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SQUIERS, Carol Elsaesser

Squiers - Carol Elsaesser Daughter of Edward J. Elsaesser,
Republican Congressman Carol Elsaesser Squiers, 80, a resident of Greenwich, CT, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on July 12, 2016, surrounded by her family. Carol was born in Buffalo, NY on September 5, 1935, to the late Anna (Hossack) and Edward J. Elsaesser, a Republican Congressman for the 43rd district of the State of New York for two terms in the 1940's. Carol graduated from Bennett High School in Buffalo and from Skidmore College, with a B.A. in English in 1957. She married her college sweetheart, James Squiers, in 1958. They spent two years in Germany while Jim was stationed in the United States Army. They raised their three daughters in Chappaqua, NY. Carol was a member of the Junior League of Northern Westchester and a member of Whipporwill Country Club. After obtaining her Masters Degree in Education from Manhattanville College, Carol served from 1981 to 2002 as the Principal of Mt. Pleasant Blythedale USFD, a public school in Valhalla, NY for children receiving rehabilitation and medical services at Blythedale Children's Hospital. Carol and Jim enjoyed spending summers in Rehoboth Beach, DE and winters in Sarasota, FL. She was a volunteer at Greenwich Hospital and Neighbor to Neighbor. Carol is survived by her beloved husband Jim, her three loving daughters and sons-in-law: Linda and Rich
Terhune of Darien, CT, Debbie Squiers and Richard Mandel of NY, NY and Penny and Matt Miller of Westport, CT, as well as her beloved grandchildren, Ricky, Sarah, Jimmy, Tyler, Alex, Nicholas, Jordan and Paige. A Memorial Service will be held at the First Presbyterian Church, 1 West
Putnam Ave, Greenwich, CT, on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 1 PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Carol's name to Blythedale School, 95 Bradhurst Avenue, Valhalla, NY 10595 or online at website to MPB Foundation. To send the family an online condolence please visit,

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