The Obit For Henry Colarelli
Journal News, The
(Westchester County, NY) - September 20, 2008
Jr., lifelong Rockland County resident died September 11, 2008 after a
short illness. Born April 29, 1927 in Nyack, NY.
Attended Nyack High School. After excelling in baseball and football,
he was drafted by the Brooklyn Dodgers as a pitcher. He played AAA baseball
from 1945 to 1949 until leaving to work as a carpenter in the
In 1960 he graduated CCNY with a degree in teaching and worked as a vocational
instructor until eventually rising to the position of Supervisor of Vocational
Education at the Children's Psychiatric Division of Rockland State Hospital
where he retired from in 1984. A Memorial Service will be held at Oak
Hill Cemetery in Nyack, Saturday September 20, 2008 at 10 AM.