Albert J. Beres
Straub, Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home
55 East Main Street
Wappingers Falls, NY
Albert J. Beres

HYDE PARK - Albert J. Beres of Hyde Park, entered into rest on Friday, June 29, 2012. He was 68.

Son of the late Albert Beres and Estelle McCurry Beres, he was born on July 20, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York.

Mr. Beres worked for IBM in Poughkeepsie as a Tool & Dye Maker . He was a member of the Dutchess County Pistol Association and attended the Zion Episcopal Church in Wappingers Falls.

Survivors include his son, Michael E. Beres of Wappingers Falls, and his daughter, Andrea N. Beres of Poughkeepsie; his grandchildren, Brian, Michael, and Christine Beres- Moulden; his long-time friend, Susan VanVlack of Newburgh; his former wife and mother of his children, Mary Ann Manning of Pine Plains; his brothers, Dennis Beres and his wife, Ann of Gainsville, Fl. and Richard Beres and his wife, Dora of Pennsylvania. Now reunited with his dog, Henry.

Family will receive friends on Monday, July 2, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Straub, Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home, 55 East Main St., Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590.

A funeral service will follow at 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Cremation will take place at the Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, NY.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Albert's name may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements are under the direction of Straub, Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home, 55 E. Main Street in Wappingers Falls. To send a personal condolence, please visit our website at

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Published by Poughkeepsie Journal on Jul. 1, 2012.
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I am having a hard time thinking that you are gone, its like a dream. May God Bless you and keep you in his heart.
Mary Manning
July 27, 2012
Rest in peace Al. Peace, love and prayers to Mary, Andrea and Michael. Life is short, life is precious, love one another today for tomorrow may be too late.
Maureen Manning
July 19, 2012
July 17, 2012
Dear Al:

May you fine piece with God. You children miss you and so do I and Michael Manning.
Mary Manning
July 11, 2012
Dear Andrea and Mike, thinking of you during this difficult time. Lynn Malley
July 9, 2012
I always thought I'd see you again; I am wounded by this loss. But I have three decades of memories - more - of our friendship. Rest in peace, dear friend.
Frank Malley
Frank Malley
July 9, 2012


July 3, 2012
Dear Michael & Andrea,

We send our deepest sympathy to you both. You are both in our prayers.
Cousins Angela & Bob Nugent
July 2, 2012
Michael and Andrea,
So sorry to hear about your dad. Our prayers are with you. With Sympathy, Melanie, Don, Julia, and Jenna
Melanie Hoffman
July 2, 2012
Dear Michael & Andrea,
It is with great sadness we offer our condolences. Our prayers are with you both. May you get peace in knowing Dad is safely Home. Until we meet again, Rest in Peace Al.
Cousins Maria & Nick Mirabile
July 2, 2012
Dear Michael & Andrea, With Heartfelt Condolences. So sorry to hear of your dads passing. with love sue
July 2, 2012
Dear Michael & Andrea:

I am so sorry about your Dad. He will be in a better place. Love both of you,

Mom & Mike
Micheal D Beres
July 1, 2012
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