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Lisa Maria Alff

Sunday, April 24, 2011

My Older Sister Pat Passed Away



Patricia M. Caswell

DeLANCEY _ Patricia M. "Pat" Caswell, 69, of DeLancey, passed away unexpectedly, Monday, April 4, 2011, at home.

The daughter of the late Norman G. and Marjorie L. (Hosier) Frey, she was born Nov. 1, 1941, on the family farm in New Kingston (Town of Roxbury,) where she grew up, was a graduate of Margaretville High School, and married George E. Caswell, 1966.

Pat lived in DeLancey for the past 40 years, and was employed as a secretary at SUNY Delhi (four years) and SUCO (24 years), retiring in 2004.

She served as secretary and chair of the Delaware County Democratic Committee; past-president of Delhi BPW; Literacy Volunteers of America; member of New Kingston Presbyterian Church and D.W. Gleason Unit 190, American Legion Auxiliary, Delhi.

In addition to her husband, of New Kingston, she is survived by a sisters, Priscilla (Raymond) Barkman, Schoharie; Lynda Haggart Richmond Virginia, Lisa Alff Hope Mills NC. Liz Hodges Richmond Virginia, Roxann Costellano Wheat Ridge CO, 4 brothers, Norman (Phyllis) Frey Jr., West Sand Lake,Andy Frey Oswego NY, David Frey IL, and Otto Frey, Accord; stepfather, Donald Monnington, New Kingston; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at the Hall & Peet Funeral Home, Delhi, where services will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday, by the Rev Bert More. Burial later in Sanford Cemetery, New Kingston.

Contributions to Heart of the Catskills Humane Society, P.O. Box 88, Delhi, appreciated.

Arrangements entrusted to Robert A. Peet, Delhi.

6 comments:

Maggie R said...

Sending prayers to you and your family during this time of sorrow.
I never had a sister and I can only imagine the pain of losing one.
God Bless
((((hugs))))
Maggie

quiltcrazygaljennalouise said...

I'm so sorry for you loss. May you find comfort at this time.

Judy said...

So sorry to hear this Lisa.I never had a sister either, but would have loved one.
Hoping you are slowly recovering.
My thoughts are with you.

Pat Winter said...

Lisa, I'm so sorry to hear this. Prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.
Gentle hugs,
Pat

KnitYoga said...

Dear Lisa, I've only just seen this. I can't seem to keep up with blog reading these days! I just wanted to pass on my condolences to you and your family and let you know that my thoughts are with you. Sorry this is so late. Hazel x

fabricpixie said...

Lisa, just saw that your sister died, on my birthday, March 4th. So so sorry to hear of your loss. You come from a large family and I'm sure they were a great source of comfort and consolation.

I also never had a sister, and cannot imagine how deeply this must have hurt you.

warm quilt hugs, sue in CA