Deirdre Teresa (Thompson) Epstein

AMENIA — Deirdre Teresa Thompson Epstein, 50, a lifelong resident of Amenia, passed away on March 18, 2019, at Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven. 

Deirdre worked at several different retail stores. She was known as a fashionista who always knew the appropriate gift for all occasions. 

Born on Feb. 25, 1969, in Sharon, she was the daughter of the late Margaret (Murphy) and Kenneth Thompson. 

Deirdre was a graduate of Webutuck High School, Class of 1987. She later attended the University of New Haven. 

Deirdre is survived by her loving companion, Edward Gereg of Amenia; an aunt, Joan Murphy of Amenia; five sisters, Linda Winchcombe of Wassaic, Nancy Nowak of Amenia, Sandra Corrigan of Amenia, Patricia Millius of Millerton and Susan Thompson of Superior, Colo.; three nephews, Andrew and Zachary Nowak and Sean Winchcombe; two nieces, Sara Chandra and Amanda Parker; and four great-nieces, Kira, Kenna, Katelyn and Aisha. 

A Mass of Christian Burial and interment have taken place. 

Memorial donations may be made to Dutchess County SPCA, 636 Violet Ave., Hyde Park, NY 12538. 

To send the family an online condolence, go to www.hufcutfuneralhome.com.