Alfred Henry Schreiber, 93, passed away on Friday, December 27, 2019 in Richardson, TX, after a short illness. Al was born in New Paltz, NY, and graduated from New Paltz High School in 1944. He also attended trade school in Troy, NY. He and his late wife (66 years), Audrey, lived in New Paltz for many years where they raised their family.
Al served in the US Marine Corps 1946-1948. He achieved the rank of Sergeant and was honorably discharged. He spent most of his career running his own business as a custom home builder. He also served as New Paltz Town Supervisor and Maintenance Supervisor of New Paltz Central Schools and Mohonk Mountain House. He was an active member of New Paltz United Methodist Church, First United Methodist Church Boynton Beach (Fla.), and Wylie (Tx) United Methodist Church. He was president of the New Paltz JayCees. He also volunteered on the Ulster County Fair Board for several years.
Al is survived by his sons Paul (Jill) and Mark (Rachael), grandsons David (Brandi), Adam (Natalie), and Michael (Whitney), and great-grandchildren: Audrey (7), Alex (5), Katie (4), and Julia (2). After cremation, the ashes will be interred at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery with military honors.