James Lester Herring, of Beach Lake, PA, a longtime resident of the area, passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at Kaplan Family Hospice, Newburgh, NY. He was preceded in death on October 7, 2015 by his loving wife, Eleanor Mary Kurzhals Herring. They would have celebrated 70 years of marriage on November 18, 2015.
On March 27, 2017, Joseph Meyer, a retired dairy farmer, butcher, and life-long resident of Cochecton Center, died peacefully in his sleep surrounded by family members at Ellen Memorial Hospice Unit in Honesdale, PA following a short illness.
Joe was born November 9, 1929 in Callicoon, NY.
Dolores Ann Patricia Manaseri of Lake Huntington, NY, a long-time resident of the area, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Thursday, March 23, 2017 in Florida.
Johan Edmund Sletner, 91, of Shohola, PA, passed away at home on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Johan was a retired field tech for International Business Machines Corporation (IBM). He was a member of Marsch Kellogg American Legion Post 139, Milford, PA, Sons of Norway, Lackawaxen, PA and a United States Navy veteran.
George Harvey Snyder passed peacefully on Thursday, March 2, 2017, surrounded by loved ones. Born August 8, 1921 to A.L. Snyder and Kathryn Lepulica Snyder, George married Jessica Smoley (of Smoley’s Logarithm Tables) in 1942. After Jessica’s death in 1988, he married Jitka Langer Klimchok in 1991 (d.
Emily Oelkers, 71, of Barryville, NY, a longtime resident of the area, passed on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Milford Healthcare and Rehab Center, Milford, PA.
Gary Richard “Rich” Eckhart II, 45, of Barryville, NY, a longtime resident of the area, passed on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at home.
Leon Volkoff of Rutherford, NJ and Glen Spey, NY died peacefully in his home on January 14, 2017.
Eric J. Hector Sr. of Narrowsburg, NY, a contractor and lifelong resident of the area, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. He was 52. The son of John Hector and Kathleen Igoe Hector, he was born June 11, 1964 in Honesdale, PA.
Eric was a master spackler, well known throughout the area for his artistry and talent.
Mauro Frencesco Giuffrida, 74, passed away on January 20, 2017 at NYU Langone Medical Center after a courageous six- year battle with cancer. His beloved wife of 49 years, Carla, was by his side.