Martin Bianco

Martin “Tino” Bianco, 80, of Grand Gorge, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2009 at Plantation, Fla. He was born February 15, 1929 in Brooklyn, the son of Martin and Maria (LoDato) Bianco. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

Murray Mayes

Murray R. Mayes, 89, of Delmar, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009 at Good Samaritan Lutheran Health Care Center, Delmar. He was born in 1919 in a farmhouse just outside of the Village of Fleischmanns, in the Catskill Mountains. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

Beatrice Bussy

Beatrice Clark Bussy, 101, and former longtime resident of Halcottsville, was carried to the welcoming arms of God on the wings of cherubs on Sunday, Feb. More...

Posted 3/24/2009 08:00 PM

Elizabeth Eibert

Elizabeth “Betty” Eibert, 91, of Halcott Center, died Friday, March 20, 2009 at Margaretville Memorial Hospital in Margaretville. She was born Feb. 14, 1918 in New York City, the daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth Pickett Lenhardt. More...

Posted 3/24/2009 08:00 PM

Frank Myers

Frank Theodore Myers, 71, of Andes, went to be home with the Lord on Friday, March 13, 2009 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born Feb. 9, 1938 in the Bronx, the son of Frederick and Julia (Geidel) Myers. More...

Posted 3/17/2009 08:00 PM

Michael Hoeko

Michael E. Hoeko, 91, of Fleischmanns, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at Margaretville Memorial Hospital. Margaretville. He was born September 29, 1917 in New York City to Nickolas and Katherine Hoeko. More...

Posted 3/10/2009 08:00 PM

Diana Halpern

Diana Collins Halpern, 71, longtime resident of Roxbury and Margaretville, died Monday, Feb. 16, at her home in Anthony, New Mexico. She was born November 24, 1937, in Schenectady, the daughter of Norman and Dorothy (Carmen) Collins. More...

Posted 3/3/2009 08:00 PM

Anne Bellows

Anne B. Bellows, 82, of Quakertown, previously of Daytona Beach, FL. died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2009 in her home. She was the loving wife of the late Clifford Bellows. She was born in Kingston, the daughter of the late Fred and Meari (Barrett) Ford. More...

Posted 3/3/2009 08:00 PM

John Haney

John E. Haney, 78, of Grand Gorge died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009. He was born in Yuma, Az., and lived a life of travel, adventure and romance. John first traveled, thanks to the Marine Corps, to Korea and Japan living two years in Hong Kong. More...

Posted 2/24/2009 08:00 PM

Anne McGrath

Anne P. McGrath, of Old Bridge, N.J., formerly of Esopus Road, Phoenicia, died on Wednesday, June 4, 2008. More...

Posted 2/10/2009 08:00 PM

Clara Finch

Clara Maud Finch, 95, of Hog Mountain Road, Fleischmanns, died Wednesday, Jan. 28. 2009 at the A.O. Fox Hospital in Oneonta. She was born May 27, 1913 in Binghamton, the daughter of the late Herbert and Nancy St. John Schmidt. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

William Brew

William M. Brew, 41, of Roxbury, passed away Monday, Feb. 1, 2009 at Fox Hospital, Oneonta. He was born Dec. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Mabelle Russell

Mabelle P. Russell, nee Frances M. Taber, 88, of New Kingston, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 2, 2009. She was born in Fulton on May 3, 1920, the daughter of W. Burton and Isabel Warren Taber. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

George Fusscas

George Fusscas, 95, of Andes, died Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at Countryside Care Center, Delhi. He was born October 14, 1913 in New York City the son of Peter and Angelica Fusscas. George served in the U.S. Army in World War II. More...

Posted 1/27/2009 08:00 PM

Gerald "Toadie" Wright

Gerald L. “Toadie” Wright, 67, of Roxbury, passed away Thursday, Jan. 8, 2009 at Margaretville Memorial Hospital in Margaretville. Jerry was born June 9, 1941, in Morris, the son of Earl and Katherine Jacobi Wright. More...

Posted 1/13/2009 08:00 PM

Hugh Clark

Hugh Curry Clark, 88, of Hendersonville, N.C., passed away Monday, Dec. 15,. 2008 in Asheville, N.C. He was born September 4, 1920 in Roxbury, the son of the late Isaac and Carrie Clark. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Arlene V. More...

