Peter G. Haskell - September 30, 2017

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SOUTH BETHLEHEM – Peter G. Haskell, 60, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side Saturday, September 30, 2017.  Peter graduated from Columbia-Greene Community College and was mentioned in the Who’s Who Among Students in American Junior Colleges in 2004.  He was also a graduate of the New York Institute of Photography.  He had worked for the former Powell-Minnock Brick Co. for 20 years, the former Blue Circle Cement Co., and was a welding instructor for both the Ulster County Correction Facility and Orange-Ulster County BOCES.  Peter was an avid hunter, fisherman and trapper.  His greatest passions included painting, drawing and photography.      

       Survivors include his mother, Alice Haskell;  children, Carly (John) Glassbrenner, Jesse Jette and their mother, Lynda Powell and Nina Haskell and her mother Carmen Garcia;  brothers, his twin Michael (Diane Stanley Brown) Haskell and Reggie (Christine) Haskell;  granddaughters, Haley and Morgan Glassbrenner;  niece, Laura Haskell; and cousin, Gail VanKampen.  Peter was predeceased by his father, John Haskell.

     A memorial service will be held 4 pm on Sunday, October 22nd at the South Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 67 Willowbrook Ave., So. Bethlehem, NY 12161.  Family and friends may greet the family prior to the service starting at 3 pm.  Contributions in memory of Peter may be made to Community Hospice of Albany, 445 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.