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Catherine Stark

August 12, 1931 ~ January 31, 2020 (age 88)

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Catherine Stark, 88, passed away on Friday, January 31, 2020 at home surrounded by her family.

Born in Yonkers NY, she was the daughter of Elwood and Irene Egerton.  She graduated from Rhinebeck Central School in 1949.  She married Thomas Stark Jr. in 1951. 

She was a Brownie and Girl Scout leader in Rhinebeck.  She was also active with the Church of Messiah for many years and often made cakes and cookies for church coffee hours. She managed the campground and snack bar at Skypark Airport.   She worked at Now Corporation and later worked at Astor Home for Children.   

She is survived by her sister Ruth Morgan, her children; Catherine Mersereau, Susan Stark, Thomas Stark, Michael Stark, Sally Stark and Timothy Stark, 13 grand children and 5 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband Thomas Stark, her brothers Elwood, Dubois, Robert and Richard and her sister Marilyn. 

There will be a Memorial Service May 9, 2020 at the Church of Messiah in Rhinebeck.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Church of Messiah Building Fund or your favorite charity. 


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