Robert F. Ferry
Pond Eddy, N.Y. Mr. Robert F. Ferry Sr., of Pond Eddy, a retired dispatcher for Narrowsburg Lumber Shohola, PA, died Tuesday, April 26, 2005 at his home. He was 69. He was born October 3, 1935 in Orange, N.J., the son of the late Robert and the late Alice McElroy Ferry. He was a member of St. Ann's R.C. Church, Shohola. An Army veteran, he had served in Korea. Robert loved his family and his horses; he also still enjoyed his part time bartender position of many years at Rohman's Hotel, Shohola. Surviving are his wife: Sally McGarry Ferry at home; son: Robert F. Ferry, Jr. & his wife, Zoe of Pond Eddy; 4 daughters: Leanne Fraccio & her husband, Andrew of Barryville, Colleen Couturier & her husband, Robert of Shohola, Pa., Tracy E. Witkowski & her husband, Mark of Greenville Township, Lorraine Ferry of Pond Eddy; 10 grandchildren: Robert Michael, Kelly Anne, Brenda & April Ferry, Maxwell Luke & Grace Sallyann Fraccio, Sydney & Lukas Couturier, Sam & Molly Witkowski. Friends may call at the Gray-Rasmussen Funeral Home, Route 97, Barryville, on Thursday, April 28, 2005 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 29, 2005 with a Mass of the Resurrection at 10 a.m. in St. Ann's R.C. Church, Shohola, Pa., with the Rev. Thomas J. Petro officiating. Burial will be at St. Ann's Cemetery, Shohola, Pa. Memorial contributions may be made to Lumberland Ambulance, PO Box 91, Glen Spey, NY 12737-0091. Funeral arrangements are by the Gray-Rasmussen Funeral Home.