Cynthia A. Schiller
Cynthia A. Schiller, 59, of Clermont, passed away peacefully at home on February 5, 2020. She was born on December 31, 1960, the daughter of Hugh and Doris (Martens) Stuart. Cindy graduated from Germantown High School before going on to SUNY Cobleskill where she met her husband Mark. She attended Russel Sage prior to obtaining her Masters degree from SUNY New Paltz. On September 26, 1981 she and Mark were married. Together they raised two wonderful children.
Cindy was a teacher at Taconic Hills Central School for 23 years prior to her retirement. She had a genuine love for children and would do anything for her students. Through her years at Taconic Hills she was instrumental in holding the Veteran’s Day Assembly to honor the Veterans. She was a swim coach for the Northern Dutchess Aquatic Club at Bard College.
Cindy was President and the Founding Member of the Hudson Valley Blue Star Mothers. She loved to travel, especially to any place with sun and sand. She loved to garden, read, sew and cook. Cynthia is survived by her devoted husband of 38 years, Mark Schiller, her two children; Daniel Schiller and Matthew and his wife Emma Schiller, and her loving grandson Hudson Schiller. Also surviving are her brothers; Mark, Timothy, and Steven Stuart and her sister Amy Brock. In addition to many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 from Christ Lutheran Church Viewmont, 599 Church Avenue, Germantown. Burial will follow at Viewmont Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 4:00 to 8:00 at Bates & Anderson – Redmond & Keeler Funeral Home, 110 Green Street, Hudson. Donations in Cindy’s memory may be made to either the Michael J. Fox Foundation, P.O. Box 5014 Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014, or Community Hospice of Columbia & Greene Counties, 47 Liberty Street, Catskill, NY 12414.
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