April 22, 2005
For Shirley Bunt
A memorial service will be held for Shirley Bunt, formerly of Fosterdale who died earlier this year, at the Fremont Community Church on Saturday, April 30, 2005, at 11 a.m. Friends are invited to attend.
Katrina S. Grimm
Katrina S. Grimm of Livingston Manor, a homemaker and a lifelong area resident, died Tuesday, April 19, 2005, at her home. She was 28 years of age.
The daughter of Paul M. and Donna Alsdorf Marks, she was born April 8, 1977, in Liberty.
A 1995 graduate of Livingston Manor Central School, she was a member of the Catskill Basterettes of Liberty.
She is survived by her mother and step-father, Donna L. and Bruce Coddington of Liberty; her father of Livingston Manor; a daughter, Anastaychia Grimm, at home; a brother and sister-in-law, Fred and Melinda Marks of Livingston Manor; a step-sister, Brittani Coddington of Liberty; her paternal grandmother, Doris Marks of Livingston Manor; several aunts and uncles; a nephew, Dakota Marks; several cousins, including Bethany Huebsch; and dear friends, Raymond Grimm and Tasha Bertholf.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at the Harris Funeral Home, Railroad Ave., Roscoe, with the Rev. Robert Pinto officiating.
Burial will be made in the Bon Air Cemetery in Roscoe.
Memorial contributions may be made to her daughter, Anastaychia Grimm, c/o First National Bank of Jeffersonville, 33 Main St., Livingston Manor, N.Y. 12758.
Charlotte S. Christiansen of Jeffersonville, a homemaker, died Thursday, April 21, 2005, at the Westside Regional Medical Center in Plantation, Fla. She was 78 years of age.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Stewart-Murphy Funeral Home in Jeffersonville and are incomplete at press time.
Justin A. Maurer
Restaurant Wkr., 23
Justin A. Maurer of Farmington, Me., died Thursday, April 14, 2005, as the result of injuries received in a motorcycle accident. He was 23 years of age.
The son of Jeralyn and Gary Maurer, a Liberty native, he was born August 7, 1981.
An Eagle Scout, he graduated from Leavitt Area High School in 1999 and graduated with honors from the University of Maine at Farmington with a B.S. in Community Health. He worked at The Boiler Room Restaurant in Wilton for the last two years.
In a statement by his boss, Rick Mealey, it was said, "I've never seen him in a bad mood. He had a great sense of humor and could always take a good ribbing, a good joke."
He is survived by his parents; his fiancée, Emily Reinholt, at home in Farmington, Me.; his maternal grandmother; aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. at the Nordica Auditorium, Merrill Hall of the University of Maine in Farmington on May 1.
Memorial contributions may be made to a scholarship fund at the University of Maine at Farmington c/o Pat Carpenter, Director of Gift Planning, 242 Main St., Farmington, Maine 04938.
Mary Ann Conklin
Grandma Purple, 76
Mary Ann Midge Conklin "Grandma Purple" of Spring Glen, a former manager of the Gold Mountain Resort in Spring Glen and a lifelong area resident, died Monday, April 18, 2005, at the Horton campus of the Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown. She was 76 years of age.
The daughter of the late Frederick and Ola Mae Upright Roebuck, she was born December 25, 1928, in Walden. She was the widow of Jacob Henry Conklin.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, George A. and Eileen Conklin of Napanoch; four daughters and two sons-in-law, Mary Ann and Robert Balducci of Walden, Betty Jane Conklin of Napanoch, JoAnne and Donald Phillips of Napanoch and Joyce Ann Conklin of Spring Glen; two brothers, Thomas Roebuck of Wallkill and Harry Roebuck of Grahamsville; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Jackie Conklin, and several brothers and sisters.
Services were held Wednesday at the Gridley-Horan Funeral Home in Walden.
Cremation was made at the Cedar Hill Crematory in Middle Hope.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Dr. Robert Steinberg Scholarship Fund, c/o Orange Regional Medical Center, Foundation, 4 Harriman Dr., Medical Arts #2, Goshen, N.Y. 10924. Checks can be made payable to Orange Regional Medical Center Foundation.
Edward Fuseyamore Jr.
Sr. Sales Mgr., 52
Edward Madison Fuseyamore Jr. of Kiamesha Lake, a senior sales manager for the Nevele Grande Resort and Country Club in Ellenville, died Friday, April 15, 2005. He was 52 years of age.
The oldest of three children, he was the son of Edward M. Fuseyamore Sr. and the late Cornelia Pooser-Fuseyamore and was born June 21, 1952, in Biloxi, Miss.
He attended Brooklyn Technical High School and graduated from Boys High School in 1970. He also attended Staten Island Community College. A United States Air Force veteran, serving from 1973 to 1978, he worked as a computer specialist during his enlistment and was awarded the Presidential Citation and the Good Conduct Medal.
Mr. Fuseyamore also worked for many years for the New York Telephone Company and lived in the Catskill Mountain area for the past 15 years.
