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Joanne Betty Andrews

July 16, 1953 March 16, 2019
Joanne Betty Andrews
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Hyde Park – Joanne Betty Andrews, 65, a longtime area resident formerly of the Bronx, died on March 16, 2019 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie after a long, courageous battle with cancer.
Born on July 16, 1953 in the Bronx, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Diane Karlbach Keating.
Joanne worked for Shop Rite Supermarkets for forty-five years, most recently in Poughkeepsie.
When not working, she loved to bowl and was in many local bowling leagues.
Survivors include her daughter, Rachel Scheiner and husband, Mike, of Hyde Park; son, Raymond Lake and wife, Kristen, of Hyde Park; grandchildren: Joseph Lake, Michael Scheiner Jr., Christopher Scheiner, Brian Scheiner, Angelina Lake, and Stephen Lake; longtime companion, Thomas Tortarella and his family of Hyde Park; sister-in-law, Lynne Keating of Florida; and two nephews and one niece.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a sister, Suzanne Green; and brother, Lawrence Keating.
In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place.
Memorial calling hours will be from 3 to 7 Pm, Thursday, March 21st at Sweet’s Funeral Home, Inc., Rte. 9, Hyde Park.
Joanne’s family respectfully requests memorial donations to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142. (
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3:00 PM 3/21/2019 3:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 3/21/2019 7:00:00 PM
Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.

4365 Albany Post Rd.
(Route 9)
Hyde Park, NY 12538

In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place already.

Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.
4365 Albany Post Rd. Hyde Park 12538 NY
United States

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St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105

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