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Monday, January 22, 2018

Obituaries

Russell Johnston

Retired Electrician, 88

Russell Johnston of Dandridge, TN, formerly of Jeffersonville, NY, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018 at his home. He was 88.
He was the son of the late Charles Edward and Anna Rebecca (Boling) Johnston, Sr. and was preceded in death by his brother, Charles Edward Johnston, Jr.
Russell was a retired electrician and owned and operated a hardware store in Jeffersonville, NY, where he was a member of the I.B.E.W and was a volunteer fireman. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed, gardening, fishing, boating and bird watching.
He is survived by his wife, Iva (Ray) Johnston; children, ...read more


Antoinette ‘Toni' Oestrich

September 9, 1924 ~ December 20, 2017

Antoinette ‘Toni' Oestrich, 93, of Monticello, passed away on December 30, 2017. She will be dearly missed. She was born on September 9, 1924 to Merlin and Lottie Merrill Goetschius in Downsville. Toni was a homemaker, loving and caring for her husband Irvin and her three children. She worked for a ... read more


Harold M. Wasserlauf

April 26, 1952 - January 15, 2018

Harold M. Wasserlauf of Barryville passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the Westchester Medical Center following an extended illness. He was 65. The son of the late David and Mildred Wasserlauf, Harold was born on April 26, 1952 in Monticello. As a child, Harold worked on his family farm an ... read more


Russell Johnston

Retired Electrician, 88

Russell Johnston of Dandridge, TN, formerly of Jeffersonville, NY, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018 at his home. He was 88. He was the son of the late Charles Edward and Anna Rebecca (Boling) Johnston, Sr. and was preceded in death by his brother, Charles Edward Johnston, Jr. Russell was a r ... read more


Harold M. Wasserlauf

April 26, 1952 - January 15, 2018

Harold M. Wasserlauf of Barryville passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the Westchester Medical Center following an extended illness. He was 65. The son of the late David and Mildred Wasserlauf, Harold was born on April 26, 1952 in Monticello. As a child, Harold worked on his family farm an ... read more


Helen Bunis

Buyer in the New York City Fashion District

Helen Bunis, 92, of Narrowsburg passed away January 13, 2018 during a brief hospital stay at Catskill Regional Medical Center. The daughter of Alvin and Anna Stiene Holfeld, she was born on November 30, 1925 in Narrowsburg. Helen graduated from Narrowsburg Central School. She pursued her dream of g ... read more


Antoinette 'Toni' Oestrich

September 9, 1924 ~ December 20, 2017

Antoinette 'Toni' Oestrich, 93, of Monticello, passed away on December 30, 2017. She will be dearly missed. She was born on September 9, 1924 to Merlin and Lottie Merrill Goetschius in Downsville. Toni was a homemaker, loving and caring for her husband Irvin and her three children. She worked for a ... read more


Gerard “Gary” M. Roman

January 30, 1949 - January 12, 2018

With deep sorrow, the family of Gerard “Gary” Roman announce the he entered into eternal rest on January 12, 2018. Gary was a humble man who befriended neighbor and stranger, offering to each his friendship and loyalty. He was the son of Lawrence and Frances Roman. Gary will be forever missed b ... read more


Roy H. Wood

January 9, 1929 - January 13, 2018

Roy H. Wood of Youngsville, NY, a retired 35-year employee of the Yaun Co. in Liberty, NY, died on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Catskill Regional Medical Center Harris, NY. He was 89. The son of the late Walter and Wilhelmina Huschke Wood, he was born January 9, 1929 in Youngsville, NY. Roy w ... read more


Dorothy E. (Stephenson) Brooks

March 13, 1936 ~ January 12, 2018

Dorothy E. (Stephenson) Brooks was born March 13, 1936 in Liberty, NY, the daughter of the late Chester and Laura (McKay) Stephenson. She gained her angel wings on January 12, 2018 at Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown, NY surrounded by her loving family following a brief illness. Doroth ... read more


Marie Ann Winters

October 20, 1947 ~ January 8, 2018

Marie Ann Winters, 70, of Antioch, Tenn., formerly from Monticello, NY, passed unexpectedly on January 8. The daughter of the late Charles and Amy Morris Winters, she was born October 20, 1947 in Liberty, NY. Marie had a great gift from God in knowing how to make people laugh with her great sense ... read more


Boni Barnofsky

Benjamin Cosor School teaching assistant, 67

It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of a true angel on Earth. Boni Barnofsky, 67, of Monticello, was taken from us suddenly on Sunday, January 7, 2018 in Tampa, Florida. Boni was born on July 21, 1950 in Monticello, NY. She was a lifelong resident of Kiamesha Lake and Monticello. ... read more


Rosanna Brog

101 Years of Age

Rosanna Brog, of Youngsville, NY, a former employee of Brey's Egg farm in Jeffersonville, NY died on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Sullivan County Adult Care Center, Liberty, NY. She was 101. The daughter of the late John and Mabel Puerschner Brog, she was born October 30, 1916 in Bethel, NY. Ros ... read more


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