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Theresa Strauss

November 26, 2019

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Obituary

SHANDAKEN…… Theresa A. Strauss, 86 of Creek Side Dr. died Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her family.   Born June 25, 1933 in Queens, NY she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret Ryan. 

            An area resident for many years she was an active member of St. Francis deSales Parish where she had served as Past President of the Sodality of Our Lady of LaSalette and taught religious education.  An avid bowler, she belonged to the Monday League at Mid City Lanes.

            Predeceased by her husband, Henry “Joe” Strauss in 2018, survivors include a Son, Joseph (Kim) Strauss of W. Shokan and 2 Daughters: Barbara VanBlarcum (Ray Scarth) of Big Indian and Karen (John) Steketee of Arkville. 7 Grandchildren: Jennifer, Joanne, Amy, Kevin, Joseph, John, and Julia.  1 Great Granddaughter Gillianna, and several nieces and nephews also survive.

            The Strauss Family would like to thank Hospice of Ulster County and suggest any donations in her memory be made to them.

            Her Funeral Procession will form 9:30 AM Saturday at the E.B. Gormley Funeral Home, Main St., Phoenicia thence to St. Francis deSales where at 10:00 AM a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered.  Interment will follow in St. Francis deSales Cemetery.  Friends will be received Friday 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM.   Expressions of condolence may be shared on Theresa’s Tribute Wall at GormleyFuneralHome.com

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
November 29, 2019

2:00 AM to 4:00 AM
E. B. Gormley Funeral Home
87 Main Street P.O.Box 97
Phoenicia, NY 12464

Visitation
Friday
November 29, 2019

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
E. B. Gormley Funeral Home
87 Main Street P.O.Box 97
Phoenicia, NY 12464

Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday
November 30, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Francis deSales, Phoenicia

Donations

Hospice
374 Violet Avenue, Poughkeepsie NY 12601

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