Rev. Thomas E. Secore, of Gardiner entered into rest Sunday, November 3, 2013 at the River Valley Care Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. He was 88.
The son of the late Eugene and Mable Ferguson Secore, Thomas was born October 14, 1925 in Cornwall, NY.
Thomas was a graduate of the Philadelphia School of Bible, was the owner of the Bible Book Store in Newburgh and was a Missionary to the Philippines.
Survivors include his sons, Michael Secore and Alan Secore both of Gardiner, Keith Secore and his wife, Fabiola of Oriskany Falls, NY; daughter, Ilene Bendas and her husband, John of Chatham, Massachusetts; sisters, Mable and Evelyn; grandchildren, Joshua, Brian, Kim and Tom; great grandchildren, Jonah, Jared, Brook, Tyler, Sophia and Colin; as well as nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Alice Heotzler Secore.
Visitation for family and friends will take place Wednesday, November 6, 2013 from 4 to 7 p.m. at White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 North Pank Rd. (Rte 32) Newburgh.
Funeral service and burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers please make donations in Thomas's memory to Hospice Foundation Inc., Memorial Gift Program, 374 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.