November 22, 2002
Pearl Gold of South Fallsburg, a homemaker and a longtime area resident, died Tuesday, November 19, 2002, at the Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown. She was 78 years of age.
The daughter of the late Louis and Bella Reep Cutler, she was born October 10, 1924, in New York City.
Raised in Weehawken and Teaneck, N.J., Mrs. Gold was a member of the Sisterhood of the South Fallsburg Hebrew Association, Hadassah, the Fallsburg Chapter of B'nai B'rith, the United Jewish Appeal, the Community Garden Club of Liberty and the Fresh Air Fund.
In a family statement, it was said, "She was a kind, compassionate and devoted wife and mother and a loving grandmother."
She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Harold L. Gold, at home; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Barry Gold of South Fallsburg, David and Pat Gold of Bexley, Ohio, and Michael and Vicki Gold of South Fallsburg; a sister, Evelyn Malter of Goshen; eight grandchildren, Louie, Hayley, Jane, Marc, Gabrielle, Daniel, Tyler and Zachary; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Leo Cutler.
Services were held Thursday at the Joseph N. Garlick Funeral Home in Monticello with Rabbi Isaac Gottlieb officiating.
Burial was made in the South Fallsburg Hebrew Association Cemetery in Glen Wild.
Memorial contributions may be made to Save the Children; the American Diabetes Association, 200 White Plains Rd., Suite 523, Tarrytown, N.Y. 10591; or the North American Conference on Ethiopian Jewry.
Ret. Restaurateur, 87
Edward F. Duryee of Indian River Estates, Vero Beach, Fla., a former resident of Yulan, died Thursday, November 14, 2002, after a period of declining health. He was 87 years of age.
The son of the late Loretta and Albertus Duryee, he was born September 20, 1915, in Corona. He was the widower of Dorothy Duryee who died earlier this year.
Mr. Duryee was the owner of the Green Palms Restaurant in Barryville. After his retirement, he and his wife traveled extensively. A veteran of World War II, he served with the United States Army in the China-Burma Theatre of Operations.
He is survived by a sister, Patricia Whiteside of New Hampshire; and a nephew, Robert Four, and a niece, Nancy Four, both of Massachusetts.
Private services were followed by burial in Montoza Cemetery in Barryville.
In memory of this wonderful man, the family asks that you say a special prayer.
Richard T. Mallory
Ret. Mason Instr., 72
Richard T. Mallory of Pine Bush, a retired mason instructor at Ulster BOCES in Port Ewen and a longtime area resident, died Monday, November 18, 2002, at his home. He was 72 years of age.
The son of the late L. Gardner and Sophie Saneman Mallory, he was born November 22, 1929, in Baltimore, Md.
He is survived by his wife, Ann Knowles Mallory, at home; a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Alexis Mallory of Pine Bush; two daughters and sons-in-law, Lisa and Jerry Lesczynski of Pine Bush and Joan and Michael Howe of Burlingham; six granddaughters, Kate, Jess, Melanie, Megan, Adrianna and Marissa; two grandsons, Matthew and Elijah; a brother, James Mallory of North Carolina; a sister, Garta M. Rivetti of Utah; and many nieces and nephews.
Pastor Robert B. Hewitt officiated at private services.
Burial was made in the New Prospect Cemetery in Pine Bush.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Orange, 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, N.Y 12550.
Barbara A. Webber of Wurtsboro, a homemaker and 30-year area resident, died Sunday, November 17, 2002, in Middletown. She was 60 years of age.
The daughter of the late William and Lillian Drain George, she was born May 18, 1942, in New York City.
Mrs. Webber was a member of Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Bloomingburg and participated in their craft circle.
In a family statement, it was said, "She was dearly loved by her family and friends and will be missed."
She is survived by her husband, John Webber, of Wurtsboro; two daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Mark Edley of Montgomery and Christine and Michael Hernando of Jacksonville, N.C.; two granddaughters, Bethany and Arily; and two grandsons, Colin and Jared.
A Mass of Christian Burial was offered Wednesday at Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Wurtsboro with Fr. Raymond Bagdonis officiating.
Burial was made in Pine Lawn Cemetery in Long Island.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lupus Foundation of America, 1300 Piccard Dr., Suite 200, Rockville, Md. 20850-4303.
Silas Moore Sr.
Ret. Truck Dr., 65
Silas Moore Sr. of Westbrookville, a retired truck driver with DeMarino Trucking in Tuxedo and a longtime area resident, died Tuesday, November 19, 2002, at the Seelig Division of the Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris. He was 65 years of age.
The son of Caroline Mann Moore and the late Steven Moore, he was born August 5, 1937, in Suffern.
He is survived by his wife, Nellie Stymacks Moore, at home; his mother of Clarkstown; six sons, Silas Moore Jr. of Warwick, Steven Moore of Westbrookville, Mark Moore and David Moore, both of Wurtsboro, Chris Moore of Glen Spey and Michael Moore of Yellville, Ark; a brother, Homer Moore, and a sister, Eunice DeGroat, both of Mahwah, N.J.; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, 100 East Main St., Port Jervis, on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with the Rev. William W. Wildeman officiating.
Burial will be made in the Rural Valley Cemetery in Westbrookville.
Ret. Pharmacist, 95
Samuel Colin of Livingston Manor, a former resident of Hallandale, Fla., and Verona, N.J., the retired co-owner of Central Pharmacy in Livingston Manor, and a lifelong area resident, died October 26, 2002 in Verona, N.J. He was 95 years of age.
The son of the late Harry and Anne Colin, he was born in Monticello. He was the widower of Bess Colin and Gladys Colin.
Mr. Colin was a member of Temple Agudas Achim in Livingston Manor.
He is survived by two daughters, Sandra Dubowsky of Verona, N.J., and Gail Leibovich of Ithaca; a son, Alan Lewis of Easton, Conn.; and a sister, Lillian Fishman of Delray Beach, Fla. He was predeceased by a son, Grant Lewis.
Services were held October 28, 2002, at the Jewish Memorial Chapel in Clifton, N.J.