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Michael Puchir, 92, Of Ossining, Owned Ossining Hardware

OSSINING, N.Y. - Michael Puchir of Ossining died Friday, July 4. He was 92.

Puchir was born Nov. 9, 1921, in Yonkers, to George and Julia Puchir. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1942 to 1945. He belonged to the Veterans of Foreign Wars and The American Legion. He and his wife, Mildred established Ossining Hardware in 1950 and the business is still run by family members. He was a member of the Board of Directors at Oakland Cemetery in Yonkers and a member of the Advisory Boards of various local banks. He was a member of Mahopac Golf Club for over 60 years.

Puchir is survived by his wife, Mildred; children, Robert, Carol and Diane; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and brother, John. He was predeceased by his daughter, Elizabeth Julia; sisters, May and Helen; and brother, George.

The service and interment will be private.

Memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project or the Hudson Valley Honor Flight, Walden, NY.

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