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Friday, March 23, 2018


Thelma “Mitzi” Retty

August 22, 1927 ~ March 20, 2018

Thelma “Mitzi” Retty, 90, of Jeffersonville, NY, a homemaker, died on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris, NY. The daughter of the late Frank and Dorothy Vanderbeek Danowski, she was born August 22,1927 in Ramsey, NJ. She was the widow of Edward Retty. Mr. Retty died in 2006.
“Mitzi” is survived by her son, Wayne Retty and his wife, Karen, of Florida and their children: Christopher, Joseph and Scott and by her daughter Gayle Hallfors of Jeffersonville, NY and her children: Nicole and Kristen, and by her best friend Shirley Vogel.
She is also survived more

Douglas M. Doty

U.S. Army veteran

Douglas M. Doty of Swan Lake, NY, a lifelong area resident, died March 14th, 2018 in Tampa, FL. He was 41. The son of Donald Doty and Sally Trautlein Joyce, he was born June 29, 1976 in Port Jervis, NY. Douglas proudly served Our Country in the US Army from 1998 to 2002; he was an avid NY Giants F ... read more

Scott Steven Young

Roscoe native passes away at 54

Scott Steven Young, 54, of Milton, Vermont, passed away peacefully in his sleep on February 10, 2018. Born May 9, 1963 in Roscoe, NY, Scott was predeceased by his parents, Clinton Young and Terry (Norcia) Young of Roscoe; Uncle and Aunt, Steve and Louise (Norcia) Colletti of Lodi, NJ. and his grandp ... read more

Deborah Ann Fischer

Certified Operating Room Nurse

Deborah Ann Fischer, 47, passed unexpectedly from her earthly dwelling to her eternal home on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown, NY. Debbie was born January 9, 1971, the daughter of Joseph and Denise DuBois Fischer. She graduated high school from Jeffersonvill ... read more

Patricia E. Norris

Community volunteer

Patricia E. Norris of Youngsville, NY, a homemaker and lifetime area resident, died on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at home. She was 70. The daughter of Arlene Voorhees Bryan and the late Cecil Bryan, she was born June 28, 1947 in Liberty, NY. She was the wife of William Norris. Pat was very active ... read more

Raymond A. Sauvé

July 13, 1937 ~ March 14, 2018

Raymond A. Sauvé of Damascus, PA died Wednesday, March 14 at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center, Honesdale, PA. Raymond was born in Manhattan, New York on July 13, 1937 to the late Raymond and Marie Farrell Sauvé. Raymond lived in New York and New Jersey before moving to Damascus. He graduated from S ... read more

Sadie Pearl Kushner

December 10, 1919 ~ March 12, 2018

Sadie Pearl Kushner of Clifton Park, NY, and a longtime area resident of Liberty, NY, died Monday, March 12, 2018 at Saratoga Hospital, Saratoga Springs, NY. She was 98 years of age. The daughter of the late Hyman and Celia (Birinbaum) Kushner, she was born December 10, 1919 in New York City, NY ... read more

Olga H. Hunt

Passed away at 101

The family of Thomas and Patricia Duffy of Callicoon is in mourning for the loss of Tom's mother, Olga H. Hunt, of Huntington on Long Island. She recently passed away at her home, at the age of 101. Until failing health kept her from traveling, mom, affectionately known by the name “Gigi”, would com ... read more

Russell G. Wakeman

Veteran, Community Stalwart

Russell G. Wakeman of Roscoe, NY, a retired electrical engineer for NYS Electric and Gas, Liberty, NY, and a lifelong area resident, died Friday, March 2, 2018 at the Chestnut Park Rehab. and Nursing Center, Oneonta, NY. He was 90. The son of the late Harry and Gladys Patterson Wakeman, he was b ... read more

Nancy E. Lasher

April 1, 1960 ~ March 4, 2018

Nancy E. Lasher of Liberty, NY died on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at Wilkes Barre General Hospital, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. She was 57. The daughter of the late Raymond and Gladys Edwards Lasher, she was born April 1, 1960 in Liberty, NY. Nancy is survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins, inc ... read more

Claire M. Cortese

Retired RN at Callicoon Hospital

Claire M. Cortese, a former Registered Nurse at Callicoon Hospital, Callicoon, N.Y., died on Wednesday, February 27, 2018 at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale, Pennsylvania. She was 83. The daughter of the late Howard and Esther Fink Schmidt, she was born July 29, 1934 in Callicoon, NY. She was ... read more

Robert William Deichert

November 30, 1925 ~ March 1, 2018

Robert William Deichert of East Hampton, N.Y and Bronxville, N.Y. died peacefully on March 1 at Calvary Hospital in the Bronx. Bob was born on November 30, 1925 in Union City, NJ to William Deichert and the former Edna Hons. He grew up in Jersey City and spent summers with his grandmother in Calli ... read more

Muriel Jean Swartwout Milk

February 7, 1934 ~ March 1, 2018

Muriel Jean Swartwout Milk, 84, passed away at Roscoe Nursing Home on March 1, 2018, unexpectedly. She was born on February 7, 1934 to Edward (Ned) and Dorothy Swartwout. Muriel married Dewayne (Bucky) Milk on December 27, 1952 and he predeceased her in 2015. They settled on the family farm in Go ... read more

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