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Mary K. Sarbu

Mary K. Sarbu, of Ellenville, NY passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016 at the Ellenville Regional Hospital. She was 56 years old. Mary was born on June 2, 1959 in Manhattan, NY; she was the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Groschwitz) Sarbu.


Mary was a former employee of Shoprite in Ellenville. She had also worked as a 911 dispatcher in Milford, PA and Jerome, ID.


Mary is survived by her brother, George Wendelmuth and his wife Addie of Walden; his sisters, Edith Glenn of Port Ewen, Helen Johnson and her husband Warren of Kerhonkson and Rita Morgan of Port Jervis as well as several nieces, nephews and her dear friend Sabrina Lee of Ellenville.


Mary was predeceased by her brother Dieter Sarbu.


Visiting hours will be held from 2-4 pm on Thursday, May 12th at Humiston Funeral Home, 30 42nd St. Kerhonkson. Cremation will be private.


Mary loved all animals especially cats, please considering donating to the ASPCA.

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I worked with Mary when she was in Idaho. She was always fun to be around. My condolences to her family and my prays that Mary has found peace.

Jerome, Id May 16 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Sarbu

Julie May 16 2016 12:00 AM

May you Rest in Peace Aunt Mary. I still remember when I was little you spending time with me. It breaks my heart to not be able to say goodbye. May you fly with the angels and look over us all...

Donna Wendelmuth-Matthews

Fayetteville NC May 12 2016 12:00 AM

God Speed Mary you will be missed! Gone Far to young!

Ian T. Knox May 11 2016 12:00 AM

I thoughts and prayers to family and friends for your loss. I worked with Mary at the 911 center in Milford Pa, she was a fun loving and caring person, I lost touch with her after she left the center, but I will always remember her as one of gang of Pike County 911. Rest In Peace, my friend

Donna Post May 11 2016 12:00 AM

To Marys family and friends,
So sorry to hear about Mary. There is a lot of great memories with her. We lost track when she moved. Great person and friend. RIP
Cathy - Dispatcher 11 / Retired from 911 Pike County

Cathy Kaufman May 11 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Sarbu

Cassie Prussia May 10 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Sarbu

Diana Sarbu May 10 2016 12:00 AM