Contact Us
Cortlandt Daily Voice serves Buchanan, Cortlandt & Croton
Return to your home site


Cortlandt Daily Voice serves Buchanan, Cortlandt & Croton

Nearby Towns


Florence Devitt, 82, Of Verplanck, Longtime Montrose Resident

VERPLANCK, N.Y. - Florence (Tice) Devitt of Verplanck and longtime resident of Peekskill and Montrose, died Nov. 5. She was 82.

Devitt was born March 21, 1931, in Peekskill, to Delavan and Florence Tice. She was a 1949 graduate of Hendrick Hudson High School. She worked in housekeeping at the Peekskill Hospital.

Devitt is survived by her children, Kathleen Lachky, Michael Devitt, Joyce McNeil, Florence Jordon, Joseph Devitt, John Devitt, Patricia Singleton and Richard Devitt; 12 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; brothers, Delavan and Albert Tice; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents; husband, Richard; and sister, Shirley Emery.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8 at the Church of the Assumption, Peekskill. Interment will follow at the Assumption Cemetery, Cortlandt Manor.

For more information, please visit:

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Cortlandt Daily Voice!

Serves Buchanan, Cortlandt & Croton

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.