Theresa M. Herman


Theresa M. Herman, a longtime resident of the Town of Newburgh, died Thursday, December 13, 2018. She was 81.

Daughter of the late John P. and Ella E. (Holub) Schafer, she was born on April 4, 1937 in New York City.

Theresa was a retired computer specialist for McBeth Corp., Newburgh. She was also a life member of the Cronomer Valley Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.

Survivors include two sisters, Evelyn Schafer of New York and Judith Pysher of Sequim, WA; two nephews, Scott Pysher and John Pysher; one niece, Sandra Pysher; and several cousins.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Frank H. Herman.

Private cremation has taken place at Cedar Hill Crematory.

Plans for a Memorial Service will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Theresa’s name may be made to Cronomer Valley Fire Department Inc., 296 N. Plank Road, Newburgh, NY 12550 or the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA ,

Funeral arrangements are under the care of White, Venuto and Morrill Funeral and Cremation Service, 188 N. Plank Road, Newburgh, NY 12550, 562-6550 or visit