2009-09-02 / Obituaries

Berneida Wyant

Berneida Wyant, age 82, a lifelong resident of Cold Spring, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 31st, 2009, at her home.

Born April 11, 1927, in Cold Spring, she was the daughter of the late Noah and Berneida (Warren) Travis.

Mrs. Wyant was a homemaker and parishioner of the United Methodist Church of Cold Spring.

She was predeceased by her husband, Calvin Wyant, in 1992. She is survived by two sons, Russel Roessel of Cold Spring, and Godfrey Roessel, Jr. of Crown Point, NY; four daughters, Berneida Roessel of Cold Spring, Katherine Roessel of East Fishkill, Ellen Roessel of Marlboro, NY, and Barbara Roessel of Titusville, FL; three brothers, Stewart, Warren, and Pierre Travis; two sisters, Lorraine Newell and Florence Henning; thirteen grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Nine siblings and former husband, Godfrey Roessel Sr., predeceased her.

A funeral service will be held at 10am on Wednesday, September 2, at Clinton Funeral Home, Cor. of Parrott & Pine Sts (21 Parrott St) Cold Spring, followed by interment in Cold Spring Cemetery. Friends called at the funeral home on Tuesday, September 1. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mrs. Wyant's name to Hospice of Westchester and Putnam, 540 White Plains Rd, Suite 300, Tarrytown, NY 10591.

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