Lynne Harbison

Lynne Harbison of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away on Saturday, February 24, 2018.  Born on August 10, 1941 in Natrona Heights, PA, she was the daughter of the late Howard and the late Clara Gohn Dietz.  Lynne had worked in the billing department for the Dutchess County Mental Hygiene.  She was a member of St. Columba Church and she enjoyed horses, reading, walking, cooking and loved to play cards and spending time with her Grandchildren.  Lynne is survived by her children; daughter and husband Laurie and Chris Scaringe of Wappingers Falls, NY and daughter and husband Sandy and Rob Spero of Poughkeepsie, NY, as well as her grandchildren Christopher, Sofia and Juliana Scaringe and Michael and Jake Spero.  In addition, she is survived by her brother David Dietz of Sarver, PA and her sister and brother-in-law Judith and Richard Ratajczak of New Kensington, PA.  There will be a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 11:30am at St. Columba Church in Hopewell Jct., NY.  Burial will be private and at the convenience of the Family.  The family would like to give a special thanks to the staff of Hospice, the Mid Hudson Regional Home Care and Columbia Presbyterian Neuro Oncology team for the care that was given to Lynne. Arrangements are under the direction of the Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home, 371 Hooker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603.  To send online condolences, please visit our website at