Obituaries: Martin, Lampson, Mariak

Wayne J. Martin (1946 – 2014)

RHINEBECK—Wayne J Martin, 68, a lifelong Rhinebeck resident, passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014 at the Northern Dutchess Hospital.

Born February 22, 1946, in Rhinebeck, he was the son of the late Robert and Irene (Steinbmetz) Martin.

 

He was a graduate of Rhinebeck High School, class of 1964 and went on to earn his associates degree in x-ray technology.

For many years, Mr. Martin was the supervisor for the radiology department at Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck. He also worked as a car salesman for both Rhinebeck Chevy and Ruge’s in Rhinebeck.

During the 1970s, Mr. Martin served on the Rhinebeck School Board and the Zoning Board for Rhinebeck. He enjoyed camping and was often seen around Rhinebeck on his John Deere Tractor.

He is survived by: his two sons, Douglas Martin of Rhinebeck and Ken Martin of Greenport; a sister, Roberta Stoehr of Middleburg, FL; his grandchildren, Hailey, Lindsay, Kaelin, Piper and Josey Martin; a niece, Sarah Stoehr and a nephew, Jeffrey Stoehr. Funeral services and cremation will be private.

Memorial donations may be made in Mr. Martin’s memory to the Dyson Center for Cancer Care at: www.givevbmc.health-quest.org/

Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes 91 East Market Street, Rhinebeck.

To sign the online guest book visit www.Burnett-White.com.

Patricia A. Lampson (1930 – 2014)

GHENT—Patricia Ann (Ornstedt) Lampson of Kinderhook died peacefully Thursday, February 27, 2014 at the Whittier Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center.

She was born August 2, 1930, the daughter of Carl G. Ornstedt and Elizabeth Coughlin Ornstedt.

She attended Malone Public schools and was a 1948 graduate of Franklin Academy. She excelled in sports, particularly badminton and basketball. On June 12, 1950, she married Morey L. Lampson in Malone. She raised three boys and managed the home while her husband frequently traveled for his work.

She was a New York Yankees fan and an animal lover who donated to many animal welfare charities.

She is survived by: her devoted husband of 63 years, Morey of Kinderhook; three sons, Morey Lampson of Danville, KY, Karl Lampson (Sally) of Chatham Center and Alan Lampson of Burlington VT; her two sisters, Johanna Ornstedt Hughes of Duane and Mary Ornstedt Baker of Lake Placid, FL, and Mountain View; her grandson, Kevin Lampson of Asheville, NC, and granddaughter, Phoebe Lampson of Chatham Center.

A private service will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to the Columbia-Greene Humane Society, 125 Humane Society Road, Hudson 12534 or http://cghs.org/. Arrangements are with the Raymond E. Bond Funeral Home, Valatie.

Mary Mariak (1924 – 2014)

GHENT—Mary Mariak of Ghent, formerly of Greenport, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at the Whittier Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center.

Born in Stuyvesant Falls, November 3, 1924, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna (Yarmachuk) Omelanchuk.

Mrs. Mariak was a graduate of Hudson High School and was a teller for Key Bank in Greenport for more than 25 years. She was a member of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church and the church Sodality, Columbia Memorial Hospital Ladies Auxiliary, Greenport Seniors, Greenport Historical Society and the Hudson Trippers. She was predeceased by her husband, Michael Mariak, who died January 5, 1999.

She is survived by: two daughters, Kathleen and (Ralph) Cummins of Clinton, NJ, Anne and (John) McGowan of Ghent and granddaughter, Megan Cummins of Clinton, NJ. She was predeceased by her brother, Steven Omelanchuck.

Calling hours will be Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Sacco-McDonald-Valenti Funeral Home, 700 Town Hall Drive, Greenport. Panakhyda prayers will follow at 7 p.m.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, March 7, 9 a.m. at St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, 206 Union Street, Hudson with Father John Jedrychowski officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be sent to St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church or to the Church of St. Joseph, 1820 Route 9, Stuyvesant Falls 12173.

 

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