Obituaries

Margaret L. Millspaugh, a New Windsor Resident, Dies at 84
Margaret was born in New Berlin, NY on August 4, 1933, the second of seven children. The daughter of the late Alfred M. and Ruth Esau Runion, she always spoke fondly of her family and the farm which they grew up on during the depression, and the hard but gratifying work of pitching hay, milking cows…
Carol Benedetti, a Highland Resident, Dies at 70
Prior to her recent retirement, Carol enjoyed a long career with IBM as an executive secretary in Armonk and, later, Poughkeepsie. She was an avid reader who became a jury-awarded photographer in retirement. She looked forward each year to a quiet vacation on Cape Cod with Tony.
Keith Monahan, a Highland Resident, Dies at 60
He leaves behind his pride and joy, his daughters, “his girls,” Colleen Canino (husband Douglas) and Tara Hollifield (husband Brian), both of Highland. He leaves his precious grandchildren, the “apples of his eyes,” Sophia, Benjamin, Daniel, and Sadie. He is also survived…
Sally LaMarca, a Fishkill Resident, Dies at 86
Born in Brooklyn on August 8, 1931, she was the daughter of Louis and Sadie Milia. Sally graduated high school at 16 and went on to work for Metropolitan Life, FBI and Helmsley. She was a member of the Fishkill Seniors, and enjoyed cards, bingo, traveling, and visiting casinos. She derived her great…
Bonnie Louise Drew, a Longtime Area Resident, Dies at 85
Born in St. Regis Falls, she was the daughter of Lawrence and Ethel Bailey. Bonnie has worked for many years as a sales clerk at Sears in Poughkeepsie. She spent her retirement years in the Town of Waverly where she was very active in the community. She served as both a Town Councilwoman and Town Cl…
Benedict Caccavale, a Wappingers Falls Resident, Dies at 88
Ben worked as a salesman for American Bakeries in New York City for 25 years until his retirement in 1981. After his retirement, he worked at St. Columba Church in Hopewell Junction and Plaza Pharmacy in Wappingers Falls. He was a volunteer for St. Columba Bingo for many years and at Castle Point VA…
Ann A. Miceli, a Longtime Area Resident, Dies at 90
Born in Brooklyn on August 30, 1927, she was the daughter of Vincent and Carmela Gulfo. On June 12, 1948 in Brooklyn, Ann married Peter Edward Miceli who predeceased her on March 26, 2014. As a young woman she worked in New York City at the prestigious Saks Fifth Avenue, in the jewelry department un…
Ernest V. Malouf, Jr., a Lifelong Beacon Resident, Dies at 72
Ernie enjoyed his career at Central Hudson Gas and Electric as a lineman for 36 years until his retirement in 2004. He was a 50 year member of the Beacon Engine Co. and also served as Commissioner and Vice President of Dutchess Junction Fire Department and was an active member of the St. Rocco Socie…

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