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Saturday, July 25, 2015

 

LAURENCE D. MURRAY, PORT JERVIS, NEW YORK

Laurence D. Murray, age 91 of Port Jervis passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on January 24, 1924 in Port Jervis, NY, the son of Francis and Susan Murray.  Larry retired from Skydyne Aeronautics Inc. in Port Jervis as a draftsman.

He was a faithful member of the Grace Episcopal Church, Port Jervis and a former vestry member of the church.  He was a member of the Port Jervis Fire Dept., Neversink Engine Co. #1 for 61 years. He served as the Grand Marshall of the Annual Firemen's Parade in 2008.

Larry's family would like to thank his care givers: Tracy, Pam, Nickie, JoAnn, Jenn, and Jeanette. He loved his "angels" who took such loving and compassionate care of him during his illness.

A family statement reads: "Dad made a lasting impression on everyone he met with his charm and sense of humor, only surpassed by his devoted love for his family."

Larry married Alice C. Goodspeed Murray, who survives at home. He is also survived by his two daughters: Agnes L. Clark, and Kathy Pope and her husband, Dennis, all of Port Jervis; his son, Laurence J. Murray and his wife, Diane of Phoenix, AZ; his brother, Robert J. Murray of Port Jervis; his beloved grandchildren: Caryn Stuart and her husband, Brian, Sheila Clark, Scott Ryerson, and Laura Clark; his great grandchildren: Stephen, Tiffany, Alexa, Devon and Paige; his great great grandchildren: Stevie, Aiden, Benny, Louis and several nieces and nephews. Larry was predeceased by his two sisters: Marilyn Borkenhagen and Frances Hosking.

Visitation will be held from 3 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 28th at the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY. Firematic services will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the funeral home. A Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 29th at The Grace Episcopal Church, 84 Seward Ave., Port Jervis; Rev. David Lee Carlson will be the celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Port Jervis.

Memorial contributions may be made in Laurence's name to the Grace Episcopal Church, 84 Seward Ave., Port Jervis, NY 12771.

Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home; for information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit knight-auchmoody.com


 



posted by DMA  # 3:38 PM
 

RUTH JUDSON VANGIESON, PORT JERVIS, NEW YORK


VANGIESON Ruth Judson, age 74, of Port Jervis died March 3, 2015. CELEBRATION OF LIFE: 1-5pm, Sat, Aug 1st the Knights of Columbus Hall, 61 Seward Ave., Port Jervis. ARRANGEMENTS: by Knight-Auchmoody Fuenral Home, Port Jervis.

 


 

 




posted by DMA  # 3:33 PM

Monday, July 13, 2015

 

ANN P. JENNINGS, CUDDEBACKVILLE, NEW YORK


Ann P. Jennings age 78 of Cuddebackville, NY formerly  of Rockland County died Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at Middletown, NY.  She was born on March 25,1937 in Hackensack, New Jersey the daughter of  George and Mary Bigger Terhune.  Ann proudly served our country during the Korean War with the US Army.  She retired as a school bus driver for the Washingtonville School District. She was a faithful member of the  Lighthouse Assembly of God Church in Hillburn, NY.  Ann married Louis E.  Jennings who survives at home.  She is also survived by her daughter Marcie Jennings  at home,  her three sons, Michael Penfold and his wife Lena of  Fort Lee, New Jersey,Scott Jennings of Cornwall,NY Wayne E. Jennings and his wife  Shari  of Suffern, her two sisters Kathy Alldredge of Texas and  and Mary Terhuneof Boston, her bother George Terhune of Warwick, NY, 3 grandchildren,Scottie,  Matthew and Wayne Evan, 7 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Services are private.  Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E.Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  For  information, directions or to send a condolence note to  the family visit knight-auchmoody.com


posted by DMA  # 4:08 PM
 

ARTHUR " ART" DEAN ABBADUSKY, GOSHEN, NEW YORK

Arthur Dean Abbadusky “Art”, 77, passed into the loving arms of his Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, July 2, 2015, after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. He was born February 14th, Valentine’s Day, 1938 in Monmouth,Illinois. As a young man he proudly served his country in the US Navy aboard the U.S.S. ALCOR. After his military service he was employed by Butler Manufacturing Company in Kansas City Missouri where he became East Coast Regional Manager and retired after 25 years of loyal service. He was an avid golfer, bowler and sports fan. He was passionate about helping and serving others. Most importantly he loved and cared for his family and will be greatly missed. Art was preceded in death by his parents Forrest and Elsie Abbadusky, brothers Edward and Melvin Abbadusky. In addition to his beloved wife Marguerite of 36 years, he is survived by brother John “Willie” and his wife Beth Abbadusky, his son Arthur Dean Jr. “Skip” and wife Lisa, daughter Karen Savacool and husband Eric, son Daniel Abbadusky and wife Diane, daughter Kathryn Gallagher and husband Kevin, son Jared Abbadusky and wife Stephanie, stepdaughters Karin Pitzel, Donna Reed and husband William. He has 23 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews. His family will be forever grateful for the tender loving care he received over the past 8 years from the staff at the Valley View Center for Nursing Care in Goshen, NY. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to Valley View, 59 Quarry Road, Goshen NY 10924 attn: “Homestead floor” A Celebration of Art’s life will be held at the Orange County Veterans Memorial Cemetery,111 Craigville Road, Goshen NY 10924 on July 24, 2015 at  2 pm with military honors. Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  For information,directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit knight-auchmoody.com.


