Paul Peterkin
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Obituary of Paul Peterkin

Paul J. Peterkin, age 61, passed away peacefully in his home in Poughkeepsie, NY on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Paul was born on May 3, 1956 in Kingston, Jamaica. He is the son of the late Hugh Marshall and Daphne A. (Tulloch) Peterkin and made Poughkeepsie his home in 1977. Since that time he was employed at IBM and later retired from Global Foundries as a Technician.

Paul is survived by his daughter Desiree (Isaiah) Board and grandson Nehemiah of Orlando, Fl., brothers Robert (Emily) Peterkin of Redlands, Ca., Marshall Peterkin of Kingston, Jamaica, John Peterkin of Poughkeepsie, NY., sister-in-law, Valerie Peterkin of Poughkeepsie, NY as well as many cousins, nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews and long time friends.

Calling hours are on Friday, September 8, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am at the Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home, Inc. 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. A Funeral Service is to follow at 11:00am. Burial is at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Heart Association, 301 Manchester Road, Suite 105, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 (845)867-5370, To send an online condolence, please visit our website at