Posted 1/6/2009 08:00 PM

Mildred Dietrich

Mildred R. Dietrich, 81, of Margaretville, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2008 at Bassett Hospital, Cooperstown. She was born September 4, 1927 in Delhi, the daughter of Howard and Mabel (Brown) Samuels. She married Earl A. Dietrich. More...

Posted 12/30/2008 08:00 PM

John O'Keeffe

John O’Keeffe, 53, of Margaretville, passed away unexpectedly, Friday, Dec. 19, 2008 in Walton. He was born in the Bronx on September 18, 1955, the son of the late James O’Keeffe and Joan (Hagen) Spatadafino. More...

Posted 12/30/2008 08:00 PM

Harold E. Blake Jr.

Harold E. Blake Jr. of West Hempstead and Todd Mountain Road, Arkville, died on Friday, Dec. 19, 2008. He was a longtime member and Commissioner of West Hempstead Fire Department and a sheet metal worker for Local 28. More...

Posted 12/23/2008 08:00 PM

Susan Wright

Susan Snyder Wright, 53, of Stamford, died Tuesday evening, Dec. 16, 2008, at Bassett Hospital, Cooper-stown. She was born in Margaretville December 17, 1954, the daughter of Everett and Esther Finch Snyder. More...

Posted 12/23/2008 08:00 PM

Marcia Spencer

Marcia Spencer, 63, of Andes passed away on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2008 at Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown, with her beloved family by her side. More...

Posted 11/18/2008 08:00 PM

Katherine Blackburn

Katherine Blackburn, 91, of Andes, passed away Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008 at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville. She was born in Brooklyn on February 5, 1917, the daughter of Joseph and Kit Giblin. She married James Brutis Blackburn. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM

Charles Schafer

Charles Van Kirk Schafer, 83, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008. He was cared for at home by his loving family and with the help of the Catskill Area Hospice. He was born in Fairfield, N.J. on May 2, 1925. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM

Elaine Margolies

Elaine Margolies, 76, of Saddle Brook, N.J. and Fleischmanns, N.Y., passed away on Thursday, Oct. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM

Jane Bouton

Jane Bouton, 69, of Old Rte. 28, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008 at the Kingston Hospital. She was born on the farm in Halcott on December 12, 1938, the daughter of the late Alonzo and Margaret Cleveland Ballard. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM

Robert Pasternak

Robert Andrew Pasternak, 34, of Round Top, N.Y., passed away Thursday, March 26, 2009 at his residence. He was born April 9, 1974 in Watertown, the son of Robert and Doris (Duncan) Pasternak. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

Helen Maxim

Helen Shurika Maxim, 87, died Monday, March 30, 2009 at Wake Med Cary. She was born on February 17, 1922 in New York City. Mrs. Maxim was a phenomenal woman. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

Arthur Soderlind

Arthur Soderlind, 88, of the Masonic Healthcare Center, Hartford, Conn., passed away peacefully in his 88th year on Saturday, March 28, 2009 at the MidState Medical Center in Meriden, Conn. More...

Posted 3/31/2009 08:00 PM

James Tinnerelli

James Tinnerelli, 86, of Margaretville, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville. He was born September 11, 1922 in New York City. More...

Posted 3/17/2009 08:00 PM

Marcia Faulkner

Marcia Faulkner, 72, of Farmville, Va., (formerly of Arkville and Halcott Center) passed away on Monday, Feb. 23, 2009 after a brief struggle with cancer. More...

Posted 3/17/2009 08:00 PM

Aldea "Mim" Purcell

The close-knit Catskill towns of Roxbury, Margaretville and Andes are deeply saddened by the loss of a beloved woman long recognized as a pillar of the community, “Mim” Purcell. She died Monday, March 9, 2009 at Margaretville. More...

Posted 3/10/2009 08:00 PM

Gary Wickham

Gary Albert Wickham, 68, a native of Halcottsville, slipped away quietly from us on Friday, Feb. 20, 2009. He leaves behind a loving wife, Gwendolyn and an ever growing and emerging family. More...

Posted 3/3/2009 08:00 PM

Dorothy Holthusen

Dorothy Meeker Sayre Holthusen, 88, died Monday, March 2, 2009 at her home in Sea Girt with her family in attendance. More...

