Althea Galati Snowden (08/15/16)
Althea Galati Snowden of Poughkeepsie, NY formerly of Peekskill passed away on August 15, 2016. She was 87 years old. A homemaker, she was born on July 18, 1929 in Peekskill to John and Florence Robinson Galati. On July 25, 1950 she married John W. Snowden, III in Peekskill.
Althea is survived by a son, Robert (Mary Jayne) Snowden of Poughkeepsie, daughter, Lynn (John) Dorney of Fayettville, GA, daughters-in-law; Carrie Snowden of Fishkill and Donna Snowden of Beacon. Also survived by, eight grandchildren; Mark Snowden, Samantha Cuello, Sarah Edwards, Daniel and Benjamin Dorney, Laura Cruz, Rebecca Peppin and John Snowden, V; eight great grandchildren and two sisters; Audrey Cothren and Lorraine Vezina.
Predeceased by her husband, John W. Snowden, III, her son John W. Snowden, IV and a great grandchild. Also predeceased by four brothers, Salvatore, Joseph, Anthony and Frank Galati and a sister, Genevieve Palmer.
Visitation is today, Wednesday, August 17th, from 4pm to 8pm at the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill, NY. Funeral Service is Thursday, August 18th, 10am at the Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery.
Roberta M. Nolan (Wersebe) (07/28/16)
Roberta M. Nolan (Wersebe) of Cape May, NJ, formerly of Cortlandt Manor, NY passed away on July 28, 2016 in Cape May, NJ. She was 84 years old. Roberta was a Veteran Sponsor in her Cortlandt Manor home for over twenty years providing care and lodging for veterans in need.
She was born on June 27, 1932 in Jersey City, NJ to Joseph and Kathleen Bender Nolan. On August 18, 1985 she married John Wersebe in Cornwall, NY. Roberta was a past member of the Peekskill Auxiliary Police and Peekskill Ambulance Corps.
She is survived by four children: Gayle DeMatteis, Cape May, NJ, George (Buddy) Schaible, Cortlandt Manor, NY, William (Bill) Schaible, Cortlandt Manor, NY and Patricia Reilly, Cornwall. NY Also surviving are: eight grandchildren, two great granddaughters, a brother, Joseph William Nolan of Waretown, NJ and a sister, Maureen Nolan of Brewster, NY. Predeceased by, her husband, John Wersebe.
Visitation is Friday, August 5th from 2-4 & 7-9pm at the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10am, Saturday, August 6th, St. Columbanus Church, Cortlandt Manor. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.