Contact Us
Southwest Dutchess Daily Voice serves Beacon, East Fishkill, Fishkill, LaGrange, Poughkeepsie, Wappinger & Wappingers Falls
Return to your home site

Menu

Southwest Dutchess Daily Voice serves Beacon, East Fishkill, Fishkill, LaGrange, Poughkeepsie, Wappinger & Wappingers Falls

Nearby Towns

  • Putnam
    serves Brewster, Carmel-Kent, Cold Spring, Mahopac, Patterson & Putnam Valley
  • Northwest Dutchess
    serves Clinton, Hyde Park, Milan, Pleasant Valley, Red Hook & Rhinebeck
  • East Dutchess
    serves Amenia, Beekman, Dover, Millbrook, North East, Pawling, Pine Plains, Stanford, Union Vale & Washington
obituaries

John F. Eylers Sr., 78, Of Poughkeepsie

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- John F. Eylers Sr., 78, of Poughkeepsie, died Friday, Sept. 16.

He was born July 13, 1938, in Poughkeepsie.

He was employed by the state Department of Transportation for 38 years before retiring. Following retirement, he drove a school bus for the YMCA for several years.

He is survived by his wife, Janet; three children, Marie Locascio, Mark Eylers and Janet Eylers; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and brother, the Rev. David Eylers.

He was predeceased by his son, John F. Eylers Jr.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday at Parmele, Auchmoody & Schoonmaker Funeral Home, 110 Fulton Ave., Poughkeepsie. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. James Episcopal Church, 4526 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park with the Dr. Rev. Paul Clayton presiding. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Southwest Dutchess Daily Voice!

Serves Beacon, East Fishkill, Fishkill, LaGrange, Poughkeepsie, Wappinger & Wappingers Falls

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Southwest Dutchess Daily Voice!

Serves Beacon, East Fishkill, Fishkill, LaGrange, Poughkeepsie, Wappinger & Wappingers Falls

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.