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Mae Sperandio

August 9, 2018

Domenica "Mae" (Leone) Sperandio of Pelham, born on February 23, 1925 in Manhattan, New York, to the late Caterina Leone and the late Mariano Leone, passed away on August 9, 2018. She was 93 years old. Domenica was married to the late Ralph Sperandio. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Frank Leone and Stephen Leone, and sister, Florence Parisi. Domenica is survived by her son,...
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Albert V. Parascandola, Jr.

August 6, 2018

Albert V. Parascandola Jr. of Pelham, passed away on Monday August 06, 2018. He was 75 years old. Born in Brooklyn to Albert and Lena Parascandola, Al was one of three children. He was raised in Brooklyn where he attended New Utrecht School. After graduating High School Al met his wife of years 54 Julie Costello. They had one son Chris. Albert will be remembered as a hardworking gentleman....
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Mabel Nyborg

November 19, 1934 - August 1, 2018

Mabel (Mindy) C. Nyborg passed away on August 1, 2018 at her home in Pelham, New York at the age of 83. A longtime resident of Pelham, her family moved from the Bronx when she was a young and lived on First Avenue. She was a 4th grade teacher in Scarsdale, and later she was a substitute teacher. She is predeceased by her Husband George L. Nyborg Jr., her parents Albert Carlson & Mabel (Hartman)...
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Jean Collins

July 29, 2018

Jean Collins of Pelham, NY passed away on July 29, 2018. She was 89 years old. Jean was born on August 28, 1928 in New York City to Anthony and Germana (Jennie) Taranto and was raised in the Bronx. While she was in school, she loved to play handball and continued to play till she got married. After high school, Jean worked for Chemical Bank and met her husband, William Collins. Jean and...
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James Michael O'Dwyer

July 29, 2018

O'DWYER, James (Blackrock, Co. Dublin) – Sunday, 29th July 2018. Peacefully with family, after a very short illness at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Beloved and devoted husband of Barbara, dearly loved and loving father of Declan and Conor, and cherished grandfather of James and Juliet. Sadly missed by his daughter-in-law Auveen, siblings Kay, Carmel, Peggy, Denis, Michael and John, sisters-in...
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Eleanor G. Nanni

June 5, 1923 - July 24, 2018


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Nunzio Miceli

June 3, 1932 - July 22, 2018


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Anthony "Tony" Barsanti

December 8, 1931 - July 21, 2018

Anthony "Tony" Barsanti of Pelham Manor, passed away on Saturday July 21, 2018. He was 86 years old. Born in Brooklyn, NY to Rinaldo Barsanti and Maria Vitali, Tony was one of three children. The family moved to Belmont Avenue in the Bronx when Tony was 8, where he attended P.S. 34 and Columbus H.S. before eventually graduating with a Bachelors of Science from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn...
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Laurene Nuzzo

November 27, 1946 - July 18, 2018


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Michael L. Accocella, Jr.

August 5, 1953 - July 17, 2018

Michael L. Accocella of Pelham, passed away on Tuesday July 17, 2018. He was 64 years old. Born in Mount Vernon to Michael Louis Accocella and Mary Garzi, Michael was one of three children. He attended Pelham High School before going to work in the family business in Mount Vernon "Accocella Realty of Westchester." Micheal loved wheeling and dealing and worked in the family business for over...
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Frank Kurtis Taubner

September 6, 1973 - July 17, 2018

Frank Kurtis Taubner, Esq. of Stamford, CT passed away on July 17th, 2018. Born in Westchester County to Frank F. Taubner and Candace Ann Pfleeger, Frank was one of two children. He was raised in Pelham Manor, NY, 5 houses away from where his father grew up, attending the same elementary school right across street from his house. There he met life long friends and inherited his parent's love...
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Rosemarie Craig

