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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Obituaries

Gerald H. Decker

October 9, 1945 ~ January 24, 2020 Monticello, NY

Gerald H. Decker
Gerald “Jerry” H. Decker of Monticello passed away on Friday, January 24, 2020, doing what he loved. Formally from Port Jervis, NY, Jerry, age 74, was a fixture at Monticello Raceway for 30 plus years as a horseman.
The son of the late Harold Decker and Grace Heater, he was born October 9, 1945 in Port Jervis, NY.
He was a proud member of the Monticello Harness Horsemen Association and the United States Trotting Association.
He is survived by his wife: Jacqueline Decker at home; daughters: April Aldrich of Saratoga, NY, Lisa Weaver of Monticello, NY, Lisa Cochran (Jim) of Milford, ...read more


Sol Miller

August 13, 1923 - January 22, 2020 Loch Sheldrake,

Sol Miller, age 96, passed away at the Care Center at Sunset Lake on January 22, 2020 with his family by his side. Sol was born on August 13, 1923 in Loch Sheldrake to Yetta and Isaac Miller. As a young boy he helped his family run a series of boarding homes, including the Miller Gap House. He w ... read more


Vera M. Duke

December 20, 1920 ~ January 20, 2020

Vera M. Duke, age 99, a homemaker of Hurley, New York formerly of Damascus, Pennsylvania died Monday, January 20, 2020 at the Health Alliance Hospital in Kingston, New York. Vera was the daughter of the late William and Oressa Bush Baker and was born in Damascus on December 20, 1920. Vera was the wi ... read more


Norman Bachrach

October 31, 1932 ~ January 17, 2020 Monticello, NY

Mr. Norman Bachrach of Monticello, NY passed away on Friday, January 17, 2020. Norman passed peacefully in his home, the home that he shared for many years with his beloved late wife, Ruth. He was 87. The son of the late Aron and Libby Levine Bachrach, Norman was born on October 31, 1932 in Brooklyn ... read more


Armand Robert “Bob” Martini

February 4, 1935 ~ January 15, 2020

Armand Robert “Bob” Martini, age 84, of Camden, Delaware, passed peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on January 15, 2020. He lived in Camden with Ann, his beloved spouse of 57 years, since 2009. Bob was born on February 4, 1935 to Armand Joseph and Marion Estelle (née Lewis) Martini in Hobok ... read more


Donald Goodman

Liberty, NY

Dr. Donald Goodman, passed away peacefully on December 30th 2019, surrounded by family. “Doc” was born in Liberty, New York, April 4th of 1927. He married his kindergarten sweetheart, Shirley Katherine Ellmauer Goodman in 1950. A man of honor and a member of the “Greatest Generation,” Don enliste ... read more


Stanley Glick

December 4, 1927 ~ January 19, 2020

Stanley Glick, age 92, Boynton Beach, FL, formerly of Liberty, NY, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home on January 19, 2020. He is predeceased by his parents, Yetta and Sidney Glick. He is survived by his loving wife of sixty-eight years, Grete (Mueller); a son, Stephen (Suzanne) Glick; thr ... read more


Matthew John Parks

October 5, 1983 ~ January 16, 2020

Matthew John Parks, age 36, of Springfield, Virginia and formerly of Briscoe, NY died unexpectedly on January 16, 2020. The son of Nancy Martin Hoadley and Ronald Parks, Matthew was born October 5, 1983 in Honesdale, Pennsylvania. Matthew was a 2002 graduate of Jeff-Youngsville Central School and ... read more


Thomas V. Grace

August 1, 1934 ~ January 12, 2020

Thomas V. Grace, of Penn Valley, PA passed away on January 12, 2020 at Sunrise of Haverford, in Haverford, PA. He was 85. Son of the late Vincent and Margaret Thomas Grace, he was born on August 1, 1934 in St. Clair, PA. Tom was the beloved husband of Barbara A. Grace (Weslosky), devoted father of ... read more


Barbara Ponton

May 23, 1927 - January 15, 2020 Monticello, NY

Barbara Ponton of Monticello, former checking clerk of National Union and Key Bank, passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown. She was 92. The daughter of the late Alfred Walker and Bertie Schneider Walker, she was born May 23, 1927 in Atlantic C ... read more


Phyllis Rixey Jones

Barryville, NY

Phyllis Jones of Barryville, NY, passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2020. She was 78 years old. The daughter of Captain Franklin Stearns Rixey, USN, and Norma Gordon Stratton, she was born December 25, 1941. She is survived by her husband John Jones, her daughters: Marcia Gordon Langley, Sandra Case ... read more


Joseph S. Colby

November 23, 1945 ~ January 11, 2020

Joseph passed away peacefully at the age of 74 in Hurleyville, NY with his soulmate Suzanne Smith by his side. He was born in Barre, Vermont and for the past 8 years was a resident of Sullivan County. Joseph was a United States Airforce Veteran serving in the Vietnam War with his buddies George an ... read more


Bernice K. Simpson

March 12th, 1942 ~ January 14, 2020

Bernice K. Simpson of Livingston Manor, NY, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 in Canandaigua, NY at 77 years old. The daughter of Thomas and Delphia Henderson, she was born March 12th, 1942 in Harrison, Arkansas and was the youngest of 8 children. Bernice married Anthony (Butch) ... read more


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