Baltimore – Bronk E. VanSlyke, 87, passed away peacefully Wednesday
December 30, 2015. Bronk was born on the family farm where he lived
and worked all his life. He also retired after many years of
service with the former Blue Circle Cement Co. in Ravena.
Bronk was a member and very active in the New Baltimore Reformed
Bronk was predeceased by his wife of 61 years, Doris Yoemans
VanSlyke. Survivors include his children, Daniel (Susan) VanSlyke,
Eugene VanSlyke, James (Jennifer) VanSlyke, Jeffrey (Laura) VanSlyke
and Mary Jane Boudreaux; 10 grandchildren; 13
great-grandchildren; brother Edgar VanSlyke; sister, Judy Starr.
Bronk was predeceased by his parents, Paul and Vera VanSlyke and his
sister Hilda VanSlyke.
Funeral services will be held 12 noon on Saturday, January 2nd at
the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Friends may call at the funeral
home prior to the service on Saturday starting at 10 AM.
Contributions in memory of Bronk may be made to the New Baltimore
Reformed Church, PO Box 434, New Baltimore, NY 12124.