2010-08-04 / Obituaries


Loretta A. Travis, a longtime resident of Beacon and Cold Spring, New York, and recently Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, died on July 31, 2010. Loretta was a Resident Manager for the Orange County Association for The Handicapped in Newburgh, New York.
She is survived by her husband, Pierre Travis of Myrtle Beach, and six sons—Vincent, of Cold Spring; Pierre Jr., of Myrtle Beach; Tim, of Wappingers Falls; William, of Beacon; Jeffrey, of Beacon; and Michael, of Poughkeepsie; as well as a brother, Sonny Moran; three sisters— Shirley Trimble, Barbara Chain, and Linda Russell; fourteen grandchildren, and six great grandchildren. Mrs. Travis was predeceased by her father, Francis Moran, her parents, Marie and Harold Niver; three sisters—Dolores, Catherine, and Patricia; and a brother, Harold.
A graveside service will be held at Cold Spring Cemetery at a date to be determined.


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