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Arlene I. Oldrich

June 12, 2019 03:13 pm

Arlene I. Oldrich, 77, of Kinderhook, died Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at Columbia Memorial Hospital.

Born April 22, 1942 in Hudson, she was the daughter the late Kenneth T. and Margaret (Powell) Isbester. Arlene was a 1959 graduate of Ichabod Crane High School and was the School Nurse at Martin H. Glenn School for over 20 years, retiring in 2007. She was the Head Usher on Thursday nights at the MacHayden Theater in Chatham for several years and was a member of the Tri-Village and Ghent/Chatham Area Senior Citizens and the Stuyvesant Falls Fire Company Auxiliary.

She is survived by two sons; Glenn Oldrich (Maryjean) of Chatham and Ed Oldrich of Valatie, two brothers, Paul Isbester of Kinderhook and Mark Isbester of Valatie, two grandchildren, David and Matthew Oldrich and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband James J. Oldrich.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11:00 am on Monday, June 17 at the Church of St. Joseph, Stuyvesant Falls, with Rev. George Fleming officiating. Calling hours will be held Sunday, June 16 from 3-5 pm at the Raymond E Bond Funeral Home, Valatie. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Stuyvesant Falls. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Community Hospice of Columbia / Greene, 47 Liberty Street, Catskill, NY 12414 or the Valatie Rescue Squad, POB 242, Valatie, NY 12184.