Kristin Weltzheimer (1948 - 2012)

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Kristin Weltzheimer, 63, of Ossining, N.Y., died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012.
Born in Oberlin on Dec. 24, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Charles E. and Margaret Boesche Weltzheimer.
Kristin was a graduate of Oberlin High School, Hiram College in Hiram, Ohio, and had master's degrees from Case Western Reserve and Pace universities.
She had been a librarian at Westchester Community College, SUNY Purchase, and the Ossining Public Library. She had also served as director of the Somers Library and Warner Library in Tarrytown, N.Y.
Kristin was instrumental in establishing the Ossining branch of the Civil Service Employees Union. She was a member of the Westchester Library Association, American Library Association, Rotary Club, and the Jacob Burns Film Center.
During the 1980s, Kristin pursued an acting career and studied acting in New York City. She appeared as an extra in several feature-length films including "Zelig," "The Verdict," and "Prizzi's Honor."
Kristin was a faithful and longstanding member of Union Church. She was an active member of the board of trustees and provided many years of service to the music program in which she sang in the choir and played the flute.
She is survived by her brother, Harry Boesche Hunsicker of Dallas, Texas, and sisters Mary Ann Hunsicker of Yardley, Pa., and Gretchen Holden of Portland, Ore.
A memorial service to celebrate at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15 at the Union Church of Pocantico Hills, N.Y.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to one of the following three organizations: The Union Church of Pocantico Hills Music Fund, The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, or PBS.
Published in The Oberlin News Tribune on Dec. 13, 2012
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