Richard J Rodriguez   View Details
November 26,1946 - March 11, 2017

Rodriguez, Richard J. of Wappingers Falls entered into rest Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Mid Hudson Regional Hospital, Poughkeepsie. He was 70.Born November 26, 1946 in Bronx, NY, he was the son of John and Erma Rodriguez.Richard was a Master Mechanic, he was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran serving from 1966-1968.Survivors include his wife Margaret "Maggie" who survives him at... [Read More]

Bishop Jose Rosado Sr.   View Details
July 20, 1928 - March 12, 2017

Rosado, Bishop Jose, Sr. of Merkel TX, formerly of Plattekill, NY, entered into rest Sunday, March 12, 2017, at Hendricks Hospice, Abilene, TX. He was 88.  Born July 20, 1928, in Guaynabo, PR, he was the son of the late Bernabe and Carmen Laureano Rosado. He was a retired Bishop of Church of God, Glenham and a former Pastor for over 23 years, he has done Mission's... [Read More]

W. Janet Tefft   View Details
August 10, 1938 - March 10, 2017

W. Janet Tefft, beloved citizen of Beacon, NY, lost her battle to stage four lung cancer in the early morning of Friday, March 10, 2017. Janet, 78, was born and raised in Leicester, England, and later moved to America to begin her life.  She is survived by her Husband Harold, her sons Mark and Michael, and four grandchildren; Timmy, Courtney, Nicholas and William. ... [Read More]

Sandra A. Gallagher   View Details
October 30, 1952 - March 6, 2017

Gallagher, Sandra A. passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on March 6, 2017.  She was 64.Sandra was the former co-owner of Shampoo Unisex in Hopewell Junction, NY. She then started a new career as a Freelance Writer. She had magazine and short stories published and she was also a member of the East Fishkill Women's Writer's Group.Born on October 30, 1952 in Beacon,... [Read More]

Nira G. Gerken   View Details
August 4, 1933 - March 3, 2017

Gerken, Nira G. of Beacon, former longtime Newburgh residence, entered into rest Friday, March 3, 2017 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital,, Newburgh. She was 83. Born August 4, 1933, in Newburgh, NY, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Gertrude McDowell Davis. She was the widow of the late Richard Harry Gerken, who predeceased her May 6, 2008. Nira... [Read More]

Mary Jane Bernard   View Details
February 21, 1935 - March 1, 2017

Bernard, Mary Jane, a former lifelong area resident entered into rest Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at her daughter's home in Mendham, NJ. She was 82.Born February 21, 1935 in Cornwall, NY, she was the daughter of the late Edwin C. and Helen Gibney Doulin.She was the widow of the late John F. Bernard who predeceased her in 2006.Mary Jane was a retired Dispatcher for Time Warner Cable,... [Read More]

Ruth F. Peralta   View Details
April 20, 1920 - February 25, 2017

Peralta, Ruth F. of Millbrook, formerly of Beacon, entered into rest Saturday, February 25, 2017 at The Fountains of Millbrook retirement community where she resided for the last 15 years.  She was 96.Born April 20, 1920, in Williston, VT., she was the daughter of the late William H. and Mina Walker Frisbie.Ruth attended Westport Central Schools and was a graduate of The University... [Read More]

Theodore G. Bowles   View Details
May 18, 1920 - February 10, 2017

Bowles, Theodore G. of Beacon entered into rest, Friday, February 10, 2017 at Vassar Brother's Medical Center. He was 96. Born May 18, 1920 in Beacon, NY, he was the son of the late George Bowles and and Mary E. Woody Shelton.  Theodore was the widower of the late Anna May Cobbs Bowles. He was a World War II U.S. Army Veteran and a retired Diesel... [Read More]

Dr. Simon Peter Gottfried   View Details
April 30, 1926 - February 4, 2017

Gottfried, Dr. Simon Peter of Fishkill, New York, passed away on February 4, 2017. He was 90 years old.  Born in Przemysl, Poland on April 30, 1926, he was the only son of the late Morris and Claire (Alexandrowicz) Gottfried. He was a Holocaust survivor who lost most of his extended family. He fought in the Polish Underground Resistance as a teenager.  After... [Read More]

Phyllis Ginsberg   View Details
April 1, 1932 - January 28, 2017

Phyllis Ginsberg, of Beacon, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, January 28, 2017 after a long illness. She was 84. Born April 1, 1932 in Brooklyn, she was the daughter of the late Hyman and Estelle Goldberg. Phyllis was a graduate of Queens College.  She taught second grade at the South Avenue School in Beacon for twenty-one years until her retirement... [Read More]