July 15, 2018

Rosemarie Craig of Pelham Manor, New York, passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 15, 2018. She was 69 years old. The daughter of John P. and Rose T. (Conway) Clark, Rosemarie was raised in the Bronx, NY where she attended Immaculate Conception School and St. Nicholas of Tolentine High School. She later graduated from Hunter College with a B.A. in Sociology in 1970. After graduation,...
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John Joseph Platt

July 13, 2018

John Joseph Platt of Pelham, passed away on Friday, July 13, 2018. He was 87 years old. Born in the Bronx to John Platt ad Annette Glod, John was one of two children. He attended James Monroe High School before enlisting in the US Navy to serve in the Korean War. Upon his return John would meet his wife of 61 years MaryAnn Michaels. They met at a local candy store and would later marry...
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Stephen Gopaul

July 13, 2018

Stephen Gopaul, fondly known as Pint, died peacefully on July 13th, 2018 in New Rochelle, New York at the age of 67. He was surrounded by family and friends. Stephen was born on January 26th, 1951 in Trinidad and Tobago to Sooknanan and Jaudanie Gopaul. He was a primary school teacher for 23 years in Trinidad and Tobago. He was known as a strict teacher, but one who genuinely cared about his...
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Niall Gibbons

November 13, 1987 - June 27, 2018

Niall Gibbons of Castletroy Limerick passed away on June 27th 2018. He was 30 years old. Niall was born in Limerick to Ray and Maria Gibbons. He was raised with his sister Sharon where he attended Milford National School. He later graduated Castletroy College. Niall had an adventurous spirit. He loved to travel. He spent some time in Spain working as an entertainer before eventually moving to New...
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Rita Soccodato

July 30, 1922 - June 22, 2018

Rita Soccodato of Pelham Manor, passed away on Friday, June 22, 2018. She was 95 years old. Born in the Bronx to Michael D'Avi and Filomena Russo, Rita was one of three children. She attended local Catholic School before going to work at the United States Department of War. While living and working in the Bronx Rita would meet her husband Benjamin Soccodato. It was a memorable first date...
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Louis Raffio, Sr.

June 5, 2018

RAFFIO Sr., Louis George Louis G. Raffio Sr., 93, of Palm Coast, FL. passed away peacefully at his home on June 5, 2018. He was born in New Rochelle, NY on July 29, 1924, to Emilio and Carmella Raffio. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and proudly served his country during World War II. Lou retired after 31 years as a Firefighter in Pelham, NY. Known to all in Pelham as Sr., he...
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Sarah Kathy Mattesi

June 1, 2018

Sarah "Kathy" Mattesi of Pelham, New York, passed away on Friday, June 1st, 2018. She was 71 Years old. Sarah was born in Manhattan and was raised in the Bronx. She attended Mabel Dean Bacon Vocational High School. It was while attending High School she met her husband of 56 Years Joseph Mattesi. They would later marry in 1962. Kathy and Joseph moved to Pelham where there they raised...
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Andras Kocs

December 12, 1933 - May 14, 2018

András Kócs, a resident of Yonkers, NY passed away on May 14, 2018. He was 84 years old. András was born in Ófehértó, Hungary to András and Emilia Kócs. He is survived by his wife, Erzsébet; daughters, Marian Djonbalaj (Henry) and Elizabeth Kócs; grandchildren, Alexandra, Adrian, Emilia, and Erik Endre; and cousins, Jolán Balogh and Piroska Kocsány. Fájdalomtól megtört...
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Bernard Minutella

October 5, 1944 - May 14, 2018


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Ralph Edward Magliulo

May 6, 2018

Ralph E. Magliulo of Pelham, New York passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2018. He was 90 years old. Ralph lived in Pelham for more than 50 years with his wife Kathleen who pre-deceased him in December 2009. They were married for 55 years. Ralph E. Magliulo was born on March 31, 1928 to Ralph and Frances Magliulo of Mount Vernon, NY. He had four older sisters (Margaret, Josephine, Carolyn, and...
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Margaret Oliva

April 29, 1939 - May 4, 2018

Margaret Ann Oliva of Mount Vernon NY passed away peacefully on May 4, 2018, five days after her birthday. She was 79 years old. Margaret was born in the Bronx to Joseph and Assunta Moliterno. She left Evanderchilds High School to attend Mount Vernon Business School. It was during that time that she met her ex-husband Angelo. They were married for 17 years. Margaret later moved to Mount...
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P.C. "Chi" Rella

May 9, 1929 - May 4, 2018

Pyung Chi Yoo Rella of Pelham Manor NY passed away peacefully in her sleep after a long illness on May 4, 2018, five days before her birthday. Chi was born in Seoul, South Korea and graduated from Ewha Womans University Medical School. In 1957, she came to the U.S., where she completed her medical training as an anesthesiologist and met her husband of 56 years, Dr. Vincent J. Rella. Together they...
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Marianna M. Gioia

April 30, 2018

Marianna Gioia would have been 93 on May 8th. She passed on April 30, 2018. She was an active member of the Pelham seniors for many years. She was predeceased by her husband Rocco (Rocky) in 2008. She is survived by her 3 children Linda, Joseph (Trish) Deborah (Gary). She loved her grandchildren, Dana (Kurt), Nicole (Manny) Kristin, Philip (Danielle), Rocco (Laura), Amanda (Mike), Jake, Sam,...
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Vincent Paul Frezzo

October 26, 1923 - April 28, 2018

Vincent Paul Frezzo, a life long resident of Pelham, N.Y. passed away on April 28, 2018 - he was 94 years young. Vincent was born in Mt. Vernon, N.Y. to Aniello and Josephine Frezzo. He graduated Edison High School, enlisted in the Army in 1943 and upon return he graduated from City College. He was stationed in Naples Italy, Northern France and travelled to other cities in Europe as an airplane...
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Jennie Rose Guarnieri

June 22, 1923 - April 26, 2018

Jennie Guarnieri of Mount Vernon, New York, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 26th 2018. She was 94 years old. Born and raised in Astoria, New York to Vito and Mary DeCarlo, Jennie was one of four children. After graduating from Julia Richmond High School, she furthered her education by attending secretarial school. After attending secretarial school, she met her future husband, James....
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James Patrick McGowan

March 25, 1968 - April 25, 2018

James McGowan of Weehawken NJ, formerly of Limerick, Ireland, passed away on Wednesday April 25th, 2018. He was 50 years old. Born in Dublin, Ireland to Dr. Patrick and Joan McGowan, James was one of six children, raised in Limerick, where he attended Crescent College Comprehensive SJ. After graduation from secondary school, James attended the University of Limerick, graduating with a Degree...
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Catalina M. Teitelbaum

March 7, 1933 - April 25, 2018

Catalina Teitelbaum of New Rochelle passed away on April 25, 2018. She was born on March 07, 1933. In lieu of flower donations, donations may be made to The Pelham Education Foundation in her name. www.pelhameducationfoundation.net
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Fred M. Gervat

December 12, 1940 - April 21, 2018

Fred Michael Gervat of Pelham NY passed away at New York Presbyterian Hospital on April 21, 2018. He was 77 years old. Fred was born in Flushing Queens to Vincent Gervat and Frances Dmock. He was raised in the Bronx where he attended local schools before graduating from Fordham University. Fred loved studying languages and learning. He held a Masters Degree in English from Creighton...
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Muriel Cullen

July 22, 1926 - April 15, 2018


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John A. Merola

April 15, 1963 - April 11, 2018

Beloved son of John and Mary Merola. A long life resident of Pelham Manor. John graduated from Pelham High, Westchester Community College, Manhattanville and Fordham University. Suddenly and unexpectedly passed away on April 11, 2018. Lover of all the arts - poetry, visiting museums. Avid Yankee fan. A celebration of John's life will take place at the Pelham Funeral Home, located at 64 Lincoln...
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Brenda Cox

