Bessie Van Vessem of Warwick, died May 25, 2007 at Schervier Pavilion. She was 100 years old.

She was born on August 31, 1906 in Montgomery, N.Y.

Preceded in death by her husband, Peter Van Vessem in 1997, she is survived by several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, May 29, 2007 from 9:30 to 10 a.m. at Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 17 Oakland Ave., Warwick.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m., with interment to follow in Bruynswick Rural Cemetery, Wallkill.

Arrangements under the direction of Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, Warwick. For further information, directions or to send a condolence, please visit