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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Obituaries

Marie Chesnick

Formerly of Callicoon

Marie Chesnick
Dr. Marie A. Chesnick of Wilmington, MA, formerly of Callicoon, NY, passed away at her home unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. She was 63 years of age. Born in Callicoon, New York, she was the beloved daughter of the late Benedict and Nancy (Tornich) Chesnick.
Marie was raised and educated in Callicoon, NY. She attended the Delaware Valley Central School in Callicoon. She went on to complete her undergraduate studies at Buffalo State College and received her Master's Degree from Emerson College.
Marie received her Doctorate from Boston University in Speech and Language ...read more


David Thomson

United States Army Veteran

David Flege Thomson, United States Army veteran, long-time college student affairs administrator, employment counselor, and community volunteer, died March 12, 2019, age 75. David was born April 30, 1943, in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. He was predeceased by his parents, Harold Brown Thomson and Elino ... read more


Patricia “Pat” Gerry

Formerly of Ferndale, NY

Patricia “Pat” Gerry of Delray Beach, FL formerly of Ferndale, NY, passed away February 24, 2019 at her home in Delray Beach, FL. She was 85 years old. She was born in Illinois. Pat was a former dancer and spent her early years in San Diego, CA. She relocated to Sullivan County in the late 60's, a ... read more


Frances Sisselman Katz

March 6, 1922 ~ March 16, 2019 Newburgh, NY

Frances S. Katz, a long-time area resident passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital in Newburgh. She was 97 years old. The daughter of the late Fred and Sadie (Korman) Sisselman, Frances was born on March 6, 1922 in Parksville, NY. She was a loving wife, mother, and ... read more


Earlene E. Barry

April 11, 1947 ~ March 12, 2019

Earlene E. Barry, a lifelong county resident and retired nurse died on March 12, 2019 at the age of 71. The daughter of Harrison Barry Sr. and Eve Barry, she was born April 11, 1947 in Liberty. She graduated Liberty Central High School, attended SCCC and OCCC. She was employed at Grossingers in th ... read more


Beatrice Brother

December 22, 1926 ~ March 17, 2019 Fort Lauderdale

Beatrice Brother, a long-time resident of Monticello passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019 in Fort Lauderdale, FL after a long and prosperous life. The daughter of the late Nathan and Dora Horowitz and the beloved sister of Sidney, Joseph and Bennie, Beatrice was born on December 22, 1926. She was 9 ... read more


Michael H. Krum

November 1, 1960 ~ March 14, 2019

Michael H. Krum, of Ferndale, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Westchester Medical Center. He was 58. He was the son of Betty Davis Krum and the late Harold Krum, born on November 1, 1960 in DeBruce, NY. Michael enjoyed working with his hands, farming and woodworking. He was an outdoors ... read more


Pearl Elizabeth “Wyde” Madnick

December 12, 1926 - March 12, 2019

Pearl Madnick, a long-time resident of Monticello passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 after a long and prosperous life. She was 92 years old. Pearl was born on December 12, 1926 in Port Arthur, Texas to Russian immigrant parents Isidor and Jenny Wyde. After the Great Mississippi Flood of 1929, t ... read more


Francis Paul Wyss III

Narrowsburg, NY

Francis (Franny) Paul Wyss, III, age 23, passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019 unexpectedly. He was the son of Francis (Franny) Paul and Doreen Foster Wyss Jr. He was born December 6, 1995 in Middletown, NY. Franny was a graduate of Sullivan West Central High School. A family statement reads “Fran ... read more


Helen Hughson

June 9, 1919 ~ March 9, 2019

Helen Hughson of Jeffersonville passed from this earth on March 9, 2019, just three months shy of her one hundredth birthday. Helen was born on June 9, 1919 to the parents of Ruth and Andrew Thony and predeceased by her husband Wilson Hughson, her granddaughter Lauren Hughson and her son in law Ri ... read more


Verben Konviser

February 3, 1928 ~ March 5, 2019 Woodridge, NY

Mr. Verben Konviser, a life-long resident of Woodridge passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 in Palm Beach County, Florida. He was 91 years old. The son of the late Abraham and Fannie Shaffer Konviser, Verb was born in Brooklyn on February 3, 1928, and moved to Woodridge, NY as an infant. Verb was ... read more


Robert Rosenberg

October 1, 1925 ~ March 2, 2019

One of the last Catskill hoteliers, Robert Rosenberg, formerly of Fallsburg, NY, died Saturday, March 2 in Hollywood, FL. Bob was born October 1, 1925 into the Green Acres Hotel family in Lake Huntington. After his marriage to Harriet Horowitz in 1949, they managed her family's hotel, the Olympic in ... read more


Harold E. Madison

April 22, 1935 ~ March 6, 2019

Harold E. Madison, of Livingston Manor, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. He was 83. He was the son of the late Merritt A. Madison and Isabelle Will, born on April 22, 1935 in Livingston Manor, NY. Harold had a long working career; he owned and operated both the Willowemoc Sport Shop and th ... read more


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