Stephen Michael Conroy

Mr. Stephen Michael Conroy of New York, N.Y. died Thursday, September 7, 2017in New York, NY.  He was 50.

He was born January 21, 1967 in New York, NY the son of Francis “Hank” and Carol Ann Fahey Conroy.

Stephen was a 1985 graduate of Port Jervis High School where he excelled in his studies and on the golf team, where they went to States, his senior year.  He was a past member of the Port Jervis Fire Department, Port Jervis Little League and Port Jervis Pop Warner Football League.  He graduated from the University of South Carolina, where he was an Alumnus and a PROUD Gamecock supporter. 

Stephen was an accomplished marathon runner, belonging to the NY Harriers and the NY Road Runners.  Stephen was an avid Yankees and Cowboys fan and had a passion to cook.  All his friends and family enjoyed eating or seeing all his dishes he proudly displayed on Facebook prepared at the Red Apron.

Surviving are:

His beloved parents Francis “Hank” and Carol Conroy of Port Jervis

His loving sister Lisa VanInwegen and her husband William of Sparrowbush, NY

His daughter Beth of Hawaii

Nieces and nephew: Lara, Emily and William “Billy” VanInwegen

2 great nephews: Clinton and Riley Berg

His Aunt Dorothy Conroy, Uncle Joseph Conroy, Uncle Floyd and Aunt Evelyn Morley

His many loving cousins

His New York City friends and family that meant the world to him.

He was predeceased by his Grandparents and several Aunts, Uncles and Cousins that always remained close to his heart.

Family and friends can visit the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc., on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 4:00 pm at Gray-Parker Funeral Home with Rev. Matthew Newcomb officiating.

Cremation will be at MacLennan Hall Crematorium, Milford, PA.

Memorial contributions may be made to Port Jervis Deerpark Humane Society, 202 Route 209, Port Jervis, NY 12771 or to the New York Road Runners, 320 West 57th St., New York, NY 10019

Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771  845.856.5191.  For additional information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family please visit