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Alan Drobner - Class of 1966

Delete this post Submitted by Fran Olson Gustafson 1965 <> on 05/Dec/2020

         Alan L. Drobner, 72, a lifelong resident of Newburgh, N.Y., died Dec. 3, 2020, in Newburgh. Born Feb. 2, 1948, in Newburgh, he was the son of Alexander and Eleanor (Peggy) Drobner. Alan graduated from Newburgh Free Academy and enlisted in the U.S. Air Force, serving in Vietnam. Following his discharge, he was self-employed with his father at Drobner's department store on Broadway in Newburgh. Alan was an avid fisherman, and enjoyed spending time at Washington Lake and Brown's Pond. He also enjoyed bowling, horse racing, sharing stories about life in Newburgh, and spending time with family and friends. Alan is survived by Carole Tarsio, his companion of 40 years; his daughter Nicole Made and her husband Victor, with their children Nicholas and Natalie; Paul Lander and his children Paul Jr. and Maddie; Eric and Lorraine Lander and their son Daniel, and daughter Allison Whitehead and her husband Ross Whitehead and their daughter Lily Marie. He is predeceased by his parents. Viewing will be private at the request of the family. Burial will be at Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Goshen, N.Y., at a future date. - February 2, 1948 - December 3, 2020

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