posted by DMA  # 4:05 PM

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

 

AGNES D. ELLISON, PORT JERVIS, NEW YORK

Agnes D. Ellison age 80 of Port Jervis, NY and formerly a long time resident of Montague, New Jersey passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at Bon Secours Community Hospital, Port Jervis, NY.  She was born on  November 15, 1934 in Port Jervis, NY the daughter of  Jefferson Davis Cooper and  Catherine McConnell Cooper.  Agnes retired from Barbara Quilting in Port Jervis as a sewing machine operator.  She was a faithful member of  St. James R.C. Church in Montague.  Agnes married  Frank C. Ellison who pre-deceased her.  She is survived by her daughter Cherelyn Ellison and her  long time companion Bill Mills of Port Jervis.  Agnes is also survived by her two brothers, Paul Cooper  of White Mills, PA., and Thomas Cooper of Lords Valley, PA and several nieces and nephews.  She was pre-deceased by her  four sisters,  Marion Longhenry, Ann Stewart, Helen Majesky and Philomena Cooper,  and her brother Gordon Cooper.  Services will be 2:00 pm,Tuesday, July 14, at the Minisink Reformed Church Cemetery in Montague,New Jersey.  Rev. Wayne Varga will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to the Montague Fire Dept., PO Box 1726, Montague, NJ 07827 or to the Blue Ridge Rescue  Squad, 277 Clove Rd., Montague, NJ 07827.  Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit knight-auchmoody.com.

posted by DMA  # 10:55 PM
 

MERCEDES CARRE, SPARROWBUSH, NEW YORK

Mercedes Carre, age 91 of Sparrowbush, NY, passed away Monday, July 6, 2015 at the Orange Regional Medical Ctr., Middletown, NY. She was  born on April 11, 1924 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, the daughter of the late Joseph and Nettie Drigno Carre. Mercedes is survived by her son, Joseph Santiago and his wife, Theresa of Sparrowbush, NY; her daughter, Laura Matthews of Davey, Florida; her three grandchildren, Dennis, Michael and Brian; her three great grandchildren, Kodey, Hannah and Nicholas; and seveal nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by her two grandchildren, Jennifer and Aaron Santiago. Services will ber private. Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit knight-auchmoody.com.




posted by DMA  # 10:48 PM

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

 

REV. ROBERT E. FOSTER, PORT JERVIS, NEW YORK

The family of  Rev. Robert E. Foster, of Port Jervis, NY, will receive friends Tuesday, June 30th from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 1, at 11 AM at the Milford Bible Church, 110 Foxcroft Road, Milford, PA.  Rev. Keith Sanders will officiate. Interment will follow funeral services at Pine Grove Cemetery, Matamoras, Pennsylvania.  Memorial contributions may be made in Rev. Foster's memory to the Milford Bible Church, 110 Foxcroft Road, Milford, PA 18336.  Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis.  For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit knight-auchmoody.com.

posted by DMA  # 9:23 PM
 

ROSE M. MARIONI, MATAMORAS, PENNSYLVANIA


Rose M. Marioni age 95 of Matamoras, Pennsylvania  passed away Sunday, June 21, 2015 at Bon Secours Community Hospital, Port Jervis, NY.  She was born on  April 28, 1920 in Port Jervis, NY the daughter of the late  Joseph Ricciardi and Carmella Puccarelli Ricciardi. Rose retired from the Best Western Hotel in Matamoras, Pennsylvania.  She was a faithful member of St. Joseph's R.C. Church, Matamoras and a member of the Alter and Rosary Society at St. Josephs. Rose married Louis marioni who pre-deceased her.  She is survived by her sister, Katherine Rybak of Downingtown, PA (formerly life long resident of Port Jervis), her two granddaughters Christie McNelly and her husband Robert McNelly, Esq. of Collegeville, PA, Debra Travers and her husband Matthew  of Chicago, Ill., four great grandchildren, Robbie, Jake, Mary and Abraham her son-in-law Ronald Berta of Allentown, PA, several nieces and nephews including Catherine Westfall of Port Jervis and Anne Seeber of Matamoras.  Rose was pre-deceased by her daughter JoAnn Berta.  Visitation will be held Monday, June 29 from 9:15 am -10:15 am at the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  Prayers will be offered  Monday, June 29 at 10:15 am at the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at  11 AM at St. Joseph's R.C. Church, Matamoras, PA.  Rev.  Gregory Kelly will be the celebrant.  Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Port Jervis.  Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit knight-auchmoody.com.


