FOCA loses one of its own

FOCA loses one of its own

Daniel Shure, 58, of Croton on Hudson died on September 7, 2017. A long-time and well-loved Croton resident, he was known for his affable personality, wit, and good humor.

Dan graduated from Utica College and worked for many years at the City University of New York, most recently as Manager of Creative and Web Services. Earlier in his career he worked in public relations at Lehman College, Yeshiva University and Hunter College.

He was a Board Member of the Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct and of the Croton Arboretum and an active supporter of the Croton Community Garden, the Croton-Cortlandt Food Pantry as well as other civic organizations. Dan enjoyed biking, camping, photography and walking his beloved dog, RJ.

Born in Newark, New Jersey to the late Augusta and Jack Shure, he is survived by his sister, Abigail Shure of Belleville, New Jersey and numerous cousins and dear friends.

Graveside service will be at the Bethel Cemetery in Croton, Sunday, September 10th at 12:30 pm.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Dan's memory may be made to: Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct, Inc., 15 Walnut Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522.

 
 

Published in the The Journal News on Sept. 9, 2017