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Mary M. Quick

Mary M. Quick of Accord, NY passed away on Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at Benedictine Hospital. She was 97 years old. Mary was born on October 24, 1912 in Hudson, NY. She was the daughter of Benjamin and Pearl (VanDemark) Lemunyan.


On June 30, 1929 Mary had married Chester Quick and together had been lifelong residents of the area. Chester had died in April 1988.


Mary was a member of the Kerhonkson VFW Auxiliary. She always gardened and canned when she was able. She was taught to quilt by her grandmother and had been a quilter all her life. Mary always had many quilts going in various stages and would receive odds and ends of material from many people. She had made hundreds of quilts and would hand them down to all her family. She also enjoyed knitting, and crocheting and she loved watching birds.


She is survived by her three sons; Chester Quick Jr. and his wife Hazel of Kerhonkson, James Quick of Olivebridge, and Stanley Quick and his wife Leathea of Marlboro. Mary has 13 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, numerous great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by her sons; Howard and Clarence, and her daughter-in-law, Joyce.


Visiting will be held Sunday, March 7th from 2-4 & 7-9pm at H.B. Humiston Funeral Home, Kerhonkson. A Celebration of her life is scheduled for Monday the 8th at 11am at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Pine Bush Cemetery, Kerhonkson.


In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Mary’s name to the Kerhonkson-Accord First Aid Squad, PO Box 67, Kerhonkson, NY 12446 and/or to the Samsonville United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 1397, Olivebridge, NY 12461.

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RiK Rydant - March 7th, 2010 at 12:50pm - Email
Mary quick was one beautiful women. I will miss stopping by her home to check out the latest quilt designs and long talks about life in the Liebard Samsonville area.

Deedra (Hummel) Terwilliger - March 7th, 2010 at 9:33am - Email
My regards to the family anad friends.

Charles Hummel sr. - March 7th, 2010 at 9:32am - Email
Please except my condolances. I will miss her dearly.I have many memories of Aunt Mary.

Leda(Cricket) Walsh(Hummel) - March 7th, 2010 at 9:30am - Email
Hello everyone, please except my deepest condolances,though I didn't visit Anunt Mary much she was always in my thaughts.always a wonderful lady.she will be greatly missed

Donald and Lynette Keator - March 6th, 2010 at 4:57pm - Email
Don and I were so sorry to hear of Marys passing and wish we could have been there to pay our respects in person. Mary was a wonderful, kind gracious lady and we will miss her so much. I remember all the good times I shared with her and when she babysat for Tammy. She was an amazing women and I would imagine we will never encounter another like her in our lifetime.She will be greatly missed by her family and the neighbors who knew her and knew her as the quilt lady. God Bless You Mary and I know you are with loved ones and at peace now and pain free. Our condolences to the family and God Be with you all. Love Lynette and Don

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