Lillian J. Slezak

Born: Thu., Aug. 31, 1922
Died: Tue., Sep. 10, 2013

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Lillian J. Slezak, 91, a lifetime resident of Poughkeepsie, NY, passed away on September 10, 2013 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center. Born on August 31, 1922 in Poughkeepsie, NY, she was the daughter of Edward Cook and Helene Hohl. Lillian graduated Poughkeepsie High School in 1941 and in Connecticut on March 26, 1958 she married John I Slezak who predeceased her in November of 1977. Lillian was an operator at the NY Telephone Co. in Poughkeepsie, retiring in 1958. She was a member of Club 60 Mardi Bob ladies league, a lifetime member of family Skimysters, Hudson Valley Ski Club, and Monday Sewing Group at First Lutheran Church in Poughkeepsie. Lillian is survived by a son; Larry Slezak of Poughkeepsie, NY , a stepson John Slezak of Charlotte, NC , other relatives, and many friends. Besides her parents, and husband she was predeceased by a cousin Kenneth Trahn of Poughkeepsie, NY. Visitation is Friday, September 13, 2013, 10AM to 12PM at the Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home Inc. 39 So. Hamilton St. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 845-452-1840. A funeral service immediately following with Rev. Deborah Hafner DeWinter officiating. Interment in St. Peter's Cemetery 171 Salt Point Tpke Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. To send an online condolence go to

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