Vernay Joyce Blest of Matamoras, Pa., dies at age 69

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Vernay Joyce Blest of Matamoras, Pa, entered into rest surrounded by her family on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. She was 69.

Daughter of Edward and Jennie Majka Myslinski, She was born June 26, 1949 in Middletown, N.Y.

Vernay excelled academically, graduating with honors from Minisink Valley High School, Class of 1967. She worked as a marketing administrator for Piller Power Systems and KW Control Systems, Middletown.

She loved collecting antiques, reading, learning, singing, and music. She often enjoyed listening to her favorite song “The Prayer” as sung by Andrea Bocelli and Katharine McPhee.

Vernay will be forever remembered by her devoted husband, Clive Blest; her beloved children, Christopher Molnar and his wife, Marie, of Port Jervis, N.Y., Darin Molnar and his wife, Dawn, of Shohola, Pa., Marcus Molnar and his wife, Leana, of Highland Lake, N.Y., and Dennay Molnar of Deland, Fla.; her treasured brother, Edwin Myslinski and his wife, Trina, of Middletown; her cherished grandchildren, Damian, Delaney and Dalia Sooy, Hunter, Nicholas, Skylar, and Madison Molnar; her adored aunt and uncle, Florence and Robert Connoly; and her dear lifelong friend, Sandee Coombs.

Memorial services were held June 4 at the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY. The Rev. Diane Sommers officiated. Interment was private.

Memorial donations may be made to Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 315 West Harford St., Milford, PA 18337.

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