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Mildred Cohen Obituary

Mildred  Cohen
Mildred Cohen

May 17, 2014
Born in Brooklyn
Resided in Warwick, NY
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Mildred Cohen, died May 17, 2014 in Warwick. She was 88.

She was born in Brooklyn, a daughter of the late Max and Anna Bisgeier. She previously worked as a bookkeeper for RKO Radio Pictures, NYC. A longtime resident of Commack, Long Island, Millie was a volunteer at the Suffolk Y Jewish Community Center and O.R.T. She was an avid bowler and gardener and enjoyed needlework.

Beloved wife of Bernard Cohen, loving mother of Myra Pinkham and her husband Ken of Palenville, sister of Carrie Shields of Florida and the late Stanley Bisgeier and Anita Meller, grandmother of Arthur Pinkham of Albany. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday at 11:00 am from Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Hgts., Catskill. Rabbi Zoe Zak will officiate. Interment will follow in Town of Catskill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc.

May her memory be for a blessing.

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Funeral Service
Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home
139 Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
11:00 AM
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Town of Catskill Cemetery
Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Wednesday, May 21, 2014


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Albany, NY USA 12205
The Northeastern New York Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association serves a 17-county area in the northeastern most corner of New York State. These counties cover over 15,000 square miles, representing approximately 30% of New York State, and are home to 1.5 million people. It is estimated that 40,000 of the friends and neighbors living in this area have Alzheimer’s disease. As is the fact across the country, almost 80% of all persons who have Alzheimer’s live at home and are cared for by a family caregiver and 1 out of 3 adults personally know someone with the disease. This means that there are approximately ½ million people in the northeastern region of New York who need education, information and referral services and approximately 24,000 family caregivers who need support, respite care and an array of tools to help them with this difficult task. We pride ourselves for being here for our families and those who work with our families. To make sure that we are accessible we have an administrative office in Albany and 11 Point-of-Services located throughout the region, including Sidney, Delhi, Cooperstown, Glens Falls, Queensbury, Indian Lake, Hudson, Catskill, Johnstown, Amsterdam and Fort Edward. Our mission To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision A world without Alzheimer's disease.