July 21, 1946 - April 9, 2018

Brenda Cox of New Rochelle, NY passed away on April 10th 2018. She was 71 years old.
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Patricia Haggerty Walker

November 14, 1946 - April 7, 2018

Patricia Haggerty Walker of Pelham, New York, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 7th, 2018. She was 71 years old.  Born in Bronx, NY to Dr. John J. Haggerty and Rita McShane, Patricia was one of seven children. She was raised in Pelham and attended St. Catherine's School before graduating from Resurrection High School in Rye. She later obtained a degree from Berkeley College. After...
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Serge Bary

May 7, 1943 - April 6, 2018


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Julia Lacy

June 2, 1932 - April 4, 2018

Lacy, Julia of New Rochelle passed away on April 4th, 2018. She was 85 years old.
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Evelina Gates

January 18, 1946 - March 31, 2018

Evelina Gates, more affectionately known as Evie, was born on January 18, 1946 in Charleston, SC to parents Mary Ella and Robert Myers. Evelina lost her mother at a young age, which had a significant influence on whom she would later become. She learned to sew and cook from her Aunt, which helped her to take care of herself in her teenage years. As a young girl, she made her own dolls and...
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Richard L. Pellino

February 1, 1927 - March 30, 2018

Richard L. Pellino Sr. Born: February 1, 1927 Died: March 30, 2018 Beloved husband of 67 years to Concetta (Medici) Pellino, Devoted father of Richard Jr., and Michael, beloved father in law of Anna and Monica. Beloved son of the late Luigi and Pasqualina (Russo) Pellino, beloved brother of the late Paul, Aurelio, Joseph and Theresa (Pellino) Tedesco. Born in the upper east side of...
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Theresa Battaglia

December 26, 1938 - March 28, 2018

Theresa Battaglia of Pelham, New York, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. She was 79 years old. Born in the Bronx NY to Joseph Sales and Rose Simonelli. Theresa was one of five children. She was raised on Hoffman Street and attended local elementary school before graduating from Fordham High School. After graduation Theresa would meet her future husband while working as a...
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Francis Joseph Murray

April 2, 1942 - March 28, 2018

Francis Joseph Murray "Frank" of City Island passed away at his home on March 28, 2018. He was 75 years old. Frank was born in Manhattan to James Murray and Katheleen Thornbury. He attended Cardinal Farley Military Academy and graduated in the class of 1960. Frank continued his education at Iona College where he studied to be an accountant. He graduated in 1965 with a degree and later became...
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Bertha Hill

March 28, 2018

Bertha M. Hill was called to be home with the Lord on March 28, 2018. Bertha was born in Warrenton, NC to the late William and Vivian Kearney. She was the fourth child of seven siblings. Bertha was predeceased by her parents, William and Vivian Kearney; daughter, Barbara Flowers, grand daughter, Chanee Taylor; grandson, Kyle Hill; brother, Lawrence Kearney; sister, Mary (Sweetpea) Kearney....
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Gloria Gengo

March 21, 2018

Gloria Gengo of New York passed away peacefully on March 21, 2018. She was 91 years old.
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Margaret Mary Burke

March 26, 1941 - March 15, 2018

Margaret "Meg" Burke of Pelham Manor, New York, passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2018. She was 76 years old. Born in New Rochelle NY to William Telford and Kathleen Dooley, Meg was the eldest of two and was raised in Pelham Manor with her brother Bill. She graduated from Pelham Memorial High School before attending the Brockport State teachers College. After attending Brockport State Meg...
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Michael P. Carroll

July 15, 1948 - March 15, 2018

Michael Carroll passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at his home on Thursday, March 15, 2018. He was 69 years old and a life long resident of Pelham. He attended St. Catharine's elementary school and graduated from Pelham Memorial High School in 1967. After graduation Michael served in the U.S. Air Force Military Police. Michael worked for the New Rochelle Post Office, but his...
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James Jay McGuirl

