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Obituary for Helen Q. Annan (Quackenbush)

March 4, 1932 – May 28, 2023
New Windsor, NY formerly Mountainville, NY

Helen Q. Annan, a former long-time Mountainville, NY resident, entered into eternal rest on May 28, 2023 at Sapphire Nursing at Meadow Hill in Newburgh, NY. She was 91 years old.

The daughter of the late Stephen Quackenbush and Betsy R. (Cooke) Quackenbush, Helen was born on March 4, 1932 in Cornwall, NY.

Helen was an active member of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery Committee and the Mountainville Methodist Church.

A family statement reads: “She was a loving wife, caring mom and fun grandma. She loved attending family picnics and gatherings and always cooked the best baked beans. She enjoyed sitting with her cats while reading a good novel. She liked to play the piano and listen to oldies on the radio.” She will be missed greatly.

In addition to her parents, Helen was predeceased by her loving husband: Frank D. Annan. She is survived by her sons: Stephen Annan (Brenda Clark) of Rocky Mount, NC and Jeffrey Annan of New Windsor, NY; 4 grandchildren: Hannah, Matt, Danny and Stephanie; 2 step grandchildren: Rachel and Andy; her great granddaughter: Kyleigh; and 2 step great grandchildren: Elora and Landon.

Visitation was held on Monday, June 5th at Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, 337 Hudson Street, Cornwall-On-Hudson, NY. Interment followed at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Mountainville, NY.

Arrangements are entrusted to Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc.; to send condolences, please go to