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Stone Barns’ James Ford Dead at 53

The following was posted yesterday on the web site of Pocantico Hills’ Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture, one of the nation’s leading exemplars of farm-to-table gastronomy and sustainable agriculture.   “All of us at Stone Barns Center mourn the loss o... More »


Obituaries – June 2019

James Maloney, 71 James M. Maloney, a longtime resident of Tarrytown, died unexpectedly June 23. He was 71. Born in New York City on March 15, 1948, he was the son of Bartholomew and Anne Donnelly Maloney. At a young age, his family relocated to Elmira, NY, wh... More »


Obituaries – May 2019

Joseph Callahan, Jr., 89 Joseph M. Callahan Jr., a longtime resident of Tarrytown, died May 5 after a short illness. He was 89.Mr. Callahan graduated from LaSalle Military Academy in 1947. He then went on to Williams College where he graduated in 1951 with a d... More »


Obituaries- April 2019

Michael Kulsha, Jr., 24 Michael M. Kulsha, Jr., a resident of Dobbs Ferry and Hastings, died April 9. He was 24. He was born March 15, 1995 at Phelps Memorial Hospital to Michael M. Kulsha, Sr. and Eva Cumber. Locally, he attended the Westchester Exceptional C... More »


Obituaries – Feb + Mar 2019

Leonardo Bauerle, 80 Leonardo Christian Bauerle, a 47-year resident of Irvington, loving husband and father of two children, died February 15. He was 80. Born in Parral, Chile, he received his medical degree from the University of Chile in 1963, and practiced ... More »


Obituaries – Jan + Feb 2019

Lisina M. Hoch, 89, Adventurer and Philanthropist Lisina M. Hoch, an adventurer and philanthropist, died peacefully at her home in Irvington on February 15. She was 89. Born in Switzerland, she was the eldest of three daughters. Her father, Fritz von Schulthes... More »


Obituaries – Dec 2018 + Jan 2019

Angelo Jurcic, 80 Angelo Jurcic, a longtime resident of Tarrytown and North Tarrytown (now Sleepy Hollow), died in his native country of Croatia January 3. He was 80. Born in the city of Senj, Croatia, he came to the United States in the early 1960s, married a... More »


Remembering Morey Storck: 1932-2019

Morey Storck, Vice President of The Hudson Independent’s parent company, Hudson Valley News Corporation, a member of this newspaper’s Editorial Board, and a regular contributor of arts and entertainment articles to its pages, died January 18 following a long i... More »


Obituaries – Nov + Dec 2018

Donald Moffat, 87 Veteran Broadway, film and TV actor Donald Moffat, who lived at Kendal on Hudson in Sleepy Hollow, died December 20. He was 87. Mr. Moffat, whose career spanned five decades. was a familiar face to movie and theatergoers. He played a corrupt ... More »


Obituary – Oct + Nov 2018

Sister Brigid Driscoll, 84 Sister Brigid Driscoll, RSHM, died October 29 at Marymount Convent in Tarrytown. She was 84. Born in New York City to Daniel and Delia Duffy Driscoll, she entered the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary in 1954. Sister Brigid taugh... More »


Obituaries – October 2018

Gordon Ferguson, 67 Gordon F. Ferguson, a former longtime resident of Sleepy Hollow, died October 15. He was 67. He was born in Tarrytown on September 11, 1951 and graduated from St. Theresa’s School and Sleepy Hollow High School. Mr. Ferguson was a retired po... More »


Obituaries – September 2018

John B. Vlacancich, 99 John B. Vlacancich, a longtime resident of Sleepy Hollow, died September 10. He was 99. Born in Sitvan, Cres, Croatia, he married Carolina Benvin in Croatia and the couple came to the United States in 1959 and eventually settled in Sleep... More »