Kathleen E. Frederick of the Town of Newburgh, NY entered into rest, at her residence on Saturday, June 17, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was 70.

Born in Bronx, NY on March 16, 1947 she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Eileen (Kernan) Schmitt.

Kathy, as she was known to family and friends, was a twenty-five-year area resident coming from Rockland county NY. She was the devoted wife of Edward H. Frederick of West Nyack, NY. They were married on November 28th, 1977.

She is survived by two children, a son Robert E. Frederick and his wife, Patty of Sevierville, TN and a daughter Jennifer A. Melton of Town of Newburgh, NY. She was blessed with four grandchildren Shauna, Kylah, Joey and Ariana. Two sisters Virginia Francella, Eileen Vicki and one brother Joseph Schmitt also survive.

A private cremation will take place at Cedar Hill Crematory, Newburgh, NY.

Plans for a memorial service to celebrate Kathy's Life will be announced at a later date.

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