Elizabeth L. Warnecke

  • Died: June 10, 2013
  • Location: Glenford, New York

Simpson-Gaus Funeral Home Inc

411 Albany Avenue
Kingston, NY 12401

Tel. (845) 331-0631

Tribute & Message From The Family

Elizabeth L. Warnecke, 88, of Glenford, died Saturday, June 8, 2013 peacefully at home surrounded by her family. Born in Kingston, she was a daughter of the late John & Lillian Clearwater Balogh. Elizabeth was a graduate of Kingston High School and the Benedictine School of Nursing, Class of 1947. She worked as a Registered Nurse at the Benedictine Hospital for 30 years retiring in 1979. Elizabeth was a member of the Reservoir United Methodist Church, she was an avid gardener, loved nature, was a seamstress as well as enjoyed knitting and crocheting but most of all being the typical "Norman Rockwell Mom". She loved spending time and taking care of her family. Left to mourn her loss are her four children, William E. Warnecke and his wife Joan of Sampsonville, NY, Nancy E. Kenney and her husband Maurice E. Jackman of SC, Patricia H. Remler and her husband Peter of Bearsville and Donna M. Grehl of Sturbridge, MA, two brothers, Steven Balogh and his wife Bernice of Kingston and Jack Balogh and his wife Sandy of Stone Ridge. Four grandchildren, four great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews also survive. Reposing at the Simpson-Gaus Funeral Home, 411 Albany Ave. on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon. A graveside will follow at 12:30pm in Montrepose Cemetery. The family requests that memorial donations be made to the World Wildlife Fund 1250 24th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Pat so sorry about your mom. You were a wonderful daughter. I admired your dedication to your mom. Unfortunately, I never met her but she must have been a fantastic mom and from all you told me about her- a beautiful person. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Posted by linda culver - hurley, NY   July 15, 2013

Sorry to hear of your loss, our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family during this difficult time.

Posted by Beki - Kingston, NY   June 13, 2013

I'm sorry I cannot make the funeral. Liz was such a sweet lady. I will miss sitting near her in church. May God grant you peace and comfort.
Eleanor Arold

Posted by Eleanor Arold    June 12, 2013

We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone. Tina, John, Dean & Shanna

Posted by Tina Rinaldo    June 12, 2013

Billy, Nancy, Pati & Donna Marie:
We never lose the people we love, even in death.
Sincere condolences,
Daryl & Jean Rockwell

Posted by Dary & Jean Rockwell    June 12, 2013


Pat,"A meaningful life is not being rich,popular,highly educated or being perfect!But it is about being real,humble,strong,and being able to share ones self and touch the lives of others.It is only then that we could have a full,happy and content life"...That Pat was your mom as I saw her,and she did have that full and happy and content life.and thou she has passed on and is at eternal rest all of what she was will live on in all that was honored to know her!

Posted by Rita O"Connor - Kingston, NY   June 10, 2013

Patty and Family, So sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you. Ellen Cafaldo

Posted by A friend   June 10, 2013