Elizabeth C. Schupner, formerly of Upper Nyack, NY, passed away at the Regency Nursing Home, Somerset, NJ, on September 3, 2017. She was 88 years old.
Elizabeth was born in Nyack, New York on May 13, 1929, the daughter of Horace E. Wadsworth, Sr. (deceased) and Dorothy G. Wadsworth (deceased). She was married for 47 years to the late Raymond L. Schupner. She is survived by her sons Ronald E. (wife Colette) and John K. (wife Kathleen) Schupner, as well as several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and a nephew. She is predeceased by two sons, Raymond R. (wife JoAnn) and James K. (wife Dale) Schupner.
Elizabeth was a graduate of Nyack High School class of 1947. She resumed her education later in life, earning an Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Arts from Rockland County Community College in Suffern, NY in 1980. She was a homemaker and worked for the United States Postal Service in Palisades, NY, and at Nyack College in Nyack, NY.
Elizabeth was a member of the Shatemuc Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
A viewing will be held on Saturday, September 9 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Countryside Funeral Home, 724 Route 202 North, Three Bridges, NJ 08887 with words of prayer performed by Rev. Dan Lundquist.
The funeral service will be held at Martha’s Vineyard Trinity Methodist Church, Oak Bluffs, MA on Tuesday, September 12 at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Roberta Williams as officiant. The graveside service and burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery, Oak Bluffs, Martha’s Vineyard, MA at 2:30 p.m.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Elizabeth’s memory to the Martha’s Vineyard Camp Meeting Association (http://www.mvcma.org/).