June 14, 1947 – July 11, 2017
Susan N. Bunte passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at her home in Highland Falls. She was 70 years old.
Daughter of the late Max and Fannie Glusman Hirschberg, she was born June 14, 1947 in Newburgh.
Susan worked in the Military Pay & Finance Department at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and was a former employee in the finance office of the Village of Highland Falls.
John Arthur LaTerra
March 13, 1946 – March 14, 2017
Formerly of Cornwall
John Arthur LaTerra of Locust Grove, Va., passed away after a long illness on March 14 at age 71. Born in Brooklyn on March 13, 1946, he was the younger of two sons born to Sicilian immigrants.
John was a member of the Cornwall Jaycees and organized the youth dances on the tennis courts during the summer of 1972. He was also the driving force behind the Black Rock Fish and Game Club’s Pheasant Preserve. John was a computer programmer in the final years of his career, but he was trained as a horticulturist and it was his true passion. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church in Fredericksburg, Va.
Judith A. Blaine
September 9, 1937-July 1, 2017
Judith A. Blaine of Cornwall passed away peacefully on July 1. She was 79.
The only child of the late John and Annamae Giebler Steffens, she was born on Sept. 9, 1937 in Manhattan.
Judith moved to Cornwall in 1952 and graduated from Cornwall High School. She retired after working as an executive secretary at Cornwall Hospital. She was also a member and past president of Highland Engine Co. Auxiliary. Judith was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend who will be deeply missed by many.