Stanley Naumovitz, of Barryville, an elementary school teacher for the Eldred Central School District and a lifelong area resident, died Wednesday, April 30, 2003 at home. He was 56. The son of Dorothy M. Herold Naumovitz and the late Joseph P. Naumovitz, he was born September 27, 1946 in Liberty. Stanley had taught in the Eldred School District for 34 years, retiring in July 2002. He was a member and treasurer of the Eldred Central School Facility Association and the Sullivan County Teachers Association, as well as a member of the New York State Teachers Association. He was also a Communicant of St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, Shohola, Pa. Stanley enjoyed time with his family and their vacations, giving special attention to his grandson, working in the outdoors and working with his friends, colleagues and the students. In a family statement, "After Stanley's diagnosis, he and his family advocated for cancer prevention by encouraging diagnostic screening and colonoscopy." Survivors include his wife, Janet Muthig Naumovitz at home; his mother, Dorothy J. Naumovitz of Liberty; two daughters, Jill B. Naumovitz of Fairbanks, Alaska and Beth Naumovitz of Liberty; one son, Adam Naumovitz and his wife, Laura, and their son, Grant Naumovitz, of Albany; and one brother-in-law, Alan Muthig of Barryville. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, May 3 at 10 a.m. in St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, Richardson Ave., Shohola, Pa. The Rev. David Cramer will officiate. Following the Mass, family and friends will be gathering at the MacKenzie Elementary School in Glen Spey. Burial will be private in the Grahamsville Rural Cemetery, Grahamsville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Orange-Sullivan Hospice, 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550 or the American Cancer Society, 95 Schwank Drive, Kingston, NY 12401. Arrangements were made by Harris Funeral Home, West Street at Buckley, Liberty.
Hedwig (Hedy) Neuhaus, a resident of Milford and a former resident of New Jersey, died on April 26, 2005 at Milford Senior Care. She was 89.
The daughter of the late August and Elisabeth Huppert, she was born in Beckum, Germany on July 19, 1915. She came to the United States in 1953 and lived in New Jersey until 1969.
She is survived by two daughters, Erika Smith of South Plainfield, NJ and Ingrid Bartsch of Greeley, PA; a sister, Waltraud Vehrenkemper of Beckum, Germany; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husbands Heinrich Steege (MIA) and William Neuhaus; two brothers, Wilhelm and August Huppert; a grandson; and a great-grandson.
Interment will be at St. Ann’s Cemetery, German Hill, Shohola, PA at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Greeley Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 99, Greeley, PA
John S. Nistad of Hawley, PA passed away Monday October 15, 2012 at home. He was an NYPD Sergeant and, upon retirement, moved from Staten Island, NY and became a Real Estate Agent for Century 21/Lakeview Realty, Hawley, PA.
He was a proud US Merchant Marine veteran and a member of the Delaware Valley Chapter of the American Merchant Marine Veterans Association. John was also a member of the NYPD Viking Association, Retired Sergeants Benevolent Association and Superior Officers Council.
The son of the late Sverre and Jenny (Vernoy) Nistad he was born April 25, 1928 in Brooklyn, NY. He was married to Marian (Ford) Nistad on November 12, 1948 and they were together in marriage nearly 64 years.
Survivors include his beloved wife and five children:
John and his wife Melinda of Barnegat Light, NJ, Alison of Hawley, PA, James of Staten Island, NY, Erik and his wife Anne of Vernon Hills, IL, Kristian and his wife Cindy of Hawley, PA; 11 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews; his brother, Kenneth Sutherland of Staten Island, NY.
He was predeceased by his grandson, Erik Kevin Nistad.Friends may call at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, PA on Thursday October 18, 2012 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 8 p.m.
Marian Edith Nistad, 90, of Lackawaxen Township, Pa., passed away Sept. 26, 2018, at home. Marian was originally from S.I., N.Y., where she spent her first 53 years. While in Staten Island, she owned and operated Ye Colonial Luncheonette.
Marian moved to Pennsylvania in 1981, with her husband and youngest son. She was a member of St. John Neumann Church, Lords Valley, Pa., and was a Eucharistic minister at Sacred Heart Church, Greeley, Pa.
She was a loving and dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother whose greatest joy was spending time with her family.
The daughter of the late John C. and Ruth (Schlobm) Ford, Marian was born May 8, 1928, in Staten Island. She was married to the late John S. Nistad on Nov. 12, 1948, in Elton, Md.
Marian leaves behind her five children: John Nistad and his wife, Melinda; Alison Nistad, James Nistad, Erik Nistad and his wife, Anne; Kristian Nistad and his wife, Cindy; two sisters, Katherine (Linda) Ford and Barbara Patten; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by six sisters, three brothers, and her grandson, Erik Kevin Nistad.
Visitation will be held at Stroyan Funeral Home, Milford, Pa., on Oct. 1, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Church, Greeley, Pa., on Oct. 2, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Thomas Major officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to St Ann's Church Building Fund, 125 Richardson Ave, Shohola, Pa. 18458.
Arrangements are by Stroyan Funeral Home, Milford, Pa.