2012-07-11 / Obituaries

Vernon Edward Basso

Vernon E. Basso, a former carman for the Metro-North Railroad, and a longtime resident of the area, died in the early morning hours of July 1st, 2012, with his family by his side. He was 61.

The son of Joseph Basso and Elsie Tomlin Basso, Vernon was born in Cold Spring, New York on February 4, 1951. He served our nation in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam Era.

He is survived by his mother, Elsie Basso, of Cold Spring; his wife, Mary Basso, of Livingston Manor; his two daughters, Kelly Jamil-Gray, and her husband George, of Liberty, and Renee Sabatini, and her husband Nick, of Hopewell Junction; one brother, Ralph Basso, of Cold Spring; six grandchildren, Katlyn, Rachel, Jordan, Nicholas, Ella, and Kamran; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Vernon was predeceased by his father, Joseph Basso, and his brother Joseph Basso.

Visitation was held on Friday, July 6, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the VanInwegenKenny, Inc. Funeral Home, 111 Sullivan Street in Wurtsboro, N.Y. His funeral service was held immediately following the visitation at the funeral home, at 12 noon. Graveside services were held Saturday, July 7, 2012, at 9 am, at the Cold Spring Cemetery, Cold Spring, New York.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Van- Inwegen-Kenny, Inc. Funeral Home of Wurtsboro. For additional information please visit www.kennyfuneralhome.com

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