Beulah E. Ferdon

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Beulah E. “Bootie” Ferdon of Warwick entered into rest on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019. She was 91.

The daughter of Floyd Maxwell and Grace Coates Maxwell, she was born on Jan. 2, 1928, in Warwick.

She is survived by her daughter Mary Lou Atkins and husband Tom of Hopatcong, N.J.; son James Ferdon and wife Cindy of Warwick; three grandchildren: Kimberly Morlock and husband Dennis; Thomas Atkins Jr. and wife Nicole; and Luke Emerson Ferdon; great grandchildren: Brianne Wilson and husband Matt; Eryn Morlock; Kiersten Atkins; Morgan Atkins and Alyssa Atkins; along with several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband Emerson “Sonny” Ferdon Jr. and sisters Myra Post and Minnie Pituch.

Visitation was held Feb. 6 at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 22 Glenmere Ave., Florida.

Funeral services were held privately followed by interment in Warwick Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Warwick Community Ambulance Corp., PO Box 315, Warwick, NY 10990.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the T.S. Purta Funeral Home. To send a condolence online, please go to

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