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William Broad Obituary

William Andrew Broad
William Andrew Broad

January 10, 2011


William A. Broad, Jr., age 81 of Catskill, died Monday, January 10, 2011 at Columbia Memorial Hospital's Community Hospice where he had been a patient since January 7.
Mr. Broad was born in West Seneca, NY to the late William and Mary Noon Broad. He served in the US Marine Corps and upon his discharge earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Science. He was employed by the NYS Dept. of Agriculture in Cairo from 1976 to 1985. He and his wife owned and operated "Ruth and Bill's" greenhouses on Old Kings Road following his retirement.
Mr. Broad is survived by his wife Ruth G. Tucker Broad and their two daughters and two sons as well as six grandchildren and sister Maureen Royce. He was predeceased by his sister, Sr. Eileen Broad of the Order of Sisters of St. Joseph.
Private interment will be held on Saturday, January 15 in the Town of Catskill Cemetery's Veteran Section. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill. Electronic condolences may be posted at www.millspaughcamerato.com

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