.com.


       Van Der Zee, Allen
       Van Slyke, Roger
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       VanVoorhis, Bernice Alexander  73, of Constantia, died Sunday, June 27, 2004 at St. Joseph's Hospital, Syracuse. Born in Newburgh, she had lived in California before moving to Constantia in 1984. She was a member of the Cleveland Senior Citizens and the Central Square M.I.A. Senior Citizens. Surviving are her companion, Milton Trach; a son, Keith Alexander; a sister, Elizabeth Prizant of Florida; two brothers, Raphael Van Voorhis of New Windsor, and John Van Voorhis of Pine Bush. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, July 2 at the Watson Funeral Home, Inc., 631 So. Main St., Central Square, with burial in Constantia Rural Cemetery. Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, July 1 at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Northshore Ambulance Fund, Bridge St., Cleveland, NY 13042.


       Van Wagner, Joan
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    Venuti, Rita Welch - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 06/Mar/2020
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      Vinson, Richard  "Shorty" II, of Cornwall, a retired accountant with Walsh Construction in New York, N.Y., died June 6, 2004 at home. He was 71. The son of Richard Ferris Vinson I and Rebecca Weygant Vinson, he was born September 8, 1932 in Cornwall. He served in the US Army during the Korean War. He is survived by his wife, Elaine Stratis Vinson at home; four sons, Richard F. Vinson III and wife Susan of New Windsor, Robin Mark Vinson of Cornwall, Gary A. Vinson and wife Suzi of Cornwall, George S. Vinson of New Windsor; two daughters, Becky Jo Keyser and husband Steven of Fresno, Calif., Kristy V. Poplawski and husband David of Schenectady; one brother George E. Vinson of Oxen Hill, Md.; brother-in-law, William G. Stratis and wife Joyce of Cornwall; seven grandchildren, Kristyn Claypool, Joshua, Amanda, Mathew Poplawski, Necole McLean, Jannelle O'Connor, Keith O'Connor; nieces and nephews. Friends and relatives may call from 2 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, June 10 and from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday June 11 at Quigley Funeral Home, 337 Hudson St., Cornwall-on-Hudson. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday at King of Kings Lutheran Church, Union Ave., New Windsor. The Rev. Gregory Tennermen will officiate. Cremation will follow in the Cedar Hill Crematory in Newburgh. Contributions may be made to the Cornwall Volunteer Ambulance Corp., Po Box 151. Funeral arrangements by Kevin Quigley of Quigley Bros. Funeral Home.


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    Waite, Charles W. - Class of 1950 - Pauine Rute Hall 1952 09/May/2017

  • Weitkam, Raymond Earl - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 28/Apr/2021
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    Weiner, Beverly Neumetzger - Class of 1950 - Pauline Rute Hall 1952 03/Dec/2017
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       Welsh, William       Died    September 29, 1967


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       Wescott, Gerald    Born April 28, 1933  Died Sept. 9, 2005


       Westover, Joan
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      Weygant, Gladys Mae Misner, 55 of Fullerton Avenue died Wednesday August 31, 1988 at St. Lukes Hospital Newburgh after a short illness with cancer.  Born Nov. 28, 1932 in New Windsor she was the daughter of William and Fern Terwilliger Weygant and wife of Herbert G. Misner.  She was a member of the YMCA Business and Professional Women's Club from 1975 to 1988 and the Middle Hope Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary; she served very actively for nine years on the refreshment committee for the Arts and Crafts shows; from , she served as co-chairman of the ticket committee for the Business and Professional Women's Annual Fashion Show, for which she was also a club member. Survivors include her widower at home; three sons, David Misner of the Town of Newburgh; Stuart Misner of Middletown, Jeffrey Misner of Killeen, Texas; two sisters Joyce Etess and her husband Paul of New Windsor NY and Eleanor Robinson of Montgomery; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  Friends may call this evening at Toohey Brothers Funeral Chapel 481 Gidney Ave. Newburgh and where services will be held Saturday morning.


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       Williams, Evelyn D. Williams Knapp, "Eve" Newburgh, N.Y. a homemaker, and a resident of Newburgh, entered into rest March 12, 2004 at St. Luke's Hospital. She was 72. The daughter of the late Alfred and Dorothy Noller Williams, she was born September 23, 1931 in Newburgh. She was the widow of Joseph B. "Pop" Knapp. Survivors include two sons, Gary Knapp and Alfred Knapp, both of Newburgh; one daughter, Deborah Knapp of Newburgh; three grandchildren, Mark, Amber and Melissa; one step-granddaughter, Lauren; several nieces and nephews; and her beloved dog, Fred. She was predeceased by one brother, Alfred Williams Jr.; and two sisters, Joyce Williams and Emily Terwilliger. Calling hours will be held Tuesday, March 16 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Doulin Newburgh Funeral Home, Inc., 318 No. Montgomery St., Newburgh. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 17 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, New Windsor. Arrangements under the care of Doulin Newburgh Funeral Home Inc.


       Williams, Thomas
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    Wright, Gerald - Class of 1950 - Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 15/Oct/2019
       Wright, Kenneth

       Yates, Edward

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       Zuchowski, Irene Fries "Rene"   Born  Oct. 5, 1932   Died  Jan. 12, 2003 in Columbus OH  


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       Zutty, Nathan L. "Cap"  chemical industry inventor and senior executive, died Jan. 1, 2008 at his longtime home in New Canaan, Conn. He also lived in Oak Bluffs. After taking his doctorate in chemistry at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute at the age of 24, he joined Union Carbide (now merged with Dow Chemical) in their research and development division, quickly rising to become vice president of research and development for Carbide. Mr. Zutty was a prolific inventor, holding 20 U.S. patents and numerous foreign ones in the polymer and plastics field. During the Viet Nam War, he moved rapidly to help the Pentagon solve a serious problem: dust kicked up by helicopters and other vehicles was damaging mechanical equipment at Cam Ranh Bay. He and colleague A. T. Anderson came up with six products for dust control. Four of them headed the list of all candidates submitted. One was given the go-ahead, and shipments to Viet Nam began within a matter of hours. Mr. Zutty subsequently held several senior executive positions, including chairman of Union Carbide Europe and president of Solvents and Coatings Materials. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Nov. 24, 1933, he was the son of the late Lester Zutty and Blanche Kammerling Zutty. He was predeceased by his wife of 31 years, Jone Latterner Zutty. Survivors include his daughter Kathrin Petterelli of Manlius, N.Y.; his son Max Zutty of Bedford Hills, N.Y.; three grandsons, Andrew Petterelli, John Petterelli and Ty Zutty; a brother, Lawrence Zutty, and a sister, Judith Apfelbaum, both of New Jersey; and close friend and companion, Marina Draginsky of Stamford, Conn. Funeral services were held Jan. 4 at the Hoyt Funeral Home, New Canaan, Conn. Interment followed in Lakeview Cemetery, New Canaan. Contributions may be made in memorium to Yale-New Haven Hospital Development Office, P.O. Box 1849, New Haven CT 06508


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