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June 21, 1925-March 7, 2018
Eleanor Schultz, an area resident since 2006 and formerly of Mamaroneck, died at Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown, NY. She was 92.
The daughter of the late Henry and Carmela Bruno Orlando, she was born on June 21, 1925 in New York, NY.She married Harvey Schultz, who predeceased her in 2008. She worked in accounts payable for Starch Irna Hooper in Mamaroneck, NY until she was 76 years old and would have liked to work longer! She enjoyed her independence and kept her mind sharp thoroughout her lifetime.
Eleanor loved everyone, especially her grandchildren. She was loving, generous and a hard worker. She was a faithful woman who prayed constantly. She liked the casions and was a huge sports fan, and loved the NY Yankees.
Eleanor is survived by her daughter, Eileen Kane and her husband John; one son, Richard Schultz; and three sisters, Rita Parasiliti and Frank, Margie Peduto, and Marie Apicella. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Lauren Kane, John Kane, Richard Schultz and his wife Lorelee, Jonathan Schultz and his wife Jessica, Alea Schultz and Jessica Schultz Zverin and her husband Kory and great grandchildren, Anna and Jack Kane, Addy and Landon Schultz, and Anthony and Angelina Schultz.
In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by one son, Robert, and two sisters, Agnes LaMarca and Lucille Orlando.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5 pm on Friday, March 9, 2018 at Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc, 130 Highland Avenue, Middletown, NY 10940. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 am on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Church, 149 Cottage Street, Middletown, NY 10940. Entombment will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Eleanor’s name may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or www.stjude.org .
Arrangements are under the direction of Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc. www.applebee-mcphillips.com
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