Obituary for Colleen Rose Booth (Bremner)
Colleen Rose Booth, 76 yrs, a lifelong Peekskill/Cortlandt resident, died January 23, 2018. She was born in Peekskill on September 16, 1941 to Robert and Myrtle Travis Bremner. Colleen graduated from Pace University with a Masters Degree in nursing and worked at WMC, taught nursing at WCC, and was Director of Nursing Education at Blythedale Children’s Hospital, retiring in 2011. She received numerous awards during her nursing career. Colleen is survived by her husband of 56 years, Demarest John Booth, daughter, Cathleen (Louis) Booth-Abraham, son, Demarest J. Booth, Jr, and 4 grandchildren: Megan Booth, Kaitlyn Dini, Justin Dini and Max Abraham. She was predeceased by 2 sisters, Gloria and Marie. In lieu of flowers, donations to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital; PO Box 1000 Dept 142; Memphis, TN 38101-9908, will be appreciated by the family. The family will receive friends from 2-4 & 7-9 PM on Friday, January 26th, at the E.O. CURRY FUNERAL HOME, where Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, January 27th, followed by entombment at Hillside Cemetery, Cortlandt Manor.