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Harry POUSHTER

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POUSHTER, Harry

86, died Monday evening, December 24, at his home in Florida. Harry was a graduate of Nottingham High School, the School of Architecture at Syracuse University. He was a veteran of the US Navy, having served during WWar II. While stationed in Boston, he met his beloved wife of over 65 years, Dottie. In 1948 Harry founded D&H Poushter Contractors. He was a well-known and respected real estate developer and home builder in CNY. He built hundreds of custom homes in the Syracuse area, apartment buildings, and commercial buildings. Later in his career he built Kimry Moor, the first homeowners association development in CNY, followed by the Gazebo, Poster Commons and the Hamlet. He was a past president of the Home Builders Association of CNY, an active member of Temple Adath Yeshurun, a past chairman of the house committee of the temple and a member of Wycliffe Country Club. He was predeceased by his brother, David, and his sister, Lillian Buck. He is survived by his wife Dottie; their sons Bruce (Ianne), Alan (Marsha), and Ron (Tracy);their 7 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, and his sister Shirley Rosen Funeral services and burial were in Syracuse Contributions may be made to Hospice of Palm Beach. Sisskind Funeral Service LLC , 3175 E. Genesee Street, Syracuse, NY 13224 315-446-4848

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Published in The Palm Beach Post from Jan. 5 to Jan. 6, 2013
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