2013-01-31 / Obituaries

Jane Lobdel

Jane Lobdell, age 81, a lifelong resident of Brewster, died on Thursday, January 24, 2013, at her home.

Ms. Lobdell was born in Brewster on December 3, 1931, to Alexander Frazier and Emma Jane (Steacy) Lobdell III.

Ms. Lobdell was a receptionist for Guideposts, Inc. in Carmel for more than 25 years. A member of the Brewster Presbyterian Church, Ms. Lobdell was also an avid collector, enjoyed many a lunch date while visiting with friends and trips taken through her membership with Get-About Tours.

Ms. Lobdell is survived by many cousins.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday,

January 29, 2013, at the Brewster Presbyterian Church, 110 Main St. in Brewster. Interment followed at Milltown Rural Cemetery, Milltown Rd., Brewster. Friends called at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster on Monday. www.beecherfuneralhome.com

In lieu of flowers, friends may make a contribution to any of the following charities dear to Jane’s heart: Guiding Eyes for The Blind, 361 Route 164, Patterson, NY 12563; Brewster Volunteer Fire Dept., 501 North Main St., Brewster, New York 10509; or Putnam County Office for the Aging, 110 Old Route 6, Building 1, Carmel, NY 10512.

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