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Obituary for Lillian N. Fitch (Hulse)

November 30, 1926 – March 8, 2024
Cornwall, NY

Lillian (Hulse) Fitch, of Cornwall, NY died peacefully at home on March 8, 2024, reaching the impressive age of ninety-seven.

Lillian was the widower of Gerald Fitch, Jr. She was the daughter of Duane and Maude Hulse, born on November 30, 1926, in Eldred, NY. Lillian was the last survivor of eight siblings in her family.

She graduated from Cornwall High School in 1945 and was a former employee of the Firth Carpet Co. during her youth. Lillian was a full-time mother and later became a Nurse’s Aide for several years at The Cornwall Hospital before retiring.

Lillian had many hobbies which she loved; including gardening, painting, and ceramics. She was a lifelong resident of Cornwall and enjoyed all that it offered: meeting wonderful friends and neighbors here over her lifetime.

Lillian is survived by her sons: James Fitch and Lindsay Fitch; and her grandchildren: Erin Fitch and Steven Fitch.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 21st at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 66 Clinton Street, Cornwall, NY 12518.

Memorial Contributions in Lillian’s name may be made to St. John’s Episcopal Church, PO Box 783, Cornwall, NY 12518.

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