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Margaret Jane ‘Janie’ Choros

December 5, 2018 03:00 pm

Margaret Jane “Janie” Choros, 98, formerly of Stuyvesant Falls, died Monday, December 3, 2018 at The Grand at Barnwell.

Born November 10, 1920 in Hudson, she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret (Laughlan) Stevens.

Janie and her late husband were the owners of Janie’s Grocery in Stuyvesant Falls for 25 years. She was a charter member of the Stuyvesant Falls Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary and a communicant of the Church of St. Joseph and former member of their Ladies Guild.

She is survived by her son: Paul Michael Choros of Middletown, NY; two grandsons, Michael John and Mitchell James Choros and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband Paul John Choros and five siblings, Marie Bryfonski (Louis), Helen Stevens, Daniel Stevens (Sylvia), John Stevens and Thomas Stevens (Margaret).

A Memorial Mass will be held 11:00 am on Saturday, December 8 at the Church of St. Joseph, Stuyvesant Falls, with Rev. Gary Gelfenbein officiating. Burial will follow in St. Marys Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Church of St. Joseph, Stuyvesant Falls, NY 12174 or the Suyvesant Falls Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary. The family would like to thank the staff at The Grand at Barnwell for their kind and compassionate care of Janie while she was there.