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Ronald C. Blass, Jr.

April 12, 1951 December 27, 2018
Ronald C. Blass, Jr.
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Obituary for Ronald C. Blass, Jr.

Poughkeepsie, NY  

Ronald C. Blass, Jr., 67, passed away at his home from complications of ALS December 27th, 2018. Ron was born April 12, 1951 in Poughkeepsie and was the son of Ethelyn Blass and the late Ronald Blass, Sr. of Hyde Park.  

Ron was a graduate of Roosevelt High School, Lafayette College, and Albany Law School. He went on to become a partner with the law firm Van DeWater & Van DeWater located in Poughkeepsie where he was currently employed.  

He is survived by his mother Ethelyn of Hyde Park, sister, Lynn Hoch of Hyde Park, brother, Robert Blass and Karol of Stanfordville, nephew, James Hoch and Marlena and children Madison and Michael of Florida, nephew, Jonathan Blass and wife Jillian and children Ryan and Liam of Stanfordville, and niece, Laura Hoch of Connecticut. He was predeceased by his nephew Robert Blass, Jr.  

Relatives and friends may call at the Sweet’s Funeral Home, Route 9, Hyde Park, on Friday, January 4, 2019, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  In Lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Dutchess County SPCA, 636 Violet Ave., Hyde Park, N.Y. 12538. To send an online condolence or for directions please visit

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5:00 PM 1/4/2019 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/4/2019 8:00:00 PM
Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.

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

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

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Dutchess County SPCA

636 Violet Ave.
Hyde Park, NY 12538

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