Bom-Wrapper

Paul Pitt

Paul Pitt

Wednesday, March 30th, 1955 Saturday, June 29th, 2019

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Paul Pitt, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Paul Pitt.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Paul's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Paul's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Obituary for Paul Henry Pitt

Paul Henry Pitt, 64, of Broadway, Ulster Park, died Saturday, June 29th, 2019, the result of a tragic motor vehicle accident in Pawling, NY.

He was born in Suffern, NY on March 30th, 1955, a son of the late Richard N. and Joan E. (Kunze) Pitt.

Paul was employed as a cook for The Capri Restaurant and Mount St. Alphonsus, and then as an electrician for various locations including Tuderoff Brothers, Micronetics, Shop Rite for 20 years and Mohonk Mountain House before retiring.

He was a life member and past chief of the Port Ewen Fire Dept. and one of the founding members of the Town of Esopus Volunteer Ambulance Squad (TEVAS). Paul was also a member of both the The Lake Katrine Rod & Gun Club and The Wittenberg Sportsmens Club. He enjoyed playing softball with his Port Ewen Fire Dept. softball team.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Elizabeth "Liz" (Stowell) Pitt, two daughters, Jennifer (Daniel) Keller of Findlay, Ohio, Jamie (Brandon) Lakin of Ulster Park, and sisters, Cindy Burgher of Connelly, Beverly Pitt of Kingston, Georgia Marie (Allen) Cross of Lexington, NY, five granddaughters, Kaylee, Sara, Ava, Mackenzie and Bella. Many nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by one brother, Richard Pitt.

Paul's family will receive friends at the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park, on Friday, July 5, 2019, from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm, with a prayer service conducted by Rev. Dr. David M. Brechter, Port Ewen Fire Dept. Chaplain, at 6:30 pm.

The procession will form 11:00 am Saturday, July 6th, 2019 from the funeral home, thence to Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Port Ewen, where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 pm, Rev. John T. Kearney will officiate.

Cremation at Wiltwyck Crematory and inurnment will be private at a later date.

In lieu of fresh flowers, the family suggests indoor plants for loved ones to take home and nurture, or a contribution in Paul's memory to:

Port Ewen Fire Dept., PO Box 832, Port Ewen, NY 12466, or

Town of Esopus Volunteer Ambulance Squad, PO Box 910, Port Ewen, NY 12466, or

Northeast Kidney Foundation, 501 New Karner Road Albany, NY 12205

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Paul Henry Pitt, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Paul

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, July 5th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home
    339 Broadway
    Ulster Park, NY
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, July 5th, 2019
    4:00pm - 7:00pm
    within which time a prayer service will be conducted by Rev. Dr. David M. Brechter, Port Ewen Fire Dept. Chaplain, at 6:30 pm
  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Saturday, July 6th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
    209 Hoyt St
    Port Ewen, NY
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Saturday, July 6th, 2019
    12:00pm
    The procession will form 11:00 am Saturday, July 6th, 2019 from the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park.
    Officiant
    Rev. John T. Kearney

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Affiliations

  • Crucifix
  • Port Ewen Fire Department

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Paul. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo or video to your condolence?

No video recorded.

Honor the life of Paul Henry Pitt by planting a memorial tree.
Planted in the area of greatest need
SK

Sandra Kern

Liz and family,
So sorry for your loss....
We just got off a cruise and saw this....
Sandy and Rich Kern
Comment | Posted at 09:14am via Condolence
SK

Sandra Kern

Liz and family,
So sorry for your loss....
We just got off a cruise and saw this....
Sandy and Rich Kern
Comment | Posted at 09:14am via Condolence
C(

Cindy Delavan (Mendock)

Dear Liz and family;
I was so sorry to hear this sad news of Paul's sudden passing. I extend my sincere sympathy and deepest condolences to all of you. Paul was such a good hearted all around guy who will be missed by many. May all your happy memories of Paul be a blessing for you at this sad time. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Comment | Posted at 05:59pm via Condolence
HS

Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Flowers were purchased for the family of Paul Pitt.
Comment | Posted at 08:21am via Floral Arrangements
AG

Adam, Megan, Gavin &Cole Grau

With caring thoughts and all of our love,
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Adam, Megan, Gavin &Cole Grau purchased the Medium Dish Garden for the family of Paul Pitt.
Comment | Posted at 06:27pm via Floral Arrangements
Loading...

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: