Obituaries

Obituaries

Amelia “Amy” Maiello Hagedorn

Amy Hagedorn, 79, whose generosity created the Hagedorn Foundation, passed away at her home on Sept. 8. Amy dedicated her life and her wealth to helping others, with a special focus on improving the lives...

Obituary: Anna Goidell

Anna Goidell, 93, a 60-year resident of Plainview, passed away on March 13, 2014. She was born October 12, 1921, in New York City to Max and Bessie Merer. She graduated from Brooklyn College...

Obituary: John Holly

John F. Holly, of Plainview, on March 11, 2014. Beloved husband of Estelle. Devoted father of Janice L. Holly. Religious Service was held in the funeral home. Interment Pinelawn Memorial Park. Arrangements entrusted to...

Obituary: Roy Fuchs

Roy Fuchs, chairman of the board of the Friends of Sagamore Hill, passed away the morning of May 12, 2013. Roy W. Fuchs was born in Brooklyn on June 1, 1930, son of Walter...

Obituary: William J. O’Hara

William J. O’Hara, 82, of Old Bethpage, passed away Jan. 10, 2011. WWII U.S. Army veteran. Retired salesman and former ballroom dance instructor. Husband of 59 years to Ella. Father of Colleen (Tom), Ella...

Obituary: Frieda Garman

Frieda GarmanFrieda (Brolin) Garman, of Washingtonville, NY, former resident of Massapequa Park, passed away peacefully on Nov. 2, 2009 at the age of 92, surrounded by her three children, Lawrence Edward Brolin (wife Eileen),...

Obituary: Janet M. Carnesi

Janet M. Carnesi, of Plainview, passed away Oct. 1, 2011. Retired professor of English at S.U.N.Y Farmingdale. Wife of Anthony. Mother of Deirdre Kuster (Chris), Mark (Monica) and Dean. Grandmother of Alex and Christopher....

Former Plainview Fire Department Chief Alfred Calamo Remembered

Alfred Calamo was born in Calabria, Italy on Sept. 6, 1920, and moved to the United States in 1936. He was a decorated World War II veteran who served in the Battle of the...

Obituary: Vincent Malizia

Vincent Malizia, 82, passed away Feb. 27, 2011 in Las Vegas. He was a longtime resident of Plainview. A memorial service will be held at Vernon C. Wagner Funeral Home, 125 W. Old Country...

Obituary: Marion ‘Tess’ Teslik

At 92, Marion “Tess” Teslik was an independent, quick-witted, working woman with a flair for fashion.Growing up in Jamaica, Queens, Ms. Teslik attended finishing school after her high school days and later enrolled at...