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May 14, 2010

Ashley Campiglia, 20
May 16, 1989-May 13, 2010

Ashley Campiglia of Grahamsville passed away on May 13, 2010 at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. She was 20.
The daughter of Christopher J. and Liba Korn Campiglia Sr., she was born May 16, 1989 in Goshen, New York.
Ashley was a proud 2007 graduate of Tri-Valley High School; she was a member of the FCCLA and the Tri-Valley Art Club. She was an active member in the family business. Ashley was an extraordinary person; she was always willing to go the extra distance. Ashley was an adventurist and kindhearted; she was loving, demanding, and appreciative and respectful to all. Ashley loved using her imgaination and creativity.
A family statement reads, “We are proud to have shared life with her as a parent, sister, brother, and grandparents. She will forever remain sadly missed in our hearts and forever live in our memories.” She will be sorely missed by all of her friends and family that knew and loved her.
She is survived by her loving parents, Christopher J. and Liba Campiglia, at home; her sister, Nicole Campligia, at home; her brother, Christopher Campiglia Jr.; her grandmothers, Ella Korn of Grahamsville, and Betty Campiglia and her companion Harris Warren of Liberty.
A viewing will be held on Friday, May 14, 2010 at Colonial Memorial Funeral Home, 396 State Route 52, Woodbourne, NY from 6-9 p.m., and Saturday, May 15, 2010 from 11:30-1:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Woodbourne. Interment will follow at the Grahamsville Rural Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Colonial Memorial Funeral Home. For further information please call 845-434-7363 or visit the website at

Ernst M. VanBergeijk
Mechanical Engineer

Ernst M. VanBergeijk lost his lifelong struggle with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT) on Thursday, May 6, 2010. He died peacefully surrounded by his family.
Mr. VanBergeijk worked for 35 years as a mechanical engineer for Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan. Among his many accomplishments, Mr. VanBergeijk was a part of the original launch team for the 1964 1⁄2 Mustang and earned a U.S. Patent for a remote computerized assembly design system. He also was a founding member of the HHT Foundation International, an organization dedicated to research and the training of doctors in the recognition and treatment of this disorder.
Mr. VanBergeijk is survived by his wife Rita; his son, Ernst O. VanBergeijk; his daughter, Mrs. Karen D’Adamo; and his grandchildren, Kees VanBergeijk and Katherine D’Adamo.
On Sunday, May 16, 2010 the family will be having a wake from 1-4 p.m. at the Fred McGrath & Sons Funeral Home, 20 Cedar Street, Bronxville, NY. A short memorial ceremony will be held beginning at 3 p.m.

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