Obituaries

Mary Lou Moore

Mary Lou Moore of Venice, FL, formally of Westport and Margaretville, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 at her home.  
She was born in Margaretville on March 8, 1939, to the late George Decker and Helen (Halcott) Decker.


Gary DuMond

Gary (Bucky) DuMond, 77, a resident of Hubbell Corners, Roxbury, died Wednesday Nov. 20, 2013 at Albany Medical Center.
Bucky was born March 4, 1936 in Vega, the son of Norman and Louise (Constable) DuMond.
He married Sharon Rice on June 1, 1960 in Scranton, PA.
Bucky worked for the Town of Roxbury Highway Department for 18 years, retiring in 1998. He had also worked at Plattekill Ski Center. Presently he was the caretaker for the Charles Muller property in the Vega Valley.
Gary was a member of the Jay Gould Reformed Church.


Steven Vollmer

Steven K. Vollmer, 67, a resident of Arkville, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at Briarcliff Manor.
He was born on October 28, 1946 in Hennepin County, Minneapolis, MN, the son of Karl Frederick and Patricia Anne (McCarthy) Vollmer.


Marie Fronckowiak

Marie A. Fronckowiak, 69, a resident of Olivebridge, and formerly of Arkville, died November 18, 2013 at Kingston.
Marie was born  November 1, 1944 in Queens, the daughter of Arthur A. and Dorothy E. (Teneyck) Dury.
She graduated from Newtown High School in Queens. Marie was an avid sports fan and was a huge New York Yankees and New York Giants supporter. She played in women’s softball leagues and also was the scorekeeper for the Fleischmanns Softball League. In the 1980s she was an assistant coach for the Margaretville Central School softball team.


Frederick Mattino

Frederick Alfonso Mattino, 76, formerly of Arkville, passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013.
Fred spent most of his adult life working a various horse tracks around the country, eventually settling and retiring in Louisville, KY.
Fred never married, but is survived by his brother, Ron Mattino of Jupiter, FL, previously of Arkville, and two nephews, Ron Mattino Jr. and his wife Debbie, and Michael Mattino, all of Lake Worth, FL.
At Fred’s request, no funeral service has been scheduled.
Any donation in his memory would be welcomed by The Alzheimer’s Association at alz.org.


Robert Harnig III

Robert A. “Rob” Harnig III, 51, of Inverness, FL passed away Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center.
A native of West Islip, he was born November 29, 1961 to George and Bettyann (Haake) Harnig, one of three children.


Mary Calcasola

Mary Grace Calcasola, 89, passed away peacefully on November 13, 2013, at her home in Margaretville. She was in the company of loving daughter, Carmella, son-in-law, Bart and her grandchildren, Eric Sean, Karyn Janelle and their good friend, Frieda Suess.
“May your soul already be in heaven an hour, before the devil knows your gone” was recited in her honor. This day we mourn the loss of a wonderful loving mother, grandmother and person.
Mary was born on August 15, 1924, in Brooklyn, to John Dugan and Grace Steingoetter Dugan where she grew up.


Richard Every

Richard B. Every, 85, of Hemet CA, died October 27, 2013 at North Valley Sub Acute Care center in Tujunga, CA.
Dick was born in Davenport Center on May 22, 1928, the son of Richard and Florence (Boyes) Every. He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army from 1950 to 1952. He earned the United Nations Service Medal, the Korean Service Medal and two bronze stars. After serving in the U.S. Army he became a meat cutter and worked at the Victory Market in Margaretville.  


Larry Baker Sr.

Larry E. Baker Sr., 79, of Baker Road, Hardenburgh died Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 at Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown after a bout with cancer. 
He was a native and life-long resident, having been born in Mapledale on September 5, 1934, a son of the late Marion and Hilda Todd Baker.  He proudly served in the United States Navy on the USS Bennington, and at Atlantic City as an aircraft controller from 1952 to 1956. 
Larry had been employed by the Town of Hardenburgh as a motor equipment operator and also served as justice of the peace, town councilman, and on the Republican Committee. 


Shirley Stabbert

Shirley Stabbert, 87, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, following a courageous yearlong battle with melanoma.

Shirley Nellie Kohler was born on July 19, 1926, the only child of Percy W. and Katherine (Katie) Hill Kohler of Kohlertown.
Shirley was born and raised across the street from the family business, William Kohler and Sons Lumber Co., in a home designed by her grandfather, William Kohler. She grew up  surrounded by her family in Kohlertown as well as her mother’s large extended family who lived in White Sulphur Springs.


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