2013-01-10 / Obituaries

Bryan C. Purdy

Bryan C. Purdy of Brewster, New York, died Tuesday January 8, 2013, in Carmel, NY, after a long battle with cancer. He was 57.

Mr. Purdy was born November 15, 1955, in Las Cruces, NM, son of the late Raymond J. and Virginia (Winstanley) Purdy. He graduated from Yonkers High School and has worked as a self employed carpenter. Formerly of Yonkers and living in Brewster since 1990, Mr. Purdy enjoyed music, astronomy, space, sci-fi, jet planes and pizza.

Mr. Purdy is survived by his long time companion Regina T. (Parrish) Bendix, four children; Joshua Purdy of Henderson, NV, Robert Purdy of Stroudsburg, PA, Sarah E. Bendix of Brewster, NY, Gerard R. Bendix Jr. of Mahopac, NY, two brothers; Robert Purdy of Brewster, NY, Clifford Purdy of Yonkers, NY, three sisters; Karen Ratajack and Arlene Steinhardt both of Brewster, NY, and Diana Halloway of Rapid City, SD, and two grandchildren; Mikayla & Tristin.

A Memorial service will be held on Sunday January 13, 2013, 2pm at New Life Church, 29 Marshall Court, Patterson, NY, 12563. Please coordinate flower deliveries from 12-1:30pm on January 13th. Arrangements were handled by Beecher Funeral Home in Brewster.

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