Harry Robert Babcock

Harry Robert Babcock

Port Jervis, NY


Harry Robert Babcock of Port Jervis, NY, passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Orange Regional Medical Center.  He was 76.

He was born May 31, 1941 in Chester, NY the son of the late Frank and Jennie Youman Babcock.

Harry proudly served our country in the United States Army.  As a proud Army Man, he was an active member of the American Legion in Port Jervis.

A family statement read:  “He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.  Harry was very active.  He enjoyed doing yardwork and loved watching wrestling.  He loved food, especially spaghetti and his M&Ms. 


Surviving are:

His loving wife of 40 years Nancy Babcock  

5 Children:       Nadine Babcock                    

                        Eric Babcock                         

                        Coleen Speirs and her husband Richard

                        Stephanie Babcock and her Fiancé Dillon Lyon       

                        Danielle Ruisi                         

17 grandchildren

His good family friend, Henry Young

Also his beloved pets, Hunter and Peanut

He was predeceased by his brother, Frank Babcock, Jr.


Family and friends are invited to the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc. 100 East Main Street Port Jervis on Friday, February 16, 2018 5:00pm - 8:00pm.  Funeral services will follow at 8pm at the funeral home.


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


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