Emerson E. Bossley of Jeffersonville, NY entered into eternal rest on July 23, 2011. He was 89.
He was born May 31, 1922 in White Sulphur Springs, NY, the son of Edward and Elizabeth Wylam Bossley.
Emerson served in the U.S. Army Air Corps as a TSGT during World War II, as an aircraft mechanic and B-17 crew member. He was co-owner of the Jeffersonville Garage until his retirement. Emerson was a devoted Christian and served several local churches as a lay speaker. Read more
Adaline “Sis” Devereaux of Shohola, PA died at home on Wednesday, July 20, 2011. She was 95.
She was a retired switchboard operator for Bon Secours Community Hospital, Port Jervis, NY.
The daughter of Otto and Adaline (Wakely) Fuhse, she was born on March 8, 1916 in Bronx, NY. She was the widow of Austin Devereaux, who predeceased her in 1999.
Survivors include daughters Katherine Devereaux and husband Arlen Trapp and Lois Ann Devereaux, both of Shohola; sister-in-law Joan Fuhse of Lords Valley, PA; half-sister Hedwig Cuddeback of Yukon Territory, Canada; and nieces and nephews. Read more
Edward N. Miller of Moscow, PA died Monday, July 25, 2011 at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Honesdale, PA. He was 71.
He is preceded in death by his wife, the former Geri Melber, in 1998.
Born March 3, 1940 in Scranton, PA, he was the son of the late Gerald and Mildred Freeman Miller. Read more
Once you start to notice them, daylilies are everywhere. They grow thick on roadside banks and in fields. See a few here or there around a mailbox, lining a front porch or around an old gravestone. Their lush, tawny-orange flowers bloom and wither in one day.
So we have arrived at this moment. The sign at the Long Eddy Firehouse on Route 97 says: “Enjoy the summer—it’s short.” It reminds me that I should try to make the most of these daylily days of summer. Read more
State Police from the Wurtsboro barracks arrested a man following a traffic stop in the Town of Fallsburg on July 24. Chris Portugay-Delaney, a 17 yr old Fallsburg resident, following a traffic stop was found to be in possession of a small quantity of marijuana. Mr Portugay- Delaney was issued an appearance ticket for Unlawful Possession of Marijuana and is scheduled to appear in the Town of Fallsburg Court on 7/27/11 at 7:00pm.