2020-11-17 E-Edition

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The Eleventh Hour of the Eleventh Day of the Eleventh Month Marked Across County

Rescue on the Links at Centennial Golf Club

Veterans Day, more coverage and photos on Page 8. A woman was seriously injured last week when serving golfers at the Centennial Golf Club in Carmel. Police, fire and EMS were summoned Tuesday afternoon around 1:15 pm when a 20-year-old employe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mary-Margaret Zehr Appointed as Carmel’s New Superintendent

Comes from Oneida City School District

Carmel’s new Superintendent of Schools is Mary-Margaret Zehr. Photo provided. Welcome to Putnam County, Mary-Margaret Zehr. The resident of upstate New York was appointed as Superintendent of the Carmel School District last week by the Board of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vet’s ChowDown a Drive-thru Event This Year


A small army of volunteers provided meals for 231 veterans at this month’s ChowDown in Mahopac. Photo courtesy Megan Castellano.Organizers of Putnam’s 6th annual Veterans’ ChowDown expressed gratitude to a small army of volunteers who made the drive-… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

FREE Winter, Discontented

I know, it’s not winter yet. Late fall. Very late fall, perhaps. Most of the leaves were gone by the end of last week. Also at the end of last week, nothing quite like a cold rain in November to cheer things up. We were at the dog park, Hazel and I, on Saturday. DOUGLAS CUNNINGHAM Hazel has always loved […]

Vincent Victor DeSomma, DDS

June 2, 1932–Nov. 8, 2020

Vincent Victor DeSomma, DDS, age 88, of Chevy Chase, Maryland, passed away suddenly and peacefully on Sunday, November 8, 2020. Dr. DeSomma, son of Vincent and Angelina (Gibilisco) DeSomma, was born on June 2, 1932, in New York City. He received his bachelor’s degree from Long Island University, and completed his graduate and post-graduate work in dentistry and orthodontic specialty […]

Dr. Frank C. Genovese

Dr. Frank C. Genovese peacefully passed away in Sarasota, Florida on September 24, 2020. He was the husband of the late Dr. Rosalie Goldwater Genovese and the son of the late Dr. Frank & Mary Genovese. He is survived by his brother, James & wife, Kathleen Genovese of Newberg, Oregon; his sister-in-law, Jo Ann Goldwater of Montreal, Canada; several cousins, […]

Lynn Wintermeyer

Oct. 5, 1948 – Oct. 31, 2020

Lynn (Manchester) Wintermeyer, of Cave Creek, Arizona, loving wife and mother, passed away on October 31, 2020, after a short illness. She is survived by her husband Joseph C. Wintermeyer and sons Thomas and Daniel Wintermeyer, their spouses Beth and Melanie, and her sister Marcy Becker. Her grandsons are Joseph, Nicholas, Ryan, Colin, Charles, and Jack Wintermeyer. She was preceded […]

George Daniel Martens

Jan. 15, 1937–Nov. 12, 2020

George Daniel Martens, of New Milford, CT, died peacefully at Danbury Hospital on November 12, 2020. He was 83 years old. Born on January 15, 1937, in New York, NY, son of the late George W. and Margaret (Duffy) Martens. George retired from Herzog Services in St. Josephs, MO where he was an ultrasonics engineer. He was married to the […]

Case Adjourned

The New York State Court system has halted proceedings that require in-person appearances following the surge of coronavirus cases reported throughout the region. Starting yesterday (Monday, Nov. 16), the state Office of Court Administration will not… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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