Fishkill - Laszlo Boros, a resident of Fishkill for 48 years, formerly of Mahopac and Hungary, died at the James J. Peters V.A. Medical Center in the Bronx on Sunday, October 7, 2012. He was 75.
Son of the late Laszlo and Matilda Angyal Boros, he was born in Hungary on March 4, 1937 and later immigrated to the United States. In 1960, he enlisted in the United States Army
and served until his honorable discharge in 1966.
In 1970, he opened Wayside Railing in Fishkill, which he owned and operated until 1987. Afterward, he worked for Newburgh Steel, retiring in 2005.
An avid outdoorsman, Laszlo was an active fisherman and especially loved deep-sea fishing. He also enjoyed hunting. Laszlo loved his family above all else and cherished the companionship of his dogs, Sammy, Pudgy and Zorro.
He is survived by five children, Cynthia Stolecki & her husband James of Fishkill, Sharon Boros of Florida, Susan Crow of Florida, Diane Thomas of Florida and Nancy Gleason & her husband John of Rhinebeck; his grandchildren, Amanda Merritt, Georgette (Keith) Jackson, Joseph & Michael Darcy, Jennifer & Ryan Thomas, Timothy Greco (Brenda), Matthew Greco and Meghan Gleason; his great-grandchildren, Connor, Kyle, Nicole, Ashley, Chase, Nicholas, Timothy and Athena; his brother, Frankie Boros of Hopewell Junction; and his sister, Eszter Bonnyal of Hungary; also many other loving relatives and friends.
Laszlo was predeceased by his former wife, Ruth Boros, in 2005.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 13 at the McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc., 1089 Main Street, Fishkill. The United States Army will conduct Military Honors at 5 p.m. to conclude services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675 or by visiting www.woundedwarriorproject.org
For directions, online condolences and memorial donations, visit Laszlo's Book of Memories at www.mchoulfuneralhome.com