Eleanor Blanche Babcock

Eleanor B. Babcock of Stony Point passed away peacefully with her family by her side on June 1, 2011 in her home.

Eleanor was born October 16, 1931 to Charles A. and Ruth (Neider) Ackerson in Ramsey New Jersey. Eleanor has been a Rockland resident for over 50 years and prior lived in Ramsey, NJ. She worked as an administrator for the Rose Memorial Library in Stony Point for 10 years and then managed the Marian Shrine Bookstore for the past 10 years. Eleanor will be remembered as a Beloved Mother, Cherished Grandmother and Adored Friend who lived life to the fullest.

Eleanor is survived by her children Jim Babcock and his wife Peggy of Ridgefield CT., Kenny Babcock of Suffern NY, Carol Zugibe and her husband Matt of Stony Point NY, her grandchildren Kenny Jr., Meghan, Anthony, Aubrey, Nicholas, Matthew, Catherine and Julia, her siblings Herb Ackerson of Campbell Hall NY and Dick Ackerson of New Jersey.

Eleanor was predeceased by her husband Edwin in 1997.

Friends may call Today 2-4 and 7-9pm at the Higgins Funeral Home Rt. 9W Stony Point, NY. A Mass of Christian burial will be offered Saturday 10am at Immaculate Conception Church Stony Point, NY. Entombment is to follow at George Washington Memorial Park Paramus, NJ.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Eleanor's name to Calvary Hospice 1740 Eastchester Road Bronx, New York 10461


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Elsa Villalobos

June 4, 2011

Your mom was full of life and a beautiful soul..her memory will live on to all those that knew her..May you and your family find solace in the love she had for her family and dear friends...Our deepest sympathy

June 4, 2011

My years at the Marian Shrine and my contacts with her allowed me to see a woman of great integrity and a passion for life. Having known her allows me a glimpse of the loss to those who knew her best. Well done, good and faithful servant. Rev. Jay Horan, SDB

SueEllen Bicknell

June 4, 2011

My deepest sympathy for the loss of your Mom.

Rick & Mary Gustavsen & Family

June 3, 2011

We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

lillian smolley

June 3, 2011

Please accept our deepest sympathies.Our prayers are with you.

Vikki & Bill Ackerson

June 3, 2011

We are so sorry for your loss. Please accept our deepest sympathies. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Vikki, Bill, Charlie, Mia, & Samantha Ackerson