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Nolan E. Womble, 88, Of Peekskill

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. – Nolan E. Womble, 88, a longtime Peekskill resident, died Wednesday, July 22.

He graduated from Peekskill High School in 1944; he served in the U.S. Army from 1945-1946. He married Dorothy Brewer September 9, 1950, at the Peekskill Presbyterian Church. He  worked as an engineer at NY Telephone for 36 years until he retired in 1985. He was a member of the American Legion Peekskill Post 274, and served as past-commander and zone vice commander for Westchester County.

He was scoutmaster in Peekskill and then Jefferson Valley, and helped build the Curtis S. Reed Reservation. He was also a member of the Peekskill Presbyterian Church, where he served as an Elder.

He is survived by his wife of almost 65 years, Dorothy; three sons, Paul, Neil (Barbara) and Edson (Ina); and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Monday, July 27 from noon to 1 p.m. at the E.O. Curry Funeral Home, Peekskill, where a service will be held at 1 p.m. followed by interment at the Hillside Cemetery, Cortlandt Manor.

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