Kate <I>Depew</I> Strang

Kate Depew Strang

Peekskill, Westchester County, New York, USA
Death 11 Apr 1930 (aged 86)
Peekskill, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial Cortlandt Manor, Westchester County, New York, USA
Plot Elmwood near plot 40
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Mrs. Kate Depew Strang, widow of Dr. Albert Strang and long a resident of Peekskill died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Alfred H. Towley, 14] Monterey avenue,Pelham, last, Friday in her 87tb year. She had resided in
Pelham for the past score of years.
The funeral services were private,at her residence, Pelham on Monday and the interment was in Hillside Cemetery, Mrs. Strang was born in Peekskill in 1843 the daughter of Isaac and Martha Mitchell Depew, She is the last of her family. Mrs. Wm. H.
Paulding, a sister and Chauncey M, Depew, William Depew and Laurence Depew brothers, have passed on.
Mrs. Strang broke a hip about a year ago and never fully recovered, in view of her advanced years of nearly four
score years and ten.
For many years she resided on Nelson avenue near the Municipal Building where two or her daughters had
She, like her brother had been a
subscriber and regular reader of The
Highland Democrat for three score
years. The last check that Senator
Depew signed before death, was for
his subscription to The Highland Democrat
and this newspaper has in its
possession that check , By a strange
coincidence Mrs. Strang renewed her
subscription April &. only six days
before her death.
She is survived by three daughters,
Martha D., wife of Supreme Court
Justice Alfred H. Townley, of New
York City, Dr. Elise S. L'Esperancc
and Miss May Strang.

Highland Democrat
April 18,1930
Her daughter Dr. Elise L'Esperance founded several of the most durable and successful cancer prevention clinics in the United States in response to her mother's death, first founding the pioneering Kate Depew Strang Tumor Clinic, devoted to the early diagnosis of cancer in women, in 1937. Housed at the New York Infirmary and staffed exclusively by women physicians, the clinic proved a durable and popular model.

Mrs. Strang, Depew's .
Sister, Dies Friday

Mrs. Kate Depew Strang, widow of
Dr. Albert Strang and sister of the
late Chauncey M. Depew, died at her
home, 241 Monterery Avenue, Pelham,
N.Y., Friday night. Mrs. Strang
was born in Peekskill, the daughter
of the late Isaac and Martha Mitchell

Putnam County Courier Carmel NY
April 18,1930

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  • Created by: Gene Baumwoll CSW
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 57516312
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Kate Depew Strang (8 Sep 1843–11 Apr 1930), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57516312, citing Hillside Cemetery, Cortlandt Manor, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Gene Baumwoll CSW (contributor 46879782) .