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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Obituaries

Evelyn M. Parks

May 6, 1941 - April 22, 2017

Evelyn M. Parks
Evelyn M. Parks, who retired as Town Clerk for the Town of Forestburgh after 32 years of public service, died Saturday, April 22, 2017, at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, after a brief illness, with her family by her side.  She was 75.
The daughter of the late W. Irving Seeley and Bee Evans Cross, she was born May 6, 1941, in Middletown. She was the widow of her beloved Joseph T. Parks, who predeceased her on February 12, 2001.
Evelyn was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church, a charter member and past District Director of the New York State Town Clerks Association, a ...read more


Toby L. Kross

January 8, 1922 - April 23, 2017

Toby L. Kross passed away peacefully after a brief illness on April 23, 2017 in Macon, GA, where she has resided for the last 11+ years. The middle child of the late Jacob and Sadie Kleinrock Lachterman, Toby was born January 8, 1922 in Brooklyn, N.Y. The family soon moved to Greenfield Park, NY ... read more


Harriet W. Morton

July 8, 1917 - April 17, 2017

Our hearts are heavy, but we know our beloved Harriet W Morton, who was 99 years young, is once again with her devoted husband, Julius F Morton. Harriet was the youngest of seven children born to Max and Raise Weber, of Scranton, PA. She spent most of her adult life as a resident of Monticello, ... read more


Helen P. Schwartz

December 13, 1927 - April 7, 2017

By Ruth Huggler

Helen Louise Poley Schwartz, 89, of New Market, VA and formerly of Kenoza Lake, NY, passed away peacefully on April 7th the way she wanted to go - in her bed, at her home and with loved ones nearby. Helen was the oldest daughter of the late Richard and Hilda Poley, on December 13, 1927 in Liberty, ... read more


Louis A. Brahm

Retired Head Custodian, 80

Louis A. Brahm of Youngsville, NY, a retired Head Custodian at Liberty High School, Liberty, NY died on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at home. He was 80. The son of the late Anthony and Concetta Cassicio Brahm, he was born March 5, 1937 in Brooklyn, NY. He was predeceased by his wife, Janet Schlaich B ... read more


Thomas M. Gaebel

Retired Owner of Manor Motors, 66

Thomas M. Gaebel of Youngsville, NY, retired owner of Manor Motors, Inc. died on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at his home. He was 66. The son of the late Milton P. and Geraldine Campulli Gaebel, he was born November 1, 1950 in Callicoon, NY. He was married to Wendy Spence Gaebel. A family statement rea ... read more


Janet Anderson Farrand

January 5, 1928 - April 13, 2017

Janet Anderson Farrand was born on January 5, 1928 in Worcester, Massachussetts to Joel Anderson and Hazel Swenson. At age 89 she passed peacefully on April 13, 2017 at Sunrise Assisted Living Home in the company of her family. Predeceased by her husband Brent T. Farrand, whom she met and married ... read more


Eric S. Williams

Self-Employed Construction Worker, 70

Eric S. Williams of Jeffersonville, NY, a self-employed construction worker and a lifelong area resident died Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the Sullivan County Adult Care Center, Liberty, NY after a long illness. He was 70. The son of Jennie Nolan and the late Jack Williams, he was born December 7, 1 ... read more


Gail I. Milk

Retired Sandhog, 85

Gail I. Milk of Roscoe, NY, a retired sandhog for Local # 147, New York City, NY and a lifelong area resident, died Monday, April 10, 2017 at his daughter's home. He was 85. The son of the late Lester L. and Flossie Klinegardner Milk, he was born July 4, 1931 in Hancock, NY. Gail proudly served Ou ... read more


Helen P. Schwartz

December 13, 1927 - April 7, 2017

Helen Louise Poley Schwartz, 89, of New Market, VA and formerly of Kenoza Lake, NY, passed away peacefully on April 7th the way she wanted to go - in her bed, at her home and with loved ones nearby. Helen was the oldest daughter of the late Richard and Hilda Poley, on December 13, 1927 in Liberty, N ... read more


Alfred D. Minckler

Self-Employed Tree Surgeon, 53

Alfred D. “Hop” Minckler, a self-employed tree surgeon of Beach Lake, Pennsylvania, died unexpectedly Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in North Branch, NY. He was 53. The son of Juanita Brush Minckler and the late Alfred Minckler, he was born July 14,1963 in Callicoon, NY. He was a former member of the Lo ... read more


Richard Cameron Abplanalp

July 5, 1920 - April 11, 2017

Richard Cameron Abplanalp of Swan Lake, NY, passed away peacefully April 11, 2017 at Orange Regional Hospital. He was 96. Richard was born on July 5, 1920 in Briscoe, NY to Andrew and Emma Abplanalp. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping, and gardening. He was a co-owner of Liberty Fire Equipment ... read more


Dolores Foster

October 30, 1929 - April 7, 2017

Dolores Foster, 87, of Gansevoort, NY and formerly of Liberty, NY, passed peacefully into eternal life on April 7, 2017. Born October 30, 1929, Dolores was the daughter of the late Olegario Castrillon and Corrine Ryan. Dolores lived a long, amazing life and touched countless people along the way ... read more


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