July 25, 1924 - - August 17, 2017
Fishkill, NY – Nancy Lee Tierney of Fishkill, NY passed away on August 17th after a short illness with her daughter at her side. Born July 15, 1924 in Fishkill, she was the daughter of John and Bertha Baxter MacCallin. Nancy was a graduate of Beacon High School and Albany Business College before enlisting in the WAVES August 1944. She completed recruit (basic) training at ...
August 16, 2017
Thomas F. Sullivan, 73, a resident of Poughquag for 39 years and formerly of the Bronx, passed away at the Regional Hospice and Palliative Care Center in Danbury on August 16, 2017.
Born on February 4, 1944, he was the son of Anne (Murtha) and Francis J. Sullivan. On February 14, 1970, he married his wife Arlene Pfeifer at St. Philip Neri Church in the Bronx.
After working f ...
August 02, 1985 - - August 16, 2017
HOPEWELL JUNCTION - Kevin Edward Ruhle, II, 32, died on August 16, 2017. Kevin was the heart of any room with his warm, funny, and infinitely engaging demeanor. Even though he sometimes tried to hide it, his natural sweetness and tender-heartedness had a way of endearing him to all who came into contact with him.
Kevin was born on August 2, 1985 in Poughkeepsie. He was a li ...
October 21, 1933 - - August 15, 2017
Mel “Popi” Berkwitt, 83, a resident of East Fishkill for 44 years and previously of Yonkers, passed away Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Mount Sinai Hospital surrounded by his family.
Born on October 21, 1933 in Buffalo, Mel was the son of Daniel and Rachel (Gale) Berkwitt. On July 15, 1963 in Washington, D.C., Mel eloped with the love of his life, Betty Carney. On August 6, ...
October 25, 1917 - - August 15, 2017
SALISBURY, CT – Beatrice J. Urso, 99, died on August 15, 2017 at Noble Horizons in Salisbury, CT. She previously lived in Mount Kisco and Millbrook.
Born in England on October 25, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Henry Caban and Ada (Menzies) Walker. In 1947 in Mount Kisco, Beatrice married Clarence Urso who predeceased her in 1981.
Beatrice is survived by her childre ...
May 11, 1942 - - August 11, 2017
HOPEWELL JUNCTION – Linda Perlitz Gallery, 75, an area resident for 34 years, died on August 11, 2017 at home surrounded by her family.
Linda was born in the Bronx on May 11, 1942. She had been employed as an office clerk at Poughkeepsie Savings Bank until her retirement in 1996. Linda was a parishioner at St. Columba Church where she was a Eucharistic Minister and was activ ...
Frederick Julius Jr
February 23, 1937 - - August 09, 2017
HOPEWELL JUNCTION – Frederick W. Julius, Jr., 80, formerly of Ossining, died on August 9, 2017 at home. Born in the Bronx on February 23, 1937, he was the son of the late Frederick W. and Elizabeth (Knauschner) Julius, Sr.
Fred served in the US Navy. His greatest achievement was his career with the NYPD. He retired in 1979 after serving 20 years in the 41st Precinct and ...
July 24, 1930 - - July 20, 2017
Joan F. Brennan, 86, a resident of Mooresville, NC since 2007 and previously of Long Beach, died on July 20, 2017 at Genesis in Mooresville.
Born in Brooklyn on July 24, 1930, Joan was the daughter of Frank and Helen (O’Connor) Tracey.
Joan worked for the Long Beach School District for 20 years. She also worked as a model in her younger years. She was widowed in 1999.
GySgt Brendan Johnson
July 10, 2017
Gunnery Sgt. Brendan Colin Johnson, 45, died tragically on Monday, July 10, 2017 when he and 15 of his fellow servicemen were killed in an aircraft accident in Mississippi.
Brendan was born in Burlington, Vermont on August 19, 1971. In 1994, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps and began a 23 year-long military career. Brendan had a distinguished service record and was a V ...