Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Louis Ferrara

The Plainview-Old Bethpage Board of Education recently reflected on the passing of former Superintendent of Schools Louis Ferrara during a school board meeting last week on Monday. Ferrara, veteran of the US Army who...

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...

Obituary: Sylvia Kudan

Sylvia Kudan, born July 2, 1929 to Mary and Nathan Kudan in Glens Falls, NY, died on Aug. 16, 2011 at approximately 10 p.m.Sylvia, a polio survivor, was determined to become a leader in...

Obituary: Richard Wade

Richard WadeRichard Wade, 61, of Plainview, passed away at home surrounded by his family on Nov. 24, 2009. Husband of Virginia. Father of Christine Avery, Michelle Diaz, Kelly Torres and Kevin Wade. Brother of...

Obituary: Brian Mills

Brian Mills passed away at the age of 43 on July 5, 2014, several days after a tragic fall at his brother’s home in Carmel, New York. Born in Bethpage, NY and raised in...

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: Eileen M. Barone

Eileen M. Barone, of Plainview, passed away Dec. 18, 2011. Wife of the late Anthony. Mother of Anthony (Denise), Tricia Bestany (Michael), Joseph, Nicholas and Shannon McCormack (Kevin). Sister of Marianne Hughes, Martin Hughes...

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: Gertrude Mellon

Gertrude MellonGertrude Mellon, of Bethpage, died on April 10, 2009, in her 90th year. Gertrude was a dancing teacher to thousands and friend to countless others. Wife of the late Francis J. Mother of...

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...