Laura Lyke Kearney, 69, of Saugerties
Laura Lyke Kearney; of Apple Tree Drive, Saugerties, N.Y. died at Northern Dutchess Hospital Rhinebeck, N.Y. on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016. She was 69.
Born in Kingston, N.Y., Aug. 26, 1947; a daughter of Nelson and Iva (Lyke) Houghtaling.
Laura retired as a Senior Accountant for Ulster County BOCES. She was previously employed with IBM for 30 years until retirement.
Surviving are one daughter Carolyn Day and one son Joseph B. Kearney IV and his wife Dorota. A sister Florence Wolfe and a grandson Immanuel Roach also survive.
Laura directed her remains be donated to Albany Medical College.
Memorial arrangements are under the guidance of the Joseph V. Leahy Funeral Home, Inc., 27 Smith Avenue, Kingston. www. jvleahyfh.com.
A memorial visitation was held at the funeral home Monday 6 to 8 p.m. The visitation concluded with prayers at 8 p.m.; Rev. John T. Kearney officiated.