Stella Florence Watch, formerly of Westtown, NY and a resident of The Valley View, Goshen, entered into rest on Friday, September 24, 2010. She was 92.
The daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Rykowski Dembeck, she was born on December 2, 1917 in Gardenville, NY.
She was a member of St. Stanislaus Church, Pine Island.
Survivors include her 2 sons, Albert Watch and his wife Emma of Port Jervis, Donald Watch and his wife Joan of Westtown, 3 daughters, Jeanette Bennett and her husband Gary of Westtown, Stella Olinski and her husband John of Little Elm, Texas, Mary Horn and her husband Steven of Somers, NY, 1 Brother, Alfred Dembeck of Marathon, NY. 19 Grandchildren, 33 great grandchildren & 2 great great grandchildren. Several nieces, nephews, and several great nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Frank Watch, daughter, Emily Pines and grandson, Edward Pines Jr.
Visitation will be held on Monday, September 27th from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 690 Co. Rte #1, Pine Island, NY.
Funeral mass will be held 12:00 Noon on Tuesday, September 28th at St. Stanislaus Church, Pine Island. The Reverend Joseph Tokarczyk will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Pine Island.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Stanislaus Cemetery, C/O St. Joseph Church, 14 Glenmere Avenue, Florida, NY 10921.
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