July 22, 1931 - December 29, 2010

Stone Ridge,NY

Frank F. Romash, 79, of Old Route 209, died Wednesday December 29, 2010 at the Benedictine Hospital in Kingston.

He was born in Madison, NJ on July 22, 1931, a son of the late Felix and Lucy Brasett Romash.

Frank had been employed for 33 years at IBM in Poughkeepsie until his retirement and was a member of the IBM Quarter Century Club. Mr. Romash was a U.S. Navy veteran serving from 1950 to 1954.

He is survived by his wife of 18 years, Joan A. Romash; three sisters, Rose Lederer of Campbell Hall, Katherine Romash of Accord, Irene Romash and her companion, Jurgen Wekerle of Walden. Also survived by four step children: Patricia Bittner of Kingston, Eric Jacobson of Olivebridge, Glenn Jacobson of Olivebridge, Arnold Jacobson of Lake Katrine and seven step grandchildren.

His first wife Joan Demsky Romash died in 1989, and six brothers and two sisters died previously.

Funeral services will be held 3:30 p.m., Monday, Jan. 3 at the George J. Moylan Funeral Home Inc., 2053 Route 32, Rosendale. Rev. David Johnson will officiate. Cremation was at Wiltwyck Cemetery in Kingston. Inurnment with full military honors will be in the spring in Modena Rural Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m., Monday, Jan. 3 at the funeral home.