Barbara Ann Klimchok Carlew
Barbara Ann Klimchok Carlew of Narrowsburg, a bookkeeper for many years, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 7, 2010 at ORMC, Arden Hill Campus in Goshen. She was 56.
A daughter of Joseph Klimchok and Dorothy Hadden DuBois, she was born May 7, 1953 in Passaic, NJ.
A family statement reads, “Barbara Klimchok Carlew: a heart of gold a ‘unique’ and ‘special’ woman. Barbara had a unique way about her. No matter who she met through her life, she left a glow in theirs. Barbara was a very loving, caring, warm, giving, loyal and respected woman. She will be deeply missed by all.
“Time is a gift God has given us all. It is up to us how to use it. Barbara never threw a watch out; to her it was like throwing away time. Time is a unique gift once you lose it, it is gone forever. Cherish every moment.”
Survivors include her daughter, Jennifer Dailey and her husband, Steven, of Narrowsburg; her beloved grandsons, John and Brandon Dailey; her stepfather, Brian DuBois and Marty Bogdanowitz of Cochecton; adopted son and special friend, Sonny Patel of Forestburgh; her sisters, Linda Schaefer of Lake Huntington, Donna DuBois and her husband Gregory of Cochecton, Sandra Daub and her husband Jeffrey of Narrowsburg, Brenda Manzi and her husband Jeffrey of Cochecton; her brothers, Brian DuBois and his wife Chris of Youngsville, Bradley DuBois and his wife Chris of Cochecton, Bruce DuBois and his wife Christine of Bethel; a special aunt, Merle Baugher; several beloved nieces and nephews; and great-nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her beloved son, Jared David Carlew; her mother, Dorothy Hadden DuBois; and her father and stepmother, Joseph and Lillian Bernitt Klimchok.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday, January 14, 2010 at Stewart-Murphy Funeral Home, Jeffersonville.
A Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of the Lake Church in Lake Huntington at 11 a.m. on Friday, January 15 with Fr. William Scully officiating.
Burial will be in St. Peters’ Cemetery, Monticello.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Jared Carlew Scholarship Fund, c/o Brenda Manzi, 1103 County Route 114, Cochecton, NY 12726.