October 20, 1942 - - April 06, 2018
Karen L. Burke of Charlotte, NC, longtime Poughkeepsie area resident and wife of John P. â€śJackâ€ť Burke passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018, at Novant Health Hospice, Matthews, NC, after a 26-year battle with Parkinsonâ€™s Disease.
Karen was born on October 20, 1942, in Chicago, IL, to the late Arthur and Bernice Ramsey Spafford. As a child, she attended schools in both Corc ...
November 10, 1930 - - April 05, 2018
Edward S. Eckes, 87, a longtime resident of Dutchess County, Wappingers Falls, and formerly of NYC, departed peacefully on Thursday, April 5, 2018 to enter in Heavenly rest.
Edward is the son of the long deceased Anna and Edward V. Eckes. He is also the brother of predeceased James Eckes. Edward is survived by two brothers and the many families of his three brothers.
January 26, 1938 - - April 03, 2018
Christina "Tina" Mulligan, 80, of the Town of Poughkeepsie, passed away on April 3, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Coventry, England on January 26, 1938, the daughter of Patrick & Josephine Cathrol Ryan. She came here in 1957 from Coventry, England.
Tina married Gabriel "Gabe" Mulligan on March 6, 1976 in Poughkeepsie, NY. he predeceased her o ...
February 22, 1923 - - March 30, 2018
George Joseph Olewnick, 95, passed away on Friday, March 30th at Vassar Hospital in Poughkeepsie. Born on February 22, 1923 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn to Irene (Drewieski) and Joseph Olewnick, he was raised, along with his brother and sister, by their mother in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Childhood was spent playing in the streets and sidewalks around his Kent Street home, and palling ...
March 26, 2018
Peggy, by chance, alphabetically, sat next to a boy named Al in her art, music, and comparative literature classes at Douglass and Rutgers. She said she loved children and wanted to get married and raise a large, happy family. After getting her math degree and working as a computer programmer, she fulfilled her goal.
Over the years she watched her six children grow, learn, a ...
January 10, 1939 - - March 25, 2018
Kenneth R. Mannen, 79, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Born in Waltonville, IL, on January 10, 1939, he was the son of the late Joe and Mary Mannen. Ken served in the armed forces right out of high school, joining the United States Air Force. In 1974 he graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Arts from Loyola University in Chicago, IL and on June 26, ...
October 14, 1938 - - March 22, 2018
Joan C. Oâ€™Keefe, 79, of Poughkeepsie, New York died in Boston, Massachusetts on March 22, 2018.
She was born on October 14, 1938 in Peekskill, New York to the late Catherine (Driscoll) and John Carlin. Joan was educated in Verplanck schools and graduated from Hendrick Hudson High School in 1956. Following high school she enrolled in nursing school at St Francisâ€™ School of ...
June 20, 1929 - - March 21, 2018
Gerald (Jerry) Robert Siegel was born in the Bronx, NY, on June 20, 1929. He died in Newport, NC on March 21, 2018, at the age of 88. Jerry was the youngest son of Harry and Adelaide (Dolly) Siegel. His two older brothers, Arnold and Melvin, predeceased him. Raised in Brooklyn, NY, he attended James Madison High School and received a B.S. in business from Long Island Univer ...
August 15, 1929 - - March 20, 2018
June A. Curtis entered peacefully into Eternal Life on March 20, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Born August 15, 1929 in Poughkeepsie, NY she was the daughter of Mary Helena Duncan Snyder and Leslie A. Snyder. She was educated in city of Poughkeepsie schools. On August 24, 1947 in Danbury CT she married Floyd A. Curtis who predeceased her on October 17, 2003.
June wa ...
Dr. Harry Mamis MD
March 20, 1943 - - March 15, 2018
Harry Mamis died March 15th, surrounded by family, just 5 days short of his 75th birthday and after enduring a lengthy illness.
Born in Providence RI, he was the son of the late Eli and Katherine Mamis; In 1981 he married Sandra, whom he loved dearly and who survives at home. Harry was the exceptional father to Steven and Rachel, who made his life worth living. He delighted in ...