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Saturday, May 26, 2018

Obituaries

Irmgard A. Engelhard

August 1, 1923 ~ May 5, 2018

Irmgard A. Engelhard
Irmgard A. Engelhard, 94, of Honesdale and formerly of Damascus, died on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Wayne Memorial Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her husband Kurt Engelhard in 2004.
Born on August 1, 1923 in Germany, she was the daughter of the alte Anna Depta. She was a nurse during World War II in Germany.
After moving to the United States and marrying her husband, they owned and operated a farm in Damascus. Irmgard also worked at Dedeco in Long Eddy, NY for 20 years before retiring. She enjoyed gardening and fishing. She was of the Methodist faith.
Surviving is her son ...read more


Marguerite Smith

January 28, 1939 ~ May 21, 2018

Marguerite Smith of Jeffersonville, a homemaker and longtime area resident, died Monday, May 21, 2018 at Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris. She was 79 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Doran and was born January 28, 1939 in New York City. Marguerite was the wid ... read more


Joanne M. “Bunny Barnes” Brennan

June 17, 1942 ~ May 18, 2018

Joanne M. “Bunny Barnes” Brennan of Beach Lake, passed away on May 18, 2018 at Wayne Woodland Manor, Waymart, PA with her family by her side. The daughter of the late Joseph and Sophie Malieszewski Schneider, she was born June 17, 1942 in Long Island City, NY. Joanne was a retired administrative as ... read more


Maynard W. Schmidt Jr.

Beloved father and grandfather

Maynard W. Schmidt Jr. of Jeffersonville, an Independent Contractor, passed away peacefully on Sunday May 20, 2018 at Orange Regional Medical Center surrounded by his family. He was 56. Maynard was born in Callicoon, the son of Maynard W. Schmidt Sr. and the late Shirley M. Schmidt. Maynard was a c ... read more


Ruth Anna Simonson

July 26, 1927 ~ May 20, 2018

Ruth Anna Simonson of Jeffersonville, NY a homemaker and former secretary at Mike Preis Insurance, died on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at home, she was 90. Daughter of the late Joseph and Dora Ellen Bennett Ulrich she was born July 26, 1927 in Liberty, NY. Ruth is survived by her husband Lester S. Simons ... read more


Priscilla Musetti

Local resident for decades

Priscilla Musetti, 90, died at her Damascus home on the afternoon of May 12th. Priscilla had been a local resident for decades, first buying a home in Callicoon in 1964. Born in New Bedford, Massachusetts to Ernest and Mary, she had three brothers who predeceased her and is survived by two beloved ... read more


Dena Marie Mootz Welch

May 30, 1964 ~ May 12, 2018

Dena Marie Mootz Welch, age 53, of Social Circle, Georgia, passed away suddenly at her home on May 12, 2018. Dena was born on May 30, 1964 in Callicoon, New York to her parents Edwin and Ruth Mootz. She was the older sister to Thomas Edwin Mootz. Dena graduated from Jeffersonville-Youngsville Cent ... read more


Barbara Patricia (Wechsler) Hoffman

Sullivan County native

Barbara Patricia (Wechsler) Hoffman, born on April 2, 1930 in Monticello, New York, to the late Sylvia Wechsler and the late George Wechsler, passed away at age 88 in her sleep from natural causes on May 8, 2018 after living in North Glenn, Colorado. She attended college at Temple University in Ph ... read more


Irene Andersen

A life well lived with family and friends

Irene Janette Kovac Andersen, 87, died on May 3, 2018, at the Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris, NY, after a long illness. The daughter of John and Anna (Talaba) Kovac, Irene was born July 12, 1930 in Little Falls, NY. Irene grew up on a farm in Cherry Valley, NY. After graduating from Cher ... read more


Patrick Joseph “PJ” McCarthy

Former Union Maintenance Mechanic

Patrick Joseph “PJ” McCarthy of Long Eddy, New York, formerly of Astoria Queens, a former Union Maintenance Mechanic, died Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Roscoe Regional Rehab and Health Care Center. He was 55 years of age. PJ was born in Astoria Queens, the son of Mary (Bonnie) McCarthy and the late Chr ... read more


March 7, 1930 ~ May 2, 2018

Charles E. Berner

Cochecton, NY

Charles E. Berner of Cochecton, NY died on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris, NY. He was 88 years of age. The son of the late Ernest and Elsa Ottman Berner, he was born March 7, 1930 in Brooklyn, NY. Charles E. Berner passed away Wednesday morning after a long ... read more


Memorial Service for Paul G. Ryder

In Loving Memory of Paul G. Ryder, please join the family for a celebration of life at the Roscoe Presbyterian Church, Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 11:00 AM.


Jose M. Toledo

Waiter at Villa Roma Resort

Jose M. Toledo of Callicoon Center, NY, a waiter at Villa Roma Resort in Callicoon, NY, died Thursday, April 26, 2018. He was 64. The son of the late Jose Miguel and Ermantina Martinez Toledo, he was born May 23, 1953 in Hatillo, P.R. Survivors include three sons, Jose Toledo, Jr. of Liberty, NY, ... read more


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