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High Falls - Michael Hines, 84, of
High Falls and formerly of Bloomington, died Tuesday, June 15, 2021 with
his loving family by his side. Michael was born April 3, 1937 in Bronx,
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BLOOMINGTON, N.Y. — A fire that damaged a stone house in this town of Rosendale hamlet probably was the result of renovation work being done there, the Bloomington fire chief said Monday.Joe Haf...
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Car believed to be speeding on Route 32 in Ulster before crashing into pole and catching fire, Sheriff's Office says TOWN OF ULSTER, N.Y. — A car that crashed into a pole on state Route 32 a...
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Bloomington Fire was called to a serious injury tractor trailer water tanker rollover on Creek Locks road. The Rosendale Fire Dept. assisted with occupant extrication and to set up a landing zone for ...
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Tillson Fire Dept. Captain Justin Scharschu killed in car accident
Sat. Sep 16th 2017

Tillson - Justin Joseph Scharschu, 28, of Tillson died tragically on Monday September 11, 2017 of injuries sustained in motor vehicle accident. He was born in Albany September 7, 1989 a son of John J. and Monda Y. Kouhout Scharschu. He was a lifelong Tillson resident.

Justin was employed as a foreman for Precision Concrete Structures in West Hurley. He was passionate about serving his community in the fire service. Justin was a 7 year member and currently serving his second year as captain in the Tillson Volunteer Fire Department. He previously served 2 years as lieutenant. Justin held many fire training certifications and also was the training officer for the department.

Justin loved the outdoors and especially enjoyed golf, fishing, camping, hunting, skeet shooting, riding his quad and motorcycle.

In addition to his parents of Tillson, he is survived by his fiance' Leigh Anna Walsh, his twin brother Brandon Scharschu and niece Kayley, a brother Jordan Scharschu, sister in law Oktobur Scharschu and their children, Dillon and Jaxxon Scharschu.

Also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and his Tillson Fire Department family.

Funeral services will be held 11 AM Friday at the George J. Moylan Funeral Home Inc., 2053 Route 32, Rosendale. Rev. Richard Wright will officiate. Interment will be in Rosendale Plains Cemetery.

Calling hours at the funeral home will be on Thursday 3 to 8 PM.

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