Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Paul Pugliese

A memorial mass will be held in honor of Paul J. Pugliese, on Saturday, May 26, at St. Catherine of Sienna, 33 New Hyde Park Rd., Franklin Square, at 2:30 p.m.Paul was a former...

Obituary – Jesse Lehman

Jesse Lehman, a successful printer who took on a new career in his 50’s and served for nearly 20 years as a volunteer lawyer, died at his home in Floral Park on Sept. 16,...

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,...

Obituary – Paul J. Muscarella

Elmont native and Garden City resident, Paul J. Muscarella, a respected local attorney, died Oct. 11, 2010 of a malignant brain tumor. He was 47.Best defined by his love of family, community and tradition,...

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: Dominick J. DiMaggio

DiMaggio, Dominick J., of Floral Park, died on July 20. DiMaggio was a 31-year veteran of Nassau County Police Department and an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. Beloved husband of the late...

Obituary – James F. Gundersen

James F. Gundersen, of Southold, passed away on June 18, 2009, while surrounded by family and friends. He was 61 years old.Jim was born in Floral Park on Nov. 14, 1947 to Francis J....

Obituary: Zdenka Vera (née Smetak) Jindra

This summer, family and friends mourned the sudden passing of Zdenka Vera (née Smetak) Jindra, a long-time resident of Floral Park. A first generation Czech-American, young Zdenka was born, on April 26, 1926, and...

Obituary – John W. Hildebrandt

John W. Hildebrandt, of Floral Park, died on April 3, 2010. He was a proud member of Millwright Local Union 740. Beloved husband of Mary Ann. Devoted and loving father of Amanda and John...

Obituary: Robert J. Valli, 76

Robert “Bob” Valli died May 30, at his home in New Hyde Park, after a three-year battle with brain cancer. He was 76. Valli was the consummate gentlemen, an accomplished businessman and enthusiastic volunteer. ...