He was an active member of the Catskills/Hudson Valley Chapter of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International. As a youth, he attended St. Luke's F.B.H. Church in Brooklyn.
In a family statement, it was said, "Eddie had many friends and those who knew him would say that he was 'one of a kind.' Always a gentleman, Eddie was blessed with the gifts of wit, charm, generosity and a sense of humor that enabled him to see the humorous side of every situation. Eddie's interests were as diverse as his circle of friends and he believed that life should be lived to the fullest."
He is survived by his father; his wife, Renee Fuseyamore; a daughter, Ebony Monique Fuseyamore; a step-daughter, Danielle Fuseyamore; a sister, Sharon Hamlin; a brother, Damon Fuseyamore; a niece, Yolanda Hamlin; a nephew, Shucre Fusey-amore; a grand-nephew, Gerard Berry Jr.; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 9 am. on Friday at the Lawrence H. Woodwad Funeral Home, 1 Troy Ave., Brooklyn.
Burial will be made in the Calverton National Cemetery on Long Island.
Marguerite Kimble of Woodridge, a homemaker, died Saturday, April 16, 2005, at the Seelig Division of the Catskill Regional Medical Center. She was 70 years of age.
The daughter of the late Cleo and Charlie Ruth Ivory Kimble, she was born November 26, 1934, in Hollow Springs, Miss.
Ms. Kimble is survived by six children, Gregory Kimble of New Jersey, Lamar Kimble of Monticello, Melvin Kimble of Lakeland, Fla., Debra Kimble of Woodridge, and Renee Kimble and Tina Nelson, both of South Fallsburg; a brother, Charles Kimble and a sister, Helena Heard, both of South Bend, Ind.; 24 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by a sister, Bessie Weymon.
Friends may call at the First Baptist Church of South Fallsburg, Route 42, on Saturday from 11 to 1 p.m.
Services will be held at the church at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Anthony Black officiating.
Funeral arrangements were made by the Colonial Memorial Funeral Home in Woodbourne.
MR Trainer/Groom, 54
Arnold Woloshin of Monticello, a longtime trainer and groom at the Monticello Raceway, The Meadowlands and Yonkers Racetrack, died Monday, April 18, 2005, in Heather Hills Hospital in Chardon, Ohio. He was 54 years of age.
The son of Herman and Fran Shapiro Woloshin, he was born in Brooklyn.
In a family statement, it was said, "He loved his job, working with and being with horses. . . Arnie was a special person and loved by all. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him."
He is survived by his wife, Geraldine Woloshin, at home; two sons, Robert Woloshin of San Diego, Calif., and Robert Smith of Monticello; two daughters, LeighAnn Woloshin and Cheyanne Smith, both of Monticello; a step-son, John Sherota and his wife, Jennifer, of Monticello; a step-daughter, Rebecca Sherota and her fiance, Greg Decker; and two grandchildren, Emily Decker and Justin Sherota.
Friends may call at the Joseph N. Garlick Funeral Home, 388 Broadway, Monticello on Friday from 10 a.m. to noon.
Services will be held at noon at the funeral home with Cantor Michael Sturm officiatng.
Burial will be made in Evergreen Cemetery in Bethel.
Steven E. Brewer
Former Waiter, 31
Steven E. Brewer of Montague, N.J., a former waiter at Tony Boffa's Restaurant in Middletown, died Monday, April 18, 2005, at the Horton campus of the Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown. He was 31 years of age.
The son of Don and Katherine Brewer, he was born September 7, 1973, in Middletown.
A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served as a ranger in Kosovo, Kuwait, Egypt and Afghanistan.
In a family statement, it was said, "To know Steve was to love him, and if he touched your life you understand this. Although it was not possible for Steve to be with his children and participate in their daily lives, not a day passed that he did not say their names and remember a joyful moment he spent with them. Steve knew there was no greater friendship, no love greater than that of the parent for their child. He loved children and God gave him four precious gifts which he must leave behind, Steve Jr., Kyrie Lang, Olivia and Mackenzie. You did your best, Steven. Now you are home with your best friend, brothers together again."
He is survived by his father and step-mother, Don and Laura Brewer of Montague, N.J.; his mother and step-father, Katherine and David Lust of Oswego; his maternal grandmother, Nancy Titman of Middletown; a son, Steven E. Brewer Jr. of Pine Bush; three daughters, Kyrie Brewer of Pine Bush and Olivia Brewer and Mackenzie Brewer, both of Wurtsboro; a sister, Cassandra Sanabria of Brentwood, Calif.; two step-sisters, Erin Simpson and Sarah Lust, both of Cuddebackville; a step-brother, Michael Lust of Monticello; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Eric Brewer.
Graveside services and burial will be held on Sunday at 1 p.m. at the Layton Cemetery in Layton, N.J.
Memorial contributions may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation of Hudson Valley, 828 S. Broadway, Tarrytown, N.Y. 10591.