Ethel Bryant

Ethel Bryant of 94-31 N. Holyoak Terrace, Dunnellon, Florida, formerly of Big Indian and Lake Katrine, died in the hospital after complications from surgery on Wednesday, May 21, 2008.
She was born in Astoria on October 20, 1929 the daughter of William and Frances Krohn, Ethel was the sixth of eight children.

Julia Liberatore

Julia Liberatore, 92, passed away Thursday, May 29, 2008 at Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville.
She was born June 7, 1915, a lifelong resident of Yonkers.
She married Louis J. Liberatore on April 23, 1938, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel.
Julia worked at Yonkers Raceway for 22 years. She enjoyed cooking for and taking care of her family.

Anneliese Marco

Longtime Margaretville resident Anneliese Marco, 93, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, May 27, 2008, after a short illness.
She was born July 14, 1914, a native of Hamburg, Germany, and was looking forward to her 94th birthday.
Anneliese married Pascal Marco in Salzhausen, Germany on December 2, 1944 and both immigrated to the United States in 1947, settling in Astoria, Queens.

Lura Fisk

A requiem mass for Lura Grace Fisk of Lake Delaware, who died on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008 will take place on Friday, May 23 at 10 a.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, Lake Delaware with Father Patrick Hunt presiding. Friends are invited to the church for visitation beginning at 9 a.m. till service time.

Erving Thompson

Committal services for Erving G. Thompson, who died March 19, 2008 will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 24 at the Roxbury Cemetery, Roxbury, with military honors.

Ruth Tubbs

Ruth (Gross) Tubbs of Colonie died on Saturday, May 3, 2008 at St. Peter’s Hospital under the care of hospice.
She was born in Lincoln, NE, one of six children of the late Julius and Julia Gross.

Wanda Monteleone


Wanda Agnes Monteleone, 90, of Roxbury, died Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville, where she had lived since June 18, 2003. She was born in Buffalo on May 3, 1918, the daughter of Charles and Agnes (Tartak) Jaremi.

She married Leonard Monteleone in Brooklyn on February 1, 1941.

Amado Braceros


Amado “Sonny” Braceros, 67, of Denver, N.Y., died Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at Westchester Medical Center in Mt. Pleasant. He was born in Brooklyn on September 1, 1940, the son of Amado and Julia (Dombroskas) Braceros.

He married Marie Taylor in Brooklyn on April 28, 1962.

Carl Franzen


Carl Franzen, 80, of Birch Creek Road in Pine Hill, died Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at the Albany Medical Center. He was born in Eckern Forde, Northern Germany on December 13, 1927, the son of the late Willi and Elle Pollnow Franzen.

For 30 years he was a baker for R & K in Brooklyn having retired in 1988.

Claire Shacklett


Claire Shacklett, 105, died peacefully Friday, May 9, 2008 at Mounainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville with her family at her side. She was born in Trier, Germany on February 15, 1903, the daughter of Adele and Ernst Apel.

Claire came to this country in 1924 and became a citizen in 1939, of which she was extremely proud.

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