Obituaries

Elizabeth Larkin

Elizabeth “Skip” Agatha Larkin, 90, of Clay Road, Ulster Park, died Monday, July 12, 2010 at the Kingston Hospital. She was born April 8, 1920 in Walton to the late Lowell A. and Frances K. (Hawley) Signor.

Mrs. Larkin had worked for Cabrini Home, Art Craft Camera, Hercules; she drove bus for Chappie’s Bus Company, Acker Bus Company and had run the Port Ewen Sub Shop.


Bruce Platt Sr.

Bruce Allen Platt Sr., 60, of Bonsville, Mass. died Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at home after a long illness.

Bruce was born on June 18, 1951 in Margaretville and was a longtime resident of Shandaken where he was an active member of the Shandaken Fire Department. He enjoyed motorcycle riding.

He was the son of the late Roy C. Platt who died in 1999.


Harry Larsen

Harry Larsen, 71, passed away on Tuesday, July 6, 2010, at home with his wife, Ydun and family by his side. He fought a brave fight against cancer.

Harry was born in Copenhagen, Denmark on June 14, 1939. At the age of 18 Harry served for two years in the Danish Royal Navy. Harry LarsenHarry Larsen


Mary Seebeck

Mary E. Seebeck, 88, a longtime resident of Grand Gorge, passed away in Arcadia, Fla. on Sunday, June 6, 2010 following a long illness.  

She was born December 16, 1921 in Margaretville to Achille and Angelina Cerquozzi.  

In 1977 she retired after teaching first grade for 32 years at Grand Gorge Central School.  


Kjell Fane

Kjell O. Fane, 81, of Osteen, Florida, formerly of Roxbury, passed away July 3, 2010.Kjell FaneKjell Fane

He was born January 9, 1929 in Bergen, Norway to Gustav O. and Clara Fane.


Robert Gordon

Robert W. S. Gordon, 62, of Big Redkill Road, Fleischmanns, died Saturday, July 10, 2010 at the Margaretville Hospital.

He was born March 5, 1948 in Cooperstown, son of the late Robert and Josephine Dexter Gordon.


Frank Azzinari

Frank Azzinari, 80, of Grand Gorge passed away quietly on Wednesday, June 30, 2010. He was born in Brooklyn on August 17, 1929. Frank was a 20-year Navy medical corpsman, who served during the Korean War.


Phyliss O'Connor

Phyliss M. O’Connor, 81, passed away on Thursday, June 24, 2010. She was born in Hingham, Mass., the daughter of the late Francis and Olive (McCawley) Heffernan. Phyliss had been a resident of Hallmark Nursing & Rehab in New Bedford, Mass., to be close to her daughter, Jane O’Connor Sousa of Westport, Mass.


Michael O'Brien

Michael C. O’Brien, 82, Roxbury, formally residing in Yonkers, Belle Harbor, Garden City and Brooklyn, a man known for his sense of humor and love for family, passed away peacefully with family present on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 under the care of the professional and compassionate staff of Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville.


Virginia (Gilham) Conine

Virginia R. (Gilham) Conine, 60, of Roxbury, passed away Sunday, June 20, 2010 unexpectedly at Margaretville Hospital. She was born February 11, 1950 at Margaretville Memorial Hospital.


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