Raymond

Obituary: James Hoffman

James E. (“Skip” or “Jim”) Hoffman of Greenwich, CT, previously of Orangeburg and Pearl River, N.Y., passed away on Friday, April 19, 2019. Until very recently a lifelong resident of Rockland County, Skip was born at home in Orangeburg to James F. and Agnes Hoffman on May 11, 1931. After graduating from Congers High School, Skip joined the Air Force, where he was principally stationed in Germany. After his Air Force service, Skip returned to Rockland County and in 1957 married Grace McManus, who survives him. They bought and lived in the Orangeburg home in which he had been born, which had also served as a military facility during the time of Camp Shanks. Skip spent most of his professional life at what was then the New Jersey Bell Telephone Company, first as a telephone installer and later an installation foreman. read more...

Obituary: Helen Augustyn

Helen Kurek Augustyn, born June 21, 1914, died June 10, 2018 in Greenwich, CT. She is remembered by those who knew her as the proud wife of Joseph Augustyn and as the continually loving caregiver of her son Joseph, Jr. (Joey) for 73 years. She had a happy memory of her brothers Raymond, Andrew and Edward Kurek and her sister Mary Ivanko. Her family all predeceased her. read more...