Patricia DeBevoise, 76, of Floral Park, died on April 5, 2007. Wife of the late William. Mother of Susan, Kathy, Barbra and Carolyn. Grandmother of Melissa, Matthew, Jenna, Mariel and TJ. Mother-in-law of Lucky, Rob and Tom. The family was cared for by the Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home, Floral Park. Religious service held at the funeral home on April 9. Cremation private. Donations may be made to VNS Hospice House, 101 Laurel Rd., E. Northport, NY 11731.
Ruth Poulson, of Southold, died on April 8, 2007. Born in Mamaroneck, she lived in Jamaica, Floral Park and Bellrose before moving the Southold in 1975. She married James Howard Poulson in 1932 at Grace Church in Jamaica. She was an active member of the Southold Historical Society for which she served voluntarily as the chairperson of the Treasure Exchange for many years. She contributed to and derived much enjoyment from the Town of Southold during her 32 years there and will be missed by her many friends. She is survived by her son Robert; daughter-in-law Eiko; and granddaughter Jennifer. Arrangements were made by the DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home, Southold. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. John Edler. Interment White Plains Rural Cemetery.