July 4, 2003
Paul M. Weber
Ret. NYC TA, 52
Paul Martin Weber of Callicoon, a retired employee of the New York City Transit Authority, died Monday, June 30, 2003, at the Grover M. Hermann Division of the Catskill Regional Medical Center in Callicoon. He was 52 years of age.
The son of Eleanor Passante Weber Cook and the late Paul Alfred Weber, he was born May 8, 1951, in Astoria.
Mr. Weber was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Callicoon and was a volunteer boxing coach for the Police Athletic League.
He is survived by his mother of Callicoon; a daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Andres Guerra of Astoria; a step-son, Joshua Casserta of Long Island; two sisters, Carol Ann Cook of Callicoon and Virginia Michaels and her husband, Joel, of Queens; his uncle and aunt, Marty and Marion Passante of Callicoon, several nieces and one nephew. He was predeceased by a brother, Robert Jude Weber, and his step-father, William Allen Cook Jr.
Services were held Thursday at the Stewart-Murphy Funeral Home in Callicoon with the Rev. Lauren C. Hertzler Sr. officiating.
Burial was made in the Callicoon Cemetery in Callicoon.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Baptist Church, Callicoon, N.Y. 12723; SPCA of Sullivan County, Rock Hill Ave., Rock Hill, N.Y. 12775; or St. Jude's Children's Hospital for Cancer Research, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.
Hospital Retiree, 90
Olga Dmytrenko of Glen Spey, a retired employee of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City and a 30-year area resident, died Sunday, June 29, 2003, at her home. She was 90 years of age.
The daughter of the late Nestor and Paulina Shydlovska Krasovaty, she was born July 12, 1912, in Ukraine.
Mrs. Dmytrenko was a member of St. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Glen Spey.
She is survived by a sister, Zina Malinoski of Trenton, N.J.; a nephew, Victor Shevchenko and his wife, Larisa, of Oyster Bay; and several grand-nieces and grand-nephews.
Services were held Wednesday with Liturgy Mass at St. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Glen Spey with the V. Rev. Nestor Kowal officiating.
Burial was made in St. Andrew's Cemetery in Bound Brook, N.J.
Mary F. Conklin
Mary F. Conklin of Bloomingburg, a homemaker and a lifelong area resident, died Sunday, June 29, 2003, at the Bon Secours Community Hospital in Port Jervis. She was 71 years of age.
The daughter of the late Horace and Grace DeGraw Slawson, she was born July 26, 1931, in Fort Montgomery. She was the widow of Robert Conklin Sr.
Mrs. Conklin was a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Mulligan-Eden American Legion Post in Harriman.
She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Robert Jr. and Wanda Conklin of Puryear, Tenn., James J. and Sheree Conklin of Bullville and Frederick C. and Peggy Conklin of Paris, Tenn.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Barbara L. and Robert Schade of Middletown and Helen S. and Gary Wilson of Bloomingburg; her companion, Steve Conklin of Bloomingburg; two sisters, Lillian Taylor of Port Orange, Fla., and Dorothy Schreeder of Newburgh; 15 grandchildren, Sandi, Keith, Kevin, Frankie, Robert, Holly, Bradley, Heather, Jessica, Anthony, Michael, Nicole, Robert, Kimberly and Samantha; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a daughter, Agnes M. Mac Near.
Cremation was made at the Cedar Hill Crematory in Middle Hope.
Graveside services and burial will be held Thursday at the Cemetery of the Highlands, Route 32, Highland Mills, with the Rev. Peter Turner officiating.
Marilyn Eden, a 55-year resident of Damascus, Pa., a furniture restorer and a homemaker, died Tuesday, July 1, 2003, at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa. She was 66 years of age.
The daughter of the late George and Lillian Goetz Wall, she was born December 22, 1936, in the Bronx. She was the widow of George Eden who died March 13, 2003.
Mrs. Eden is survived by a son, Robert Eden of Damascus, Pa.; a daughter and son-in-law, Lillian and John Ferber of Callicoon; a sister, Carol Kamens of Ohio; a brother, Richard Wall of Hortonville; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Rasmussen Sons Funeral Home in Narrowsburg on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Graveside services and burial will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at the Hillside Cemetery in Damascus, Pa., with the Rev. George Gallandorn officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Damascus Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Damascus, Pa. 18415.