Posted 3/3/2009 08:00 PM

Margaret Pickhardt

Margaret “Peggy” Nydia Yost Pickhardt, 89, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009 at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville. She was born in Kensington, Philadelphia September 1, 1919, the only child of Sheridan W. More...

Posted 2/24/2009 08:00 PM

Leah Kirstein

Leah Kirstein, 87, passed away at Mountainside on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2009. She was born in Brooklyn, the daughter of a tailor. Leah pursued fashion design as a young woman and worked in New York’s garment district. More...

Posted 2/17/2009 08:00 PM

Ellen Scheer

Ellen Ash Scheer, 90, of Roxbury, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009, just two days before her 91st birthday. She was born in Cordell, Okla., the daughter of A.R. Ash, a lawyer and Gertrude Harlow Ash, a teacher of piano. More...

Posted 2/10/2009 08:00 PM

Bertha Engel

Bertha “Birdie” Engel, 78, of Arkville, passed away at her residence on Tuesday, Jan. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Donald Ballard

Donald G. Ballard, 78, of Margaretville and recently Robinson Terrace in Stamford, passed away Saturday, Jan. 31. 2009 at A.O. Fox Hospital in Oneonta. He was born April 2, 1930 in Denver, NY, the son of Harris and Ruia (Avery) Ballard. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Hazel Acampa

Hazel Acampa, 86, of Woodlands, Texas, died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009 at her son’s home in Texas where she had made her home. She was born Oct. More...

Posted 2/3/2009 08:00 PM

Dorothy Gasperini

Dorothy Gasperini, 87, of Herdman Road, Shandaken, died peacefully at home on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009 with her family at her side. She was born April 29, 1921 in Shandaken at the family homestead, the daughter of the late Amasa and Rose B. More...

Posted 1/27/2009 08:00 PM

Doris Tuttle

Doris Kenyon Tuttle, 88, passed away Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009 at the Pt. St. Lucie Hospice, Fla. More...

Posted 1/6/2009 08:00 PM

Matthew Beutel

Matthew Jacob Beutel, 10, of Margaretville, died at home Friday, Jan. More...

Posted 1/6/2009 08:00 PM

Arthur Lee Jenkins

Arthur Lee Jenkins, 73, passed away peacefully at home in New Kingston Saturday, Jan. 3, 2009, surrounded by his loving family after a long and courageous battle with cancer. More...

Posted 1/6/2009 08:00 PM

Jay Stanleigh

Jay Stanleigh, 75, of Roxbury, passed away Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008 in Tucson, Arizona. Jay had a career as a fashion designer in New York City, then moved to the Roxbury area where he owned a liquor store in Stamford. More...

Posted 12/30/2008 08:00 PM

Everett Brannen

Everett Brannen, 60, of Andes, died Monday, Dec. 22, 2008 at Margaretville Memorial Hospital, Margaretville. He was born in the Margaretville Hospital, July 10, 1948, the son of Frank and Inez (Perry) Brannen. More...

Posted 12/30/2008 08:00 PM

Hazel Rossman

Hazel Rossman, 85, of Margaretville, died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008 at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville, where she was a resident since Jan. 8, 2003. More...

Posted 12/23/2008 08:00 PM

Wasily Sawchenko

Wasily Sawchenko, 84, of Depot Street, Fleischmanns died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2008 at South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside, Long Island. Wasily was born on Oct. 15, 1924 in Russia, son of the late Elia and Domna Krasnolocowa Sawchenko. More...

Posted 11/18/2008 08:00 PM

Alice Kasmer

Alice Elizabeth (Reed) Kasmer, 85, of Roxbury, passed away in her home where she lived her entire life, on Monday morning, Oct. 13. She was born in Roxbury on September 21, 1923, the daughter of Burton and Elizabeth (Webb) Reed. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM

Barbara Johnson

Barbara Converse Johnson, 53, of Halcottsville died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008 at her family’s home in Roxbury, and with her passing goes a loving, vibrant spirit. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM

Aasta Liddle

Aasta B. Liddle, 87, a lifelong area resident, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008 at Countryside Care Center, Delhi, where she had resided since April 7, 2004. She was born in Norway on September 9, 1921 the daughter of Edward and Anna (Pedersen) Berg. More...

Posted 10/21/2008 08:00 PM