UNION VALE, N.Y. – Fred W. Scoralick, of Union Vale, died Sunday, Nov. 29. He was 80.
Scoralick was born Aug. 16, 1935, in Poughkeepsie, to Mary Irene Brennan Scoralick and Fred Scoralick.
He worked with local organizations all his life, serving with the Beekman Fire Department and serving in various offices with the Town of Union Vale, including on the planning board and town council.
Scoralick spent 38 years in the Dutchess County Sheriff's Office, serving 21 years as county sheriff until retiring in 1999.
He was predeceased by his parents.
He is survived by his wife Barbara, daughter and son-in-law Lynn and Russell Nichols, son and daughter-in-law Brian and Kimberly Scoralick, six grandchildren, two sisters, Joan Scoralick and Anna Baright, and many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be from 3-7 p.m. Wednesday at the McHoul Funeral Home, 895 Route 82, Hopewell Junction.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Interment will follow at the Freedom Plains Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Sheriff Fred Scoralick Family Scholarship, c/o Dutchess Community College Foundation, 53 Pendell Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 or the charity of one's choice.
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