We are deeply saddened to notify our community of the loss of a long time member of our community. Mrs. Robert Boyd (Madeline) was the matriarch of the long-time Yankee Lake Boyd’s of North Shore Drive. She will be missed by her friends and neighbors. Mrs. Boyd was the beloved wife of the late Robert James Boyd, Jr. (1962); mother of Gregory James, Madeline Mary, Christopher James, and the late Robert James Boyd, III (2009); mother-in-law of Lori Goodleaf Boyd, grandmother of Madeline and Virginia Boyd, great-grandmother of Josephine Marotta, sister of the late Estelle Sullivan and the late Jack Moroney, aunt of Lynn Sullivan, and great-aunt of Juliet Bartz.
Memorial mass was held on Saturday, 25 February 2017 at St. Therese Church in Cresskill, New Jersey.
In lieu of flowers, family suggested a donation be made to the Yankee Lake Preservation Association, towards the clubhouse landscaping.
News & Events 6/15/2018
Art of the Basha Kill
The Wurtsboro Art Alliance will be hosting a new Art of the Basha Kill exhibit, Saturdays and Sundays 12-4 PM, from 3 June – 24 June, at their John Neilson Gallery, 73 Sullivan Street, in Wurtsboro. Meet the artisists and BKAA representatives while enjoying free refreshments at the opening reception, Saturday 9 June from 2-4 PM.
Bass Masters Tournament will be Saturday 23 June from 6 AM to Noon. Cost is $50/boat. Register at the boat with the red flag near the Heyny Islands. Guests must be in the boat with a current YLPA member.
Yankee Lake from Above: Doug Spranger made and edited a 5 minute video taken from his drone copter flying over Yankee Lake. This beautiful sequence was shot in high definition (1080 p), and can be viewed on YouTube at this link.
Our own Dorothy Langseder died peacefully in her Yankee Lake home with her children by her side, on Monday, 5 March 2018. Her Memorial Page can be found here.Read More Read ALL