posted by DMA  # 9:18 PM
 

JUTTA I. BARTEL, WURTSBORO, NEW YORK

 
Jutta I. Bartel age 71 of Wurtsboro, NY passed away Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Orange Regional Medical Ctr., Middletown, NY. She was born  on January 17, 1944 in Poland, the daughter of Heinz P.  Bartel and Anneliese Haake Bartel.  Jutta proudly served our country  during the Viet Nam War  with the US Army  and the US Air Force. She retired as a Master  Command Sergeant from the US Air Guard at Newburgh, New York.  Jutta is survived by her brother Peter Bartel of  Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada, her sister Inge Rodinke of Berlin, Germany, several nieces and nephews, and her very  close friend  Mari-Beth DeLucia of Harrisburg, PA.  Services will be private.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Port-Jervis-Deerpark Humane Society,  Route 209, Port Jervis, NY 12771.  Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visitknight-auchmoody.com.



posted by DMA  # 9:12 PM

Friday, June 19, 2015

 

JANICE L. BRYK, HUGUENOT, NEW YORK


Janice  L. Bryk age 64 of Huguenot, New York passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at the Orange Regional Medical Center, Middletown, NY.  Janice was born on August 24, 1950 in Middletown, NY the daughter of the late Daniel Ryder and Elsie Walters Ryder who survives.  Janice was a patient accounting clerk at Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown.  She was a faithful member of the First Presbyterian Church in Port Jervis.  Janice married Joseph Bryk  who survives at home.  She is also survived by her son Anthony Bryk and his wife Melissa of Georgia, her mother, Elsie Walters  Ryder of Middletown, NY, her step-daughter  Debra Hutt and her husband  George of Hyde Park, NY, her step-son Stephen Bryk  of Johnson, NY, her sister  Sharon Perna and her husband Thomas of Middletown, NY, three grand daughters Kate, Kimberly and Emerald, two great grandchildren Branson and Zayden, several nieces, nephews and cousins.  Memorial services will be held Tuesday, June 23 at 11 AM at the First Presbyterian Church, 60 Sussex St., Port Jervis, NY.  Rev. Ann Akers will officiate.  Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 60 Sussex St., Port Jervis, NY 12771.  Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  For information, directions or to send a condolence note tot he family visit knight-auchmoody.com.


posted by DMA  # 11:19 PM

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

 

MICHAEL A. CYREK, CAPE VINCENT, NEW YORK, FORMERLY OF POND EDDY, NEW YORK

Michael A. Cyrek, age 55, of Cape Vincent, NY, and formerly of Pond Eddy, NY passed away on Sunday, June, 14, 2015 at his home in Cape Vincent. The son of the late Eugene E.  and Celia Pietras Cyrek, he was born on June 29, 1959 in Brooklyn, NY. Michael worked as a carpenter at Worden Enterprises. He is survived by his two sons, Michael and Nicholas Cyrek of Massachusetts, his brother, Adam Cyrek of Eldred, NY, his sister, Melanie Delcore of Springfield, VA and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Eugene Cyrek, Jr. Funeral services  will be held Friday, June 19 at 12 noon at the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home. Rev. Vincent Odikanoro will officiate. Burial will follow at the Glen Spey Cemetery in Glen Spey, NY. Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, Inc. 154 East Main Street, Port Jervis, NY 12771. For information, directions, or to send a condolence note to the family, please visit www.knight-auchmoody.com.


posted by DMA  # 11:31 PM

Monday, June 08, 2015

 

HENRY F. "HANK" SCHUTZ, PORT JERVIS, NEW YORK

Henry F. “Hank” Schutz age 90 of Port Jervis, NY  passed away Sunday, June 7, 2015 at Port Jervis, NY.  He was born on November 17,1924 in Port Jervis, the son of  Henry Schutz, Sr. and Caroline Pantley Schutz. He proudly served our country during WW II with the U.S. Navy. He was a faithful member of St. Mary’s R.C. Church in Port Jervis  a member of the Roosa-Fleming VFW Post i#161, Port Jervis and a former member of the Port Jervis Fire Department. Hank was a retired electrician for Hosking Electric, in Port Jervis. He married Elizabeth Maloney Schutz who pre-deceased him on January 19, 2015.  He is survived by his  four sons, Jon Schutz of Port Jervis, William Schutz and his wife Donna of Matamoras, PA, Gary Morgan and his wife  Jane of Plant City, Florida, Harold Morgan and his wife Karla pf Powder Springs, Georgia, nine grandchildren, six great grandchildren, two nephews and one niece.  Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 10 from 6-8 PM at the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  Prayers will be offered Thursday, June 11 at 9:15 AM at the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM at St.Mary’s R.C. Church, Port Jervis.  Rev. Matthew Newcomb will be the celebrant. Interment will follow with military honors at Pine Hill Cemetery, Sparrowbush, NY. Memorial contributions may be made to the D.A.V, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio  45250-0301..  Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY.  For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit knight-auchmoody.com.

posted by DMA  # 5:11 PM

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