William Conn(1929 - 2013)

William J. Conn

Marlboro, NY - William J. Conn, age 83, of Grand Street, Marlboro died Saturday, January 12, 2013 at St. Lukes Cornwall Hospital of Newburgh, NY. Mr Conn was born June 3, 1929 in Marlboro, NY. He is the son of the late John and Kathleen Burns Conn.

He was retired from the Engineering Department of IBM East Fishkill, NY

He was a United States Navy Veteran, a member of the Quarter Century Club IBM,

Member of the Viebey Sutton Post #124 American Legion of Marlboro, an avid Golfer and a member of the Florida Elks Club.

He is survived by his wife Irene Praught Conn at home, 2 sons William J. Conn, Jr. of Hyde Park and Timothy Conn and fiancé Susan Crispell of Pleasant Valley, 1 daughter, Laura Dennison and husband Roger of New Paltz, 1 brother Gerard Conn and wife Patricia of California,

1 grandson Ryan Dennison and many nieces and nephews

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 4-8pm at the DiDonato Funeral Home, 1290 Route 9W, Marlboro

A mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Wednesday morning at 10am at St. Mary's Church, Marlboro with Father Frank Bassett officiating.

Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Marlboro

Memoral Donations can be made to the St. Mary's Food Pantry, P.O. Box 730, Marlboro, NY 12542

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Carl J. DiDonato, Jr. of the DiDonato Funeral

Service, Inc. (845) 236-4300, www.didonatofuneralservice.com

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal on Jan. 14, 2013