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Cora L. Davis (1932 – 2017)

SHARON, CT—Cora Lorraine Davis, 84, of Copake passed away Monday, March 20, 2017 at Sharon Hospital.

She was born in Ancram, August 21, 1932, the oldest of 12 children born to Neils N. and Alice M. (Frenzel) Hoyt.

A stay at home mother, she attended Columbia-Greene Community College after the death of her husband in 1980 and graduated with high honors.

She later worked for the Register-Star in Hudson and the United States Postal Service in Pine Plains delivering the mail.

Mrs. Davis loved gardening, but most of all, loved spending time with her family.

Survivors include: her children, Joseph Roger Davis of Copake and Emily Susan Davis of Ashley Falls, MA; her siblings, Norma J. Chorney of Ancram, Patricia A. Hoyt of Lakeville, CT, Lara Kim Bloodgood of Pine Plains, William L. Hoyt of Copake, Robert A. Hoyt of Chatham, Richard W. Hoyt of Ancramdale, Kermit H. Hoyt of Ancram, Neils N. Hoyt, Jr. of Hurley, Harold A. Hoyt of Sharon, CT, and Joseph R. Hoyt, Sr., of Ancramdale along with several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Davis April 26, 1980; a daughter, Vera Ann Davis and a sister, Augusta L. Wheeler.

Friends are invited and may call at the Peck and Peck Funeral Home, 8063 Route 22 in Copake, Thursday March 23, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.

Funeral services take place Friday, March 24, 2017, 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Deacon Jackie Jefferson officiating.

Spring interment will be in the West Taghkanic Cemetery.

To send an online condolence visit

Karen Sapcoe (1953 – 2017)

HUDSON—Karen A. Sapcoe, 63, of Greenport, died Thursday March 16, 2017 at Columbia Memorial Hospital, with her loving family by her side.

Born June 11, 1953 in Hudson, she was the daughter of Henry and Jane (McCarthy) Hoffman.

For more than 30 years, Ms. Sapcoe worked at Columbia County Mental Health Services as an administrator. She was a friend to everyone she met. She will be best remembered for her strong will and compassionate heart. As described by her family she was “a mom to many, friend to all.” Ms. Sapcoe loved the outdoors, especially the Hudson River. Trout fishing at the Pepacton Reservoir was also one of her favorite things to do, usually catching more fish than her husband, John.

She will be dearly missed by: her husband, John: son and daughter-in-law, Joshua and Kelly; daughter and son-in-law, Pamela and Dot; son, Steve; grandchildren, Alia, Tavon, Rodney, Mckennzi, Nathan, Caitlin, Matthew and Jade; great-grandchildren, Kayden, Julian, Benjamin, Serenity and Nevaeh; sisters, Patricia, Faith and Lena; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were Monday, March 20 from the Bates & Anderson-Redmond & Keeler Funeral Home, 110 Green Street, Hudson. Interment will be in Cedar Park Cemetery.

Linda Hasbrouck

HUDSON—Linda M. Hasbrouck of Philmont passed away Friday, March 17, at Columbia Memorial Hospital after a long time illness, surrounded by her loving family and former husband of many years, Arthur Hasbrouck, Sr. of Earlton.

She was predeceased by her mother, Louise Brush; father, John Salisbury and two sisters, Paula Guenette of Massachusetts and Shirley Ingles of Hudson.

Ms. Hasbrouck is survived by: two brothers, Harold Salisbury of Catskill and John Salisbury of Texas; seven children, Lisa Begraph of Craryville, Arthur Hasbrouck, Jr., of Philmont, David Hasbrouck and Stephanie Johnson of Craryville, John Hasbrouck and Violet Mazorolle of Craryville, Tina Hasbrouck and Adam Burch of Hudson, Kevin Hasbrouck and Eliza Schermerhorn of Coxsackie, Karen and Joseph Bersch of Sevierville, TN; one stepson, Jody Haley and Joan Huber of East Durham; many many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Bates & Anderson-Redmond & Keeler Funeral Home, 110 Green Street, Hudson.

Anthony H. Quirino (1923 – 2017)

FLORIDA—Anthony Henry Quirino, 93, of Chatham and Boynton Beach, FL, died Wednesday, March 15.

Mr. Quirino was born August 9, 1923 in Chatham, the son of the late Pasqulo and Katherine (Santi) Quirino.

He graduated from Chatham High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force having served during World War II as a projectionist.

He and his wife, the late “Betty” Minnie Lee (King) Quirino, who died in 2008, were married in 1946.

They came to Chatham in 1949 and together managed the Crandell Theatre in Chatham from 1953 until 1960, when they became the theater owners and operators until 1982, when their son, Tony took over the business.

Mr. Quirino was a communicant of St. James Roman Catholic Church, Chatham and member of the Chatham Lion’s Club. Besides his wife, Mr. Quirino was predeceased by his son, Anthony Quirino in 2010 and his brother, Thomas.

He is survived by: two sons, Robert M. Quirino and Shannon T. Quirino both of Chatham; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 24, 10 a.m. from the St James R.C. Church. Spring interment will be in the Chatham Rural Cemetery. Calling hours are Thursday evening, March 23, 4 to 6 p.m. from the Wenk Funeral Home, 21 Payn Avenue, Chatham. Memorials may be made to the Chatham Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 587, Ghent 12075. To send online condolences visit

Vincent W. Marcinak, Jr. (1955 – 2017)

CHATHAM—Vincent “Hey Hey” Marcinak, Jr., age 61, passed away peacefully Wednesday, March 15, 2017, with his wife, Susan (Grube) Marcinak and daughter, Amanda Marcinak by his side.

He was born August 26, 1955, in Newark, NJ, to Vincent, Sr., and Lee (Remite) Marcinak, who predeceased him.

Formerly from Staten Island, Mr. Marcinak moved with his family in 2002 to Chatham in Columbia County.

He was a graduate of Port Richmond High School. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1972 to 1974 in Scotland. He also worked for Moran Towing for many years.

Mr. Marcinak made his presence known when entering a room with his larger-than-life personality. His hobbies were playing Lotto, surfing the Net, watching reality TV, and people watching while sitting in his beloved truck drinking a cup of coffee.

In addition to his wife and daughter, Mr. Marcinak is survived by his brothers, Eugene Marcinak and Gregory Marcinak; sisters, Linda (Marcinak) Graversen, Donna (Marcinak) Rutan, Sister Francis Cecile (Margaret Marcinak); sister-in-law, Linda Minunni (Robert) and brother-in-law, Richard Grube (Cindy); many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers, Alan Marcinak, Robert Marcinak and Roy Marcinak.

A memorial will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to veterans or Hospice of Columbia/Greene County.

Arrangements are with the Wenk Funeral Home, 21 Payn Avenue, Chatham. To send online condolences visit

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