Cheryl Lynne Musante formerly of Walden, NY passed away on Friday, April 28, 2017 in Bethel, CT after a courageous battle with frontal lobe dementia. Cheryl was born in Cornwall, NY on August 30, 1953. She was the daughter of the late William W. Hinson & Lorraine Eleanor Mason Hinson Handley.
Cheryl retired from the Wappinger's Central School District in 2009 after serving as the Principal from 2001-2009. Before retiring she also served as an administrator for the RC Ketcham High School and Arlington High School and she was a Physical Education Teacher in the Newburgh School District for 20 years.
She was predeceased by her Maternal Grandmother Barbara Stone Mason Bardsley, her brothers Robert Hinson, David Hinson & William Hinson aka Avraham Stone and her sister Debra Hinson Otero.
Survivors include her niece Jennifer & nephew Seth, her great nieces; Faith, Lillian, Phoebe & Luna & great nephew John, her brother in law Anthony Velvecchio. She is also survived by her best friends, Selina DeCicco and Dee McDowell.
Calling hours will be held on Monday evening 5pm-9pm at the DiDonato Funeral Home, 1290 Route 9W, Marlboro.
Funeral services will take place on Tuesday morning at the funeral home at 10:30am.
Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh, NY.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Carl J. DiDonato, Jr. of the DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc.
(845) 236-4300, www.didonatofuneralservice.com