Obituaries

Obituaries

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: Robert Balconis

Robert Balconis, 62, of Floral Park, died on July 27. He was a fun-loving extrovert. Bob was well-read, interesting and very funny. He is survived by his mother, Theresa, his sister Christine, his uncle...

Obituary – Mary T. McCaffrey

Memorial Mass for Mary T. McCaffreyMary Theresa McCaffrey (nee Heffernan), of Brooksville, FL, formerly of Floral Park, died on May 15, 2010 surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her husband Charles...

Obituary: Joyce M. Krug

Joyce M. Krug, 88, of Garden City died on Tuesday, April 28, at Winthrop Hospital with her family by her side.She was the beloved wife of the late Frank R. Krug; they shared 47...

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: 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: 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...

Veteran South Floral Park FD Ex-Chief Godfrey Passes On

After a lengthy illness, Ex-Chief G. Michael Godfrey of the South Floral Park Fire Department passed on July 12. Ex-Chief Godfrey was a volunteer firefighter for over 35 years, of which seven of those...

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. ...

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...