Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Mary Blanche Zrog Zacchea

Mary Blanche Zrog Zacchea, 76, died on April 25, after a long illness. She was born in Richmond Hill to an Irish mother and a Danish father. After marrying, she lived in Kew Gardens,...

John J. Nigro

John J. Nigro, a longtime resident of Mineola, passed away peacefully on April 16. He is survived by his wife Cecilia, three children Anna Ievolo (John), Assunta Galeno (Edward) and Vincent Nigro; and five...

Obituary: Joan M. Beebe

Joan M. Beebe, 80, died on Oct. 11. She was predeceased by her husband Noel F. Beebe. Joan is the beloved mother of Michael Beebe, Mark Beebe and Maureen DiMaggio. She is survived by...

Obituary: Lucille Clara Fanning

Lucille Clara Fanning (nee Bodensteiner), age 98, formerly of Floral Park, died on June 26 at her residence in Baltimore, MD, following a long, thoroughly engaged life.Through the 1960s and ’70s, Lucille was a...

Obituary: Daniel Francis Brophy

Daniel Francis Brophy of Floral Park died on Wednesday, Aug. 5. Devoted husband of Jean E. Loving father of Kevin, Katie, Jimmy, Sean and Mary. Dear brother of Eileen Brophy and Mary Downey. Son...

Obituary: Beatrix Block

Beatrix Block (b. Nov. 19, 1923), of Floral Park, died on Oct. 14 at the age of 91. She will be sorely missed. Graveside services were held at the Beth Moses Cemetery in Farmingdale...

Obituary: Thomas J. Hayden

Thomas J. Hayden, 83, of Floral Park, died on Friday, May 1. Former Mayor of Floral Park, coach, writer for The Gateway. Hayden coined the phrase, “Floral Park, A Great Place to Live”. He...

Obituary: Dorian Westerman Hedgepath

Dorian Westerman Hedgepath, 57, of Delray Beach, passed away suddenly on July 17 and went to be with the Lord. Dorian was a Palm Beach County Library employee for 13 years. She had a...

Hannah Kroner Remembered

More than 50 students, instructors, family and friends gathered on Saturday, Aug. 1 at the Hannah Kroner School of Dance in Albertson to celebrate the life and legacy of school founder Hannah Kroner, who...

Obituary: John J. Zuba, Sr.

John J. Zuba, Sr., 92, a longtime resident of Hartland, VT, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 22, in Claremont, NH. Zuba was born July 25, 1923 in Chilicarthe, OH, the son of John and Petronilla...