Welcome to Everything Croton--a collection of all things Croton, our history, our homes, our issues, our houses of worship--in short, EVERYTHING CROTON.
HERE ARE ONLY SOME OF THE VILLAGE NOTABLES CROTON LOST IN 2017; this list will be periodically updated as additional info is received:
--John Thomas Sekelsky, a former well known Croton resident, 2011 Knights of Columbus honoree, and a WWII veteran, passed away in October; burial at Bethel cemetery. Read and see more about John here: 2011, TOM FARANDA'S FOLLY, KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS HONOR SEKELSKY http://tomfaranda.typepad.com/folly/2011/01/my-friend-john-sekelsky-honored-by-the-knights-of-columbus.html
--Stanley Jack Pezanowski, September, a lifelong resident of Croton-on-Hudson, leaving only to serve in the Navy in Hawaii during WWII. Jack owned and operated his own roofing and siding company for over 40 years and he was highly regarded for both his skills and his generous nature, always helping those who needed a hand. Read more here http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/09/services-obituary-for-stanley-jack.html
--Larry Kanterman, long time Temple Israel member and former Temple Israel President, passed away in November. The funeral and interment was in Florida. Messages of condolence may be sent to Pam Kanterman, 17529 Via Capri, Boca Raton, FL 33496.
--David Gittleman http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/08/services-for-david-gittleman.html
--Erica Illescas, who passed away in Panama...http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/08/services-for-erica-ilescas.html
--Iris Stevens D'Alvia, life long resident, member of St. Augustine's Episocpal church...http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/08/service-info-for-iris-nee-graves.html
--Rosalind Morrisey, founder of the Croton blood donor program http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/05/rosalnd-morrisey-has-died.html
--Charles Ellison, Class of 2014, CROTON EMS, http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/03/rip-charles-ellison_28.html
--Josephine Van Asselt http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Josephine-Van+Asselt&lc=7336&pid=186695817&mid=7566361
--Robert H. Sherblom http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Robert-Sherblom&lc=7336&pid=187165331&mid=7628876
-Daniel Shure http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/09/services-obituary-for-daniel-shure.html
--Anne Dorien, life long resident, member of the hist. society http://bit.ly/2lxTC3
--JAMES "JIMBO" EDWARD BURNETTE JR., details here http://bit.ly/2vEHqp0