Michael T. Durlacher   View Details
February 23, 1932 - August 22, 2016

Durlacher, Michael T. of Beacon, formerly of the Bronx, entered into rest Monday, August 22, 2016 at Quaker Hill Manor Nursing Home, Hyde Park, NY. He was 84. Born in Bronx, NY on February 23, 1932, he was the son of Michael T. and Elizabeth K. Revell Durlacher Sr.  He retired in 1975 as a NYC Police Officer with the NYPD, he was the first Police Officer at Castle... [Read More]

Kay M. Boyle   View Details
August 4, 1925 - August 9, 2016

Kay M. Boyle 91, of Beacon NY passed away August 9, 2016  Born August 4, 1925 in Brooklyn NY to Thomas & Catherine Purcell. Kay grew up in Staten Island NY attended St Margaret Mary as well as Vocational School to become a Seamstress, Kay could make anything from dresses to Halloween Costumes and made them for many of her grandchildren and great grandchildren.... [Read More]

F. Gordon Ticehurst   View Details
April 29, 1925 - August 1, 2016

F. Gordon Ticehurst Beacon - Gordon Ticehurst, 91, of Beacon, New York, died peacefully on Monday, August 1st, 2016. A Beacon resident all his life, Gordon was born to Everett and Marian Ticehurst on April 29, 1925, in the same Russell Avenue house where he lived until his death. While a student at Beacon High School during World War II, he was drafted, midway through... [Read More]

"Honky Tonk" Robert M. West   View Details
May 25, 1934 - July 26, 2016

West, Robert Monroe (Honky Tonk), of Beacon, entered into rest Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at his residence. He was 82.Born May 25, 1934 in Poughkeepsie, NY, he was the son of the late Percy and Harriet Smith West. Robert was a retired Letter Carrier, for Metro North R.R. Croton Harmon for 36 years.He was a U.S. Army Korean War Veteran. Survivors include: nieces and nephews,... [Read More]

Dorothy Naomi Germond   View Details
August 28, 1920 - July 20, 2016

Dorothy Naomi Germond passed away after a long illness on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at Wingate at Beacon.  She was born on August 28, 1920 at home on Liberty Street in Beacon, NY, the daughter of Edward Gilbert Germond and Mary Becker Germond.  Dorothy resided here in her beloved home for nearly 96 years.Dorothy was a member of the Beacon High School graduating class of 1938 and furthered... [Read More]

Melissa Louise Lewis   View Details
August 6, 1959 - July 14, 2016

Lewis, Melissa Louise of Beacon, entered into rest July 14, 2016 at her residence, she was 56. Born August 6, 1959 in Cold Spring, NY she was the daughter of the late Joseph F. and Barbara VanScoy Lewis. Melissa was employed with Montrose FDR, VA Medical Center.  Survivors include: two sons, T. Steven Petrocine and his wife Patricia of Wappingers... [Read More]

Mary Gioia   View Details
March 7, 1921 - July 11, 2016

Gioia, Mary long time resident of Jennies Gardens in Marlboro, NY, has gracefully succumb to a geriatric related illness and at 95 years of age has entered the Kingdom of Heaven. ... [Read More]

John H. Whitson   View Details
May 26, 1949 - July 12,2016

Whitson, John H. of Beacon, entered into rest, Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh. He was 67.Born in Beacon, NY, May 26, 1949, he was the son of the late Herbert and Ruth Baker Whitson. John was a Nuclear Security Officer with Indian Point Power Plant, Indian Point, NY, he graduated from Beacon High School, Beacon, and was a U.S. Army Veteran serving two tours... [Read More]

"Sonny" Stanton Charles Tompkins   View Details
June 15, 1929 - July 7, 2016

Stanton C. Tompkins (Sonny), on July 7, 2016 Stanton Charles Tompkins entered into rest surrounded by his loving family, he was 87.  Born on June 15, 1929 in Cold Spring, NY, he was the son of the late Stanton R. Tompkins and Ethel Gifford Tompkins.  Stanton worked for the Ole Kartergainers Hat Company, Beacon. He was later retired from his own business,... [Read More]

Lois Anne Burns   View Details
March 28, 1939 - July 8, 2016

Burns, Lois Anne of Glenham, and a life long area resident entered into rest Friday, July 8, 2016 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh.  She was 77. Born March 28, 1939, in Beacon she was the daughter of the late John and Gertrude Kuhn Burns.Lois was a life member of Slater Chemical Ladies Aux., and a member of various community organizations, she was an avid Gardner and Knitter.... [Read More]