March 14, 2018

James Jay McGuirl, 62, of St. Petersburg, FL, died unexpectedly on March 14th in his cherished home. Born in 1955 to Mildred and Robert McGuirl, Jim grew up in Pelham Manor, NY, the youngest of five children. He graduated from Pelham Memorial High School, where he played several sports and maintained a large group of friends. Following graduation, Jim settled in St. Pete, where he raised...
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Panduranga Jallepalli

March 12, 2018

Panduranga Jallepalli of Pelham, NY passed away peacefully on March 12, 2018. He was 72 years old.
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Angelo Forte

July 23, 1938 - March 5, 2018

Angelo Forte was born in Italy, July 1938, in the small town of Maranola, Formia, on the Mediterranean coast just south of Rome. He grew up in a large, happy, family with his six sisters and a brother. In the mid-1950s, after the early death of his father, the family moved to New York where he continued his studies in economics/business. Still in his late twenties, he returned to Rome and...
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Maggie L. Hickson-James

February 12, 1941 - March 4, 2018


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Margaret Coyle

July 8, 1921 - March 3, 2018

Margaret Coyle, of New Rochelle, NY, passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2018.  She was 96 years old. Born in New York City to Felix and Catherine Hackett, Margaret was one of six children.  She attended Julia Richmond High School.  It was in her final year of high school at a graduation party where she met her husband of 68 years, James Coyle.  They were married in November, 1943. Margaret...
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Alice Theresa Materasso

May 17, 1941 - March 1, 2018

Alice Materasso of Bronx, New York, passed away at her home on Thursday, March 1st, 2018. She was 76 years old. Born in New York City to John and Connie Okpych, Alice was one of two girls. She was raised in the Bronx where she attended local schools. After graduation from High School Alice would marry her High School sweetheart Carmine Materasso. They would marry in October 1961 at St....
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Fr. John Martin Crotty

January 28, 1921 - February 20, 2018

Father John Martin Crotty of Bronx, NY passed away peacefully on February 20, 2018. He was 97 years old.
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Kevin Robert Glynn

September 26, 1953 - February 18, 2018

Kevin Robert Glynn of New Rochelle, NY passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, February 18th at Columbian Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City. He was 64 years old. Born on September 26th, 1953, Kevin grew up in Yonkers. A graduate of Iona Preparatory School (1971) and Iona College (1975), Kevin went on to receive his Master's Degree in International...
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James Eugene Byrnes

October 26, 1940 - February 16, 2018

James Eugene Byrnes of New Rochelle, New York, passed away at his home surrounded by family on Friday, February 16, 2018. Born in New York City to James T. and Marjorie Cummings Byrnes. James was the second eldest of four and was raised in Pelham, NY. He attended St Catharine's Elementary School and Pelham Memorial High School, where he made many lifelong friends. After graduation from the...
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Josephine Monaco

March 8, 1929 - February 9, 2018

Josephine (Ranisi) Monaco of Pelham Manor, NY passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on February 9th, 2018. She was 88 years old. Josephine was born in New York City on March 8, 1929 to Vincent and Anna (Giello) Ranisi. She loved to travel, cook and spend time with her family at her condo in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida. She is survived by her three children; Anthony (Emma)...
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Rebecca Louise Gugliotta

February 5, 2018

Rebecca "Becky" Gugliotta, formally of Pelham and New York City passed away on February 05, 2018. She was 83 years old. Rebecca was born in Drayton, North Dakota on September 09, 1934. A passionate learner; Rebecca attended the University of North Dakota before transferring to Brooklyn College where she graduated with a BA. It was shortly after she arrived in New York that she met the love of her...
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Angela Gilanian

July 25, 1926 - February 4, 2018

Gillian, Angela of Emerson, NJ passed away peacefully on February 04, 2018. She was 91 years old.
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Carmella Fisher

January 14, 1926 - February 1, 2018

Carmella Fisher of Mount Vernon passed away on February 01, 2018. She was 92 years old.
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Kenneth Warren Lane

May 6, 1940 - January 31, 2018

Kenneth Warren Lane of New Rochelle passed away on January 31, 2018. He was born on May 06, 1940.
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Libbie Sandra Lederstein

June 30, 1939 - January 31, 2018

Libby Sandra Lederstein was born on June 30, 1939 and passed away on January 31, 2018. She was a resident of New Rochelle, NY.
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Janet Peterson

July 4, 1918 - January 28, 2018


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George Veishlow

October 26, 1931 - January 25, 2018

George Veishlow of Pelham, New York passed away on Thursday, January 25, 2018. He was 86 years old. George was born in 1931 in New Rochelle, NY to Walter and Anna Veishlow. He attended New Rochelle High School, Class of 1949. George served in the 508th Army Airborne Regiment from 1951 to 1954. He received an Honorable Discharge, Sergeant First Class. He then worked as an Operating Engineer for...
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Anna M. O'Neill

August 1, 1928 - January 21, 2018


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Valaree Megan Schwab

August 24, 2001 - January 10, 2018

Valaree Megan Schwab, 16, of New Rochelle, NY, died on January 10, 2018. She lived here most of her life. Valaree was a Junior at New Rochelle High School taking advanced placement and honors classes. She was an outspoken political activist who rallied friends together to fight injustice. Valaree was also an avid musician. She enjoyed playing her guitar and writing her own songs. Valaree loved...
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Anibal Gutierrez

April 28, 1947 - January 8, 2018


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Guido Giantelli

January 5, 2018

Guido A. Giantelli of Pelham New York passed away on Friday January 5th 2018. He was 84 years old. Guido was born in Mount Vernon NY to Guido and Jeanette (née Spiridigliozzi). He graduated from Edison High School and enlisted in the United States Air Force. It was in high school that he met his wife of 62 wonderful years… Julia Spinazola. While still in the Air Force the couple married in...
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Errol Fitzmaurice Dinnall

March 3, 1964 - January 4, 2018

Errol Fitzmaurice Dinnall of Bronx, New York passed away peacefully on Thursday January 4, 2018. He was 53 years old. Errol was born at Lewisham Hospital, London, U.K. Errol was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder in childhood however was independent and lived a full life despite his challenges. He attended Greenvale School in London until he moved with his family to Bronx, New York at 17...
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Barbara Grace Bartlett

September 5, 1946 - January 2, 2018

Barbara Grace Bartlett of Pelham, New York, passed away peacefully on the evening of Tuesday, January 2, 2018, in Bronxville, NY. She was 71 years old. Born in Hartford Connecticut to Harry Amos Bartlett Jr. and Isabel Denerich Bartlett. Barbara was the eldest of four and raised in Pelham with her siblings, Harry III, Paul and June. Barbara attended Pelham public schools, where she made many...
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Christopher David Guida

December 25, 1992 - January 1, 2018

Christopher David Guida of Pleasantville New York passed away suddenly on Monday January 1st 2018. He was 25 years old. Christopher was born in Westchester Medical to Debra Guida. He moved from Portchester to Pelham where he lived for 2 years with his mother and grandmother before moving to Pleasantville in 2000. He graduated from Pleasantville High School in 2011 and attended Westchester...
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Mark Morrissey

December 31, 2017

Mark Joseph Morrissey of Hawthorne, formally of Pelham, New York passed away on Sunday, December 31st 2017. He was 56 years old. Mark was born in Bronxville, New York to John and Patricia Morrissey. He was the youngest of 6 children. Born with cerebral palsy, Mark's physical limitations were clear — he never walked and he was never able to speak sentences, or feed himself. Those limitations...
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Christopher Barnett

December 30, 2017

Without warning Christopher Ryan Barnett of Pelham Manor New York passed away suddenly on Saturday December 30th 2017. He was 23 years old. Christopher was born in Long Island College Hospital to Walter and Barbara Barnett. He was raised in Brooklyn with his older brother Walter IV (4 years older) whom he always looked up to in life. At the age of 3 Christopher and his family moved to Pelham...
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Nancy R. Shaw

June 4, 1936 - December 28, 2017

Nancy Shaw of Pelham passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2017. She was 81 years old. Nancy was born in New Rochelle on June 4th 1936 to Frederick and Nancy Rayner.  She graduated from New Rochelle High School and then received her teaching degree from New Rochelle College. Nancy worked as a teacher in Pelham Children's Center. She loved to teach and had a great love for children. If...
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Arlene Terry Murphy

December 24, 2017

Arlene Terry Murphy of Mount Vernon passed away on December 24, 2017.
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Kathleen Giebel

April 8, 1928 - December 24, 2017

Kathleen (Kay) Christal Giebel of Pelham passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017. She was 89. Kay was born in 1928 in New Rochelle to John and Margaret Keenan Christal.  She attended Prospect Hill School and graduated from PMHS in 1945.  Kay then began her career as a fashion model with the Hartford Agency in New York. On August 17, 1950, Kay married her husband of 47 years, Colonel...
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Antonio Marques

December 23, 2017

Antonio C. Marques, a lifelong resident of Mount Vernon, NY passed away on December 23, 2017. He was 75 years old. Antonio was born in Vizio, Portugal to Jose Da Silva Marques and Maria Augusta Da Cruz. He was the oldest of three children. After graduating from High School Antonio joined the Portuguese Airforce and worked as an Aircraft mechanic. In 1967 Antonio married his wife of 51 years,...
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Eleanor Milo

May 10, 1916 - December 23, 2017

ELEANOR MILO, formerly of Pelham Manor, NY, passed away peacefully on December 23, 2017.She was 101 years old. Eleanor was born in Utica, NY on May 10th, 1916 to Michael Romano and Maria Quaglietta. She married Sam (Migliozzi) Milo in NYC on May 8th 1938. Eleanor is survived by her children, John Milo, Robert Milo, Marilyn Gabriele, 10 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, 2 great great...
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Alexander Minella

November 13, 1928 - December 22, 2017

Alexander Minella, 89, of Pelham Manor, New York, died on December 22, 2017 at Calvary Hospital. Alexander was born in New York City on November 13, 1928 to Alice and Luigi Minella. He is predeceased by his parents, his brother Anthony and sister, Joann. He received his undergraduate degree from NYU and graduated with a juris doctor law degree from St. John's University. He served in the US...
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Hermann K. Berger

February 27, 1919 - December 14, 2017

Hermann K. Berger of Pelham Manor passed away peacefully on December 14, 2017. He was born on February 27, 1919.
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Margaret Kibler

March 5, 1921 - December 13, 2017

Margaret Kibler was born on March 05, 1921 and passed away on December 13, 2017. Margaret was a resident of Mohegan Lake.
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Ralph Nanna

October 4, 1930 - December 13, 2017

Ralph Nanna, A life long resident of Mount Vernon passed away on Wednesday, December 13th 2017. He was 87 years old. Ralph was born in Casamassima Italy to Giuseppe Nanna and Marianna Acito. He was raised in Italy before immigrating to Mount Vernon in 1950. Ralph worked various jobs before returning back to his homeland in 1962 where he would meet his wife of 54 years Carmela DeTommaso. They...
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Oronzo J. Giustino

February 17, 1929 - December 11, 2017

Giustino, Oronzo J. of Bronx, NY passed away on December 12, 2017. He was born on February 17, 1929.
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Yolanda Maria Durning

December 5, 2017

YOLANDA M. DURNING formerly of Pelham Manor, NY, died peacefully on December 5, 2017. She was 79 years old