Obituaries

Obituaries

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: 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,...

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: 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: 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....

Obituary: Buel O. Coles

Buel O. Coles of Farmingdale (formerly of Bethpage) passed away on Aug. 21. Retired FDNY Engine 303 and Ladder 126 South Jamaica. Devoted husband of the late Kathleen. Beloved father and father-in-law of Sharon...

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: Isobel Castoro

Isobel CastoroIsobel (Breit) Castoro, 93, formerly of Plainview, passed away in Hudson, FL, on Aug. 8, 2009. She was a member of the Red Hat Society. She is survived by her son, Carl 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...

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...