Home Health Aide, 72
Helene M. Morrison, “Timmi,” a home health aide of Hankins, NY, died Friday, June 8, 2012 at the Grover Hermann Division of Catskill Regional Medical Center in Callicoon. She was 72.
The daughter of the late John and Mary Timko, she was born September 3, 1939 in Manhattan.
Timmi was a free spirit, from Hell’s Kitchen to the fields of Woodstock to Mileses. She loved life. A humble soul with great compassion. Always giving of herself. A true believer in her church. She used her heart as her compass. Her beauty was shared by the people who knew her. She was love ... and loved.
Survivors include her best friend, Shirley Rangaves; her niece, Maureen Bowers and husband, Willie; two great-nephews, Christian and Augie Bowers; and several great-great-nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at Stewart-Murphy Funeral Home, 34 Upper Main St., Callicoon, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at Holy Cross Church, Callicoon at 10 a.m.
Burial will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Long Eddy.
Memorial contributions may be made to the NO KILL animal shelter of one’s choice.
Kamala Morgans, 50
September 12, 1961 - June 5, 2012
Kamala Ann Morgans of Downsville, NY, passed from this world on Tuesday, June 5, 2012, surrounded by her loving family, in Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City.
She was born on September 12, 1961, the daughter of Richard and Tsuyuko Noda Verona of Roscoe, NY.
Kamala is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 28 years, Dale Eric Morgans; a son, Craig Richard Morgans; and a daughter, Karley Ann Morgans, all at home; her parents of Roscoe; a brother, Craig Verona of Roscoe; a sister, Lani Verona of Ridgewood, NJ; a sister-in-law, Rhonda Fox of Claryville, NY; and several nieces and nephews.
Kamala had many interests but the love of her family was paramount in her world. She was a proud, adoring wife and mother. She held degrees in Psychology and Nursing. She was employed for many years as a nurse for the NYS Dept. of Corrections and Community Supervision at Woodbourne Correctional Facility.
Kam’s love for life and tenacity of purpose showed in everything she touched. She fought courageously and valiantly against cancer. She will be deeply missed by her family, friends and all those who chanced to meet her.
Kamala’s family wishes to extend their heartfelt appreciation to Dr. Raja Flores and Dr. Robert Maki for the depth of their compassion, care and support.
A Celebration of Kam’s life will be held at the Claryville Church, Claryville, NY, on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 2 p.m. The Rev. Paul Nulton will officiate.
Donations in Kamala’s name may be made to the Oncology Research Departments at Mount Sinai Hospital, c/o Maura Lynch, Mount Sinai Hospital Development Office, One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1049, NY, NY 10029.
Arrangements were under the direction of Colonial Memorial Funeral Home. For further information, please call 845-434-7363 or visit the website www.colonialbryantfuneral home.com.