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Sunday, September 24, 2017

Obituaries

Lubow Makarenko Chelakian

October 18, 1928 ~ September 16, 2017

On a beautiful September morning, Angels came to take Luba into the arms of the Lord. She was born October 18, 1928 in the Ukraine and greatly enjoyed her ethnic heritage through song, dance, and cooking food for others.
Luba was predeceased by her husband George, son Theodore, parents Ignat and Elizabeth and sisters Tatiana and Clava.
She is survived by her children Irmonja (Louis), Elizabeth (Harry) and Tatiana (Andrew). Michael and Christopher are her loving grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother Anatole and several nieces and nephews.
Luba worked the dairy business ...read more


Michael A. Vena

September 24, 1945 ~ September 16, 2017

Michael A. Vena of Cochecton, NY, a counselor at Catskill Regional Medical Center, died on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at home. He was 71. The son of the late Joseph and Bridget O'Brien Vena, he was born on September 24, 1945 in the Bronx, NY. Michael was a member of Alcoholics Anonymous and was ... read more


Bernard ‘Ben' D. LaVecchia

August 20, 1927 - September 11, 2017

With a heavy heart the family of Bernard D. LaVecchia announces his passing. He entered eternal life from his easy chair at home where he loved to sit and watch TV, surrounded by his loving family, on September 11, 2017. Born to Thomas J. LaVecchia and Beatrice Petrucelli on August 20, 1927 in Mont ... read more


James E. Dapp

Sales Representative, 60

James “Jim” E. Dapp of Liberty passed suddenly on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, in his home. He was 60. Jim is survived by his two sons, James and Tom, both of Liberty, NY; three brothers, Ed of Highland, NY, Chris of Rossville, GA and Russell of Overland Park, KS; many cousins, nieces and nephews. ... read more


Robert Otto Hogencamp

April 25, 1932 ~ September 6, 2017

Robert Otto Hogencamp of White Sulphur Springs, NY, passed away on September 6, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Robert, son of the late Marie and Otto Hogencamp, was born on April 25, 1932 in White Sulphur Springs, NY.  Robert was retired from the New York City Department of Environmental Pr ... read more


Lynne April DeGraw

Formerly of Sullivan County

Lynne April DeGraw of Nashville, TN, formerly of Sullivan County, entered into glory on Friday, September 1, 2017. She was 66 years of age. She is survived by her loving husband and high school sweetheart, Wayne DeGraw, and dedicated children: Neeka, Joey and Gavin DeGraw; three precious grandchil ... read more


Rosalie (Penchansky-Kaplan) Provda

March 4 1928- September 6, 2017

Rosalie Provda, 89, of South Fallsburg, passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, in the Skilled Nursing Unit at Catskill Regional Medical Center where she resided for the past few years. The daughter of William and Anna (Kantrowitz) Penchansky, Rosalie was born in Woodridge, New York, on March ... read more


George Joseph Mohan

February 18, 1934 ~ August 26, 2017

George Joseph Mohan of Woodbourne, NY, died on August 26, 2017 at the age of 83. He was born on February 18, 1934 in Carrickmacross, County Monaghan, Ireland. He is the son of the late George and Brigid Mohan. Brother of late Margaret, Katie, Thomas, James and Oliver. He arrived in the United State ... read more


Ruth Adamson

June 17, 1930 ~ August 28, 2017

Ruth Adamson of Monticello, a retired co-owner of Rivertone Corp and homemaker and longtime resident of the area, passed away on Monday, August 28, 2017 at Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris, NY. She was 87. Ruth was born on June 17, 1930 in Poland, the daughter of the late Sam and Gittel Sh ... read more


Dennis Lloyd Knack

Retired Truck Driver, 72

Dennis Lloyd Knack of Jeffersonville, NY, a retired truck driver for Poley Paving Company of Liberty, NY, died Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown, NY. He was 72. The son of the late Edward and Mary Stewart Knack, he was born June 21, 1945 in Jeffersonville. ... read more


John F. Gallagher, Jr.

June 11, 1934 - August 25, 2017

John Francis Gallagher, Jr., devoted husband, father, and grandfather, died peacefully at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital on August 25, 2017 at the age of eighty-three. Son of the late John Francis Gallagher and Lillian Comber, Jack was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After attending ... read more


Dale Eugene Roosevelt

Retired Heavy Equipment Operator, 76

Dale Eugene Roosevelt passed away on August 22, 2017. He was 76 years old. Dale was born on April 27, 1941 in Monticello, NY, the son of the late Edward and Gladys Wood Roosevelt. Dale worked for the Town of Bethel Highway Department, as a heavy equipment operator, for over 30 years before retirin ... read more


Harriet Wechsler

Formerly of Monticello

Harriet Wechsler was born in Queens, NY on October 27, 1932 and passed away on August 27, 2017 in Florida at the age of 84 where she was a resident for many years. Harriet was the daughter of Paul and Mary Siegel and younger sister to the late Martin Siegel and late Sydell Silverstein. Harriet res ... read more


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