2005-01-13 / Obituaries

Howard J. Pipshay

Howard J. Pipshay of Ocala, FL, formerly of Montrose, NY, died on December 13, 2004 at age 82.

Mr. Pipshay was born on May 19, 1922 in Peekskill to Joseph and Mary Pipshay. He graduated from Hendrick Hudson High School and served in the US Army during WWII. He was employed by Standard Brands for over 40 years.

In 1945, Howard married Margaret (Flaherty) at St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church in Verplanck. Margaret predeceased him in 1969. His brother, Joseph, also predeceased him.

While living in Montrose, Howard Pipshay was a member of the Peekskill Elks and a Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus member, which he continued in Ocala.

On June, 11, 1972, he married Margaret (Nania) of Cold Spring at Our Lady of Loretto Church. He is survived by his wife Margaret of Ocala, FL, a brother Robert and his wife Mary, a niece Donna and Al Kress and several nieces and nephews.

Cremation took place in Ocala. A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church in Verplanck on Saturday, January 15 at 11 am.

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