OBITUARIES: Pomeroy, Winant, Woods, Rundberg

James R. Pomeroy (1959 – 2018)

HUDSON—James R. Pomeroy, 59, passed away peacefully December 6, 2018 at his residence.

He was born April 2, 1959 in Pittsfield, MA, to the late Robert and Carolyn (Caufield) Pomeroy.

He worked for Conrail for a number of years before going into the carpentry trades, and most recently worked for Digifab in Hudson. When he wasn’t working he could be found relaxing by the pool, watching golf and Nascar, bowling or just spending time with his family.

Mr. Pomeroy leaves behind: his two sons, James and Joseph; his lifelong companion, Kimberly Kline; three sisters, Caryn Scott, Roberta Pomeroy and her husband Don Biddlecombe, and Kathy Cloutier; his brother-in-law, Kevin Lappi; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Besides his parents, he was also predeceased by his two sisters, Susan Pomeroy and Cheryl Lappi.

A funeral service was held Sunday, December 9 from the Bates & Anderson – Redmond & Keeler Funeral Home, 110 Green Street, Hudson.

Clint T. Winant (1953 – 2018)

HUDSON—Clint Timothy “Timmy” Winant, 65, passed from this world into the loving arms of God, December 8, 2018 at Columbia Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his devoted family.

Born June 25, 1953 in Great Barrington, MA, he was the third of seven children born to Clint and Jeanette Winant. His father predeceased him.

Left to cherish his memory are: his mother, Jeanette Winant of Ghent; siblings, Teri (Jay) Cozza of Hudson, Amy (Steve) Goldberg of Rowayton, CT, Brian Winant of Hudson, Kathy (Clayton) Clark of Hudson, John Winant of Bay Shore and Beth (James) Davis of Ausable Forks; 11 nieces and nephews, Jill Cozza Turner, Tate and Jordan Cozza, Kristen Bielefeldt, Michael Clark, Alyssa and Aaron Goldberg, Amie Devlin, JD Davis, and Johnny and Julia Winant; 11 great-nieces and nephews. All of whom loved their “Uncle Timmy.”

Mr. Winant graduated from Hudson High School in 1971 and was a proud member of his class reunion committee. He continued his education at Dutchess Community College and Hunter College. He became an elementary teacher at PS 121 in the Bronx for 25 years and served as the union representative for the UTF. Mr. Winant was loved by staff and students alike for his jovial personality, his willingness to chaperone noisy elementary school classes on museum field trips all over New York City, his penchant for wearing costumes to celebrate every holiday, and the hilarious songs he wrote for the faculty retirement parties he emceed.

He was a member of the Dignity Society for several decades and attended St. Frances Xavier Catholic Church in Manhattan. Mr. Winant enjoyed going to Broadway shows, traveling, watching his favorite TV show, “Survivor”, organizing treasure hunts for the little ones at family picnics (often dressed as a pirate!), swimming and catching up on all the news with friends and family.

“The world is a better place for having had our brother in it.”

Calling hours are Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 4 to 7 p.m. at Bates and Anderson – Redmond & Keeler Funeral Home, 110 Green Street, Hudson. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, December 12, 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Parish/St. Mary’s Church, 429 East Allen Street, Hudson.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to: Dignity New York, Inc., P.O. Box 1554, FDR Station, New York City 10150 or God’s Love We Deliver, 166 Avenue of the Americas, New York City 10013.

Carole Woods (1934 – 2018)

HUDSON—It is with great sadness that the family of Carole Woods announce her passing Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the age of 84.

She was born Carole Beryl Mundhenk, October 18, 1934 to George and Ernestine (Eaton) Mundhenk in Buffalo and grew up especially close to her stepfather, Fritz May.

Mrs. Woods was a resident of Hudson for 56 years. She will be lovingly remembered by: her husband of 60 years, Donald Woods; their daughter, Mellisa (Donald) Dallaire; her sister, Patricia May; her grandchildren, Nicholas Tanzillo, Gregory (Katie) Zeoli, Billy D. Zeoli, Alexa Zeoli and goddaughter, Megan Yeats.

She was predeceased by her brother, Robert May.

A lover of coffee, slot machines, NY Yankees, and bridge, Mrs. Woods will be remembered by friends as an avid reader and for her frequent trips to Saratoga.

Instead of a wake and funeral services, a celebration of the life of Mrs. Woods will be held in the grand ballroom of The Falls in Hudson, 158 Union Turnpike (Route 66), December 15 starting promptly at 3 p.m. Family, friends, neighbors and acquaintances are asked to arrive by 2:45 p.m. All are welcome to stay and join the family for refreshments and social gathering. In lieu of flowers consider donations to the American Cancer Society.

Arrangements are with the Bates & Anderson – Redmond & Keeler Funeral Home, 110 Green Street, Hudson.

Visit www.batesanderson.com to leave condolences.

Denise L. Rundberg (1975 – 2018)

VALATIE—Denise Lyn Rundberg, 43, of Valatie passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018 at her home.

Born April 21, 1975 in Hudson, she was the daughter of Dorothy Ann Kappel of Hudson and Gary B. (MaryAnn) Welsh. A graduate of Columbia-Greene Community College and Rensselaer School of Practical Nursing, she was an LPN at the Great Barrington Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.

She will be greatly missed by: her parents; her longtime companion, Robert Kenneth Lewis; her beloved daughters, Meranda Lynn Hamm and Britany Nicole Rundberg; two brothers, Adam B. Welsh of Hudson and Travis B. Welsh of Ohio; one sister, Laura E. Myers of Utah; grandchildren, Mackenzie Alexandra and Addilyn Rose.

Calling hours will be held Sunday, December 16, 2018, 3 to 6 p.m. at the Sacco-McDonald-Valenti Funeral Home, 700 Town Hall Drive, Greenport. Funeral services will be held Monday, December 17, 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Fr. Winston Bath officiating. Entombment will be in Cedar Park Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Ms. Rundberg requested memorial contributions in her memory to the Columbia-Greene Humane Society, 111 Humane Society Road, Hudson 12534. To leave online condolences visit: www.saccomcdonaldvalenti.com

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