Thomas James Brogan (10/22/14)
Thomas James Brogan of Peekskill, NY, formerly of Lake Carmel, passed away on October 22, 2014. He was 84 years old. Mr. Brogan worked for Con Edison in Westchester; retiring as a General Foreman in the Gas Department. He was born on September 21, 1930 in New York City to Martin and Bridget Loftus Brogan. Thomas served in the US Air Force during the Korean War. On June 11, 1955 he married Mary Callahan in New York City.
He is survived by his wife Mary Brogan of Peekskill and six children; Thomas (Jamie) Brogan of Beekman, James Brogan of Peekskill, Edward (Harriet) Brogan of Pawling, Mary (Michael) McCormick of Ridgefield, CT, Ann (Raymond) Morrison of Venice, FL and Martin (Debbi) Brogan of Yorktown. Also surviving are seventeen grandchildren, two great grandchildren and a sister, Mary Marchisello.
Visitation is Friday, 2 to 4pm & 7 to 9pm at the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday, 10am at the Assumption Church, Peekskill. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
Marilyn A. Blenkinsopp (10/17/14)
Marilyn Alice Blenkinsopp of Buchanan, NY passed away on October 17, 2014. She was 86 years old. Mrs. Blenkinsopp was a clerical assistant for NY Tel. in New York City. She was born on January 21, 1928 in Brooklyn to Edwin and Florence Avery Yarwood. On October 14, 1956 she married William Blenkinsopp in Brooklyn. Marilyn was a Sunday School Teacher at Trinity Boscobel Church in Buchanan and a Girl Scout Leader. She also volunteered at the Hendrick Hudson Free Library and Peekskill Hospital. She is survived by her husband William Blenkinsopp of Buchanan and two daughters; Heather Blenkinsopp of Ossining and Hazel Blenkinsopp (Jose Pena) of Tarrytown and a granddaughter, Jasmine Pena. Also surviving is a sister-in-law May Blenkinsopp of Liverpool, England and her Bethel and Springvale families. Predeceased by an infant son, Keith William. Visitation is today, Wednesday, October 22nd, from 2pm to 4pm at the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill, NY. Funeral Service and Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Salvation Army of a Charity of your choice.