March 31, 1936 - - June 29, 2018
FISHKILL – Robert Richard Diaz, 82, an area resident for 55 years, died on June 29, 2018 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center. He previously lived in the Bronx.
Born in Manhattan on March 31, 1936, Robert was the son of the late George and Mary (Estopinal) Diaz. He proudly served in the US Marines.
Robert owned and operated Alco Auto Parts in the Bronx for many years. He then ...
February 20, 1924 - - May 30, 2018
Walter Franklin March, a Fishkill resident since 1954, died on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Wingate at Dutchess in Fishkill. He was 94.
Son of the late Arthur E. and Bessie M. (Wade) March, he was born in Atlanta, GA on February 20, 1924. Walter enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1942 and served in the European Theatre during World War II. He was captured and held as a Prisoner of W ...
April 22, 1928 - - May 04, 2018
April 26, 1940 - - April 28, 2018
FISHKILL - Frank R. Steinard, 78, a lifelong area resident, died on April 28, 2018 at ArchCare at Ferncliff in Rhinebeck, NY.
Born in Newburgh in 1940, he was the son of Ernest Lloyd Steinard and Mildred (McElrath) Steinard. Frank served our country in the US Army National Guard for 6 years. He retired from IBM East Fishkill in 1994 as Manager of Semiconductor Manufacturing, G ...
January 13, 1926 - - April 23, 2018
BEACON – Edward A. Lucas, a longtime resident of Beacon, passed away surrounded by his loved ones on Monday, April 23, 2018 at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital in Newburgh.
Born on January 13, 1926 in Beacon, he was the son of the late Andrew and Victoria (Podloski) Lucas. In 1944, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the European Theater during World War II. He was h ...
November 16, 1928 - - April 04, 2018
FISHKILL – Ralph J. Ruggiero, a 50 year local area resident, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. He was 89.
Son of the late August and Philomena (Forte) Ruggiero, he was born in the Bronx on November 16, 1928. Ralph was a proud U.S. Army Veteran who served in the infantry during the Korean Conflict. He was honorably discharged from his service in 1952.
Joseph Yellen Sr
February 23, 1925 - - March 18, 2018
Joseph Arthur Yellen of 110 Jackson Street Fishkill died peacefully in his home on the morning of Sunday March 18th at the age of 93.
Early Life and Service in the U.S. Armed Forces
Joseph was born on February 23rd 1925 in Kew Gardens, Queens, New York, the oldest child of Joseph Yellen senior and Alice Shapiro Yellen. He attended grade school in Kew Gardens and Jamaica High ...
June 26, 1927 - - February 11, 2018
John P. Barrett, 90, a resident of Queensbury and formerly of Sylvan Lake, died on February 11, 2018 at his son’s home in Fort Mill, SC.
Born in Brooklyn on June 26, 1927, he was the son of John and Sarah (Walsh) Barrett. John proudly served our country in the US Marine Corps during the Korean War. He had retired from Conservative Gas in Wyandanch and then worked for the Wa ...
May 27, 1928 - - January 14, 2018
HOPEWELL JUNCTION - Salvatore F. Arpa, 89, an area resident for four years and formerly of Washington Heights, died peacefully at his home on January 14, 2018.
Born in Manhattan on May 27, 1928, he was the son of Vincent and Fanny (Blondini) Arpa. Salvatore proudly served our country in the US Navy during World War II. He was employed as a conductor with the New York City Tran ...
August 14, 1927 - - January 13, 2018
WAPPINGERS FALLS - Lewis J. Rompala, 90, an area resident since 1964 and formerly of Clark Summit, PA, died peacefully at his home on January 13, 2018.
Born in Alden Station, PA on August 14, 1927, he was one of ten children of Louis and Sophie (Wengrzyn) Rompala. On October 9, 1954 in Tunkhannock, PA, he married Anna M. Tomolonis who survives at home. He had been employed as ...