Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: James J. Harnett

Family & Children’s Association CEO, Dies at 63Known as the ultimate caregiver, Mr. Harnett shepherded the care of thousands of Long Islanders in his role as president/CEO of Family & Children’s Association, a human...

Obituary: Jane T. Stepankewich

Jane T. StepankewichJane T. Stepankewich, of Old Bethpage, passed away April 1, 2009. She was predeceased in 1989 by her husband Eugene. She is survived by her children, Robert Stepankewich and Paula Jachno; grandchildren,...

In Memoriam

Chamber fixture Marcia Finkelstein passes With great sadness and fond remembrance, the Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce recently announced the untimely passing of Marcia Finkelstein, who suffered a severe brain hemorrhage on Mother’s Day and...

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: 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...

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: 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...

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: 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...