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Stephen E. Haslun
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • First Baptist Church Food Pantry
    PO Box 604
    Cobleskill, NY 12043

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“After four years I still think about you dear cousin and remember us playing outside at my parents house. I have very fond memories and you are...Read More »
1 of 38 | Posted by: Barbara Thrane - Clifton Park, NY

“Dear Kelly and daughters,David and I were very sad to learn the news of Steve's passing. I am honored that we had a chance to say goodbye while he...Read More »
2 of 38 | Posted by: Millie McCoy - Summit, NY

“kelly,im so very sorry to hear about steve. proverbs 3: 5-6.thank you for your card for my dad's passing. God Bless.karen ”
3 of 38 | Posted by: karen mcfarland - middleburgh, NY

“Kelly, girls, and extended family members, I worked with Steve for 30 yrs. He was my rock, and my strength at work. He always gave me advice about...Read More »
4 of 38 | Posted by: Barbara McGavic - New Milford, CT

“Kelly and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Great neighbor, great friend, great man. Rest in peace Steve. God bless. Lynn & Kevin...Read More »
5 of 38 | Posted by: Kevin & Lynn McCann

“Dear Kelly and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I have found memories of my childhood helping out at the farm and watching Steve and my brother...Read More »
6 of 38 | Posted by: Darren Janakis - South Berwick, ME

“Kelly and family, We just heard of Steve's passing. So very sorry for your loss. We have many great memories of Steve from our school days at RCS....Read More »
7 of 38 | Posted by: Jim and Terrie (Dibble) Gaida - NY

“Kelly and family, we are thinking of you and keeping you in our prayers. God will carry you through this. (One set of footprints in the sand) ”
8 of 38 | Posted by: Kathy Wheeler and family - NY

“Rest in peace, Steve. You were a true friend and I won't forget the many conversations we've had over the years. My condolences to Kelly and the...Read More »
9 of 38 | Posted by: George Assad - Gaylordsville, CT

“God will see you through this difficult time. I am praying for you Kelly, and your family who will miss him so much. ”
10 of 38 | Posted by: Amy Donlon - Copake/Mellenville, NY

“Kelly and girls , I can"t express my sorrow for the loss of a wonderful cousin , husband and father. I can only say that he was a wonderful man ...Read More »
11 of 38 | Posted by: Lorraine Mattice - Schoharie, NY

“Kelly and Family,I consider myself lucky to have had the chance to meet and work with Steve a bright, witty and terrific man. I offer my most...Read More »
12 of 38 | Posted by: Eric Draheim - Tulsa, OK

“Kelly and girls,Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.We'll miss hearing about Pennsylvania,and your trips to get your Shelties.And...Read More »
13 of 38 | Posted by: Terry and merry butler - NY

“Kelly, Sarah, Missy, Stephany & family, there are really no words that we can say to let you know how sorry we are for your loss. We all feel it! ...Read More »
14 of 38 | Posted by: Susan & Alan Huggins - NY

“Dear Family, Steve, a terrific guy and the most wonderful neighbor. Our conversations were beyond true enjoyment of the past, that we will...Read More »
15 of 38 | Posted by: Ernest and Shirley Knox - Copake, NY

“R.I.P my friend my thoughts and prayers are with the family in this difficult time. There is no words that can help fill the void in your lives. But...Read More »
16 of 38 | Posted by: Sonny and Glenda Jackson - CT

“My thoughts and prayers are with Steve's family!!! R.I.P. ”
17 of 38 | Posted by: rich wohler - Morris, CT

“Kelly & Girls -- Our sympathies to you and your extended family, friends and all those who's life was touched by Stephen. You're in our thoughts and...Read More »
18 of 38 | Posted by: Barbara & James Craig & family - MN

“As a co-worker, fellow Columbia County, New Yorker, and connections to Cobleskill NY I will miss Steve. I really enjoyed talking to him about Copake,...Read More »
19 of 38 | Posted by: Andrew Monthie - New Milford, CT

“Morning coffee was a smart remark from Steve, then a nasty look, then much laughter. I miss him and his slick smile and wit. My condolences to Kelly...Read More »
20 of 38 | Posted by: Nunzio Carrozza - New Milford, CT

“He will be missed,rest in peace Steve. ”
21 of 38 | Posted by: Dale thiboeau - CT

“Having worked with Steve through the years I always enjoyed our conversations! My heart goes out to his family as I continue to wonder why God would...Read More »
22 of 38 | Posted by: Robert Miller - Sherman, CT

“I had the privilege of working with Steve. My Friends at work & I always enjoyed going "Down Back" to see Steve & have 2:00 O'clock coffee together....Read More »
23 of 38 | Posted by: Daniel Stewart - Palm Bay, FL

“My sincere condolences. Steve was a great guy. He will be missed. May God bless Steve and his family. ”
24 of 38 | Posted by: Denis Larkin - New Milford, CT

“I light this candle in memory of Steve. He was always pretty laid back and smiled quite alot. I will misss our conversations of farm life, hunting...Read More »
25 of 38 | Posted by: Wayne Thorpe - CT - coworker

“Kelly and girls - I am very saddened to hear of your loss. My sincere thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Rest in peace Steve. You will be...Read More »
26 of 38 | Posted by: Kathy Banh - Danbury, CT

“I am deeply sadden by the passing of Stephen, my only regret that as adults we had grown apart until just recently. I will always remember the times...Read More »
27 of 38 | Posted by: Barbara Thrane - Clifton Park, NY

“My thoughts and prayers go out to you all. Steve was a great person and a fantastic co-worker you could always go to Steve and see his smile. God...Read More »
28 of 38 | Posted by: Joyce Molnar - Gaylordsville, CT

“So very sorry for you loss. The happy memories will be in your heart forever. God bless you all. ”
29 of 38 | Posted by: Janet Apple - Troy, NY - cousin

“Kelly and family, Our prayers are with you. We pray that God will surround you with his love, peace and comfort you. We fondly remember our days at...Read More »
30 of 38 | Posted by: George & Sylvia Pfahl - Windsor, CO

“Kelly and family-so sorry to hear this sad news. Remembering good times with you both all those years ago. Thoughts and prayers are with you now. ”
31 of 38 | Posted by: Deb (Terpenning) Ingraham - NY

“Our thoughts andprayers go out to you, Kelly and all the family. Bill and Irene ”
32 of 38 | Posted by: Bill Ward - Tolland, CT

“Kelly and Girls, Our Angel has gone HOME! We are so very sorry for everything that you have had to go through, so young in life and to watch the...Read More »
33 of 38 | Posted by: Sheila Alvaro - Clifton Park, NY

“Sarah, Derek, and Ashley We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers ”
34 of 38 | Posted by: Maggie and Dave Robertson - SC

“Rest in peace Steve. Not a day goes by where the team doesn't think about you and your family. Our prayers are with all of you. ”
35 of 38 | Posted by: Marilyn MacLaren - co-worker

“Aunt kelly and Girls, Iam so sorry for your loss. I will alway love your dad and miss him. He was such a kind and caring person. I know he is so...Read More »
36 of 38 | Posted by: Nicole Kane - Cobleskill, NY

“The Hasluns are a wonderful family, well known and beloved in the copake/craryville area. Steve was a great man and was known for his smile, his...Read More »
37 of 38 | Posted by: Deb Campbell - Hillsdale, NY

“So sorry for your loss, he was a great father,husband, uncle and grandfather, overall a wonderful person, our prayers are with you- with love ”
38 of 38 | Posted by: katelynn and matt - Richmondville, NY


Copake- Stephen E. Haslun, 57, formerly of Summit, died Thursday, July 4, 2013 at his residence following a long illness.

Born February 19, 1956 in Cobleskill, he was the son of the late Harold Einar Haslun and his mother, Josephine (Mattice) Haslun, who survives him.

Steve was a 1974 graduate of the former Richmondville Central School and attended Schenectady County Community College.

He and his family resided in New Milford, CT for many years prior to moving to Copake. He was retired from Kimberly-Clark where he worked for over thirty-six years in various positions, most recently as MRP Controller.

Steve was a member of the NRA and was and avid hunter, and enjoyed trap shooting.

He is the beloved husband, father, and grampy of Kelly (Francis) Haslun, whom he married June 21, 1975, Sarah (Derek) Sigler of Spencertown, NY, Melissa (Brian) Coleman of Bluffton, SC, Stephanie Haslun (Justin Zigon) of Hillsdale, NY, Ashley Haslun of Spencertown, Noah Stephen Coleman of Bluffton, SC; son of Josephine Haslun of Summit; brother to Jeanette Becker of Southbury, CT; and uncle to several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, July 8, 2013 at Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill, with Rev. Jason Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in Summit Cemetery. Family and friends are also invited to a period of visitation to be held at the funeral home from 10 to 11 AM Monday, prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Food Pantry care of First Baptist Church, PO Box 604, Cobleskill, NY 12043.