Make this your home page

Letters to the Editor

Email:
Subject:
Message:
Please type the number 5 below to submit

Sponsored Links

Bronxville Weather

°F | °C
invalid location provided
Hortense “Hollie” Magee Passes Away on August 13, 2019 PDF Print Email

alt

By the family

Sep. 4, 2019:  Born on September 28, 1928, Hollie Magee was the only child of August and Hortense Hillers. Raised in Jackson Heights, Queens, she graduated from William Cullen Bryant High School in Astoria, Queens, and Concordia College in Bronxville. In 1964, she married Glenn Magee at St. Bartholomew’s Church in Manhattan.

The couple eventually moved to Bronxville to raise their three children. Together they managed the family-owned real estate business. A longtime member of The Reformed Church of Bronxville, Hollie enjoyed singing in the church choir. She embraced New York City and loved going to museums, the theater, the Philharmonic, and opera. She cherished spending time with family and friends at their home on Kezar Lake in Maine. 

alt

Her love of travel began at age 16 when she biked through France, an experience that sparked her love of French culture and food. In her twenties, Hollie danced with the Barthettes at St. Bartholomew’s Church and it was during a social function at the church when she met Glenn. Skiing, ice skating, and swimming were also among her favorite activities. She continued to hike into her early eighties when she lost her vision.

Most of all, Hollie will be remembered for her warmth, generosity, and kind heart. She is survived by her three children: Paul Magee, a resident of Mexico; Lynne Dintrone (Ed) of Pelham, NY, and Leslie Congdon (Jason) of West Hartford, CT. She will be missed by her seven beloved grandchildren: Johanna, Hortense, Christopher, Luke, Max, Tori, and Abby.

A memorial service for Hollie will be held at a future date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Eye-Bank for Sight Restoration either monetarily or by registering to be an eye donor. More information can be found at eyedonation.org.






alt

 

 

 

 

Robert H. Pape, Sr., Passes Away on August 13, 2019; Calling Hours on September 13

News image

By the family Sep. 11, 2019: Robert H. Pape, Sr., formerly of Bronxville, passed away on August 13, 2019. Devoted and beloved husband of Barbara B. Pape, loving father...

Read more

Memorials & Obituaries Recent Articles

 
Sign Up For Newsletter

MyhometownBroxnville reserves the right to monitor and remove all comments.  For more information on Posting Rules, please review our Rules and Terms of Use, both of which govern the use and access of this site.  Thank you.

The information presented here is for informational purposes only. While every effort has been made to present accurate information, myhometownBronxville, LLC, does not in any way accept responsibility for the accuracy of or consequences from the use of this information herein. We urge all users to independently confirm any information provided herein and consult with an appropriate professional concerning any material issue of fact or law. The views and opinions expressed by the writers, event organizers and advertisers do not necessarily represent those of myhometownBronxville, LLC, its officers, staff or contributors. The use of this website is governed by the Terms of Use . No portion of this publication may be reproduced or redistributed, either in whole or part, without the express written consent of the publisher.

Copyright © 2009 myhometownbronxville.com, All rights reserved.