Obituaries

Kruehne, Kenneth W.

Kenneth W. Kruehne, 68, of Walden, NY left his earthly home to begin service with Heaven’s Fire Brigade on January 14, 2015. He was an Administrative Manager with International Business Machines last working in the corporate legal offices at White Plains. But the great vocation of his life was serving with the Walden Fire Department Continue Reading
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Philhower, Karen “Tish”

Karen Ann (Tish) Philhower of Bremen GA passed away suddenly Monday, January 12, 2015 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born in Goshen, New York, September 9, 1948, daughter of Audrey Griffin and the late Walter Holbert. She retired in October from Belk’s where she worked in the jewelry department. Survivors include Continue Reading
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Barber, Clifford M.

Lt. Colonel (Ret.) Clifford M. Barber of Walden, passed away peacefully, on Sunday January 11, 2015 at Montgomery Nursing Home. He was 97 years old. The son of the late Clifford Miner and Ruth Ferris Barber, Clifford was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Cliff was married to Jane Mount Barber. Survivors include his wife Jane Continue Reading
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Hanewich, John P. Sr.

John P. Hanewich Sr. passed away on Saturday January 10, 2015 at St. Luke’s Hospital Newburgh, NY. He was 52 years old. The son of the late Joseph and Jean Baxter Hanewich John was born at St. Luke’s Hospital Newburgh, New York. John was married to Geraldine “Gigi” Greene. John was the Past President for Continue Reading
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Ponger, Fred

Fred Ponger formerly of Montgomery, NY, self-employed insurance broker, passed away on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The son of the late Abraham and Ray Mirsky Ponger, he was born on August 23, 1922 in Harlem, NYC. He was 92 years old. He was the widower of the late Lois Koerner. Fred Continue Reading
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Jeremiah Martin “Jerry” Whitaker Sr.

Jeremiah Martin Whitaker Sr. “Jerry” Jerry died peacefully in his home in Walden on January 2, 2015 at the age of 87. He passed knowing that he did a wonderful job raising his family and that they loved him very much. Born April 18, 1927 as the first child of Jeremiah and Jane “Daisy” Whitaker, Continue Reading
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Vogelsang, John B.

John B. Vogelsang of Walden, NY a former Camp Director at Bear Mountain State Park, passed away on Friday, December 26, 2014 at Castle Point VAMC. The son of the late Samuel and Margaret Staubach Vogelsang, he was born on May 7, 1928 in New City, NY. John was a veteran of the Korean War Continue Reading
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Decker,Daninel J.

Daniel J. Decker of Campbell Hall, NY, a self employed mason, passed away at home on Saturday, December 20, 2014. The son of the late David and Elsie Ferris Decker, he was born on May 27, 1949 in Goshen, NY. He was 65 years old. He was a Navy Veteran during the Viet Nam era. Continue Reading
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Linehart, Virginia J.

Virginia J. Linehart of Montgomery, NY passed away on Friday, December 19, 2014 at Orange Regional Medical Center, Town of Wallkill, NY. The daughter of the late George and Gertrude Peterson Hoop, she was born on July 28, 1925 in New York City, NY. She was a former employee of Interstate Bag, Walden, NY. Virginia Continue Reading
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Shemery, Linda K.

Linda K. Shemery of Walden, NY, a legal assistant for Jacobowitz & Gubits, passed away on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at Orange Regional Medical Center, Town of Wallkill, NY. The daughter of the late Harry and Mabel Unruh Shemery, she was born on September 24, 1946 in Williamsport, PA. She was 68 years old. Linda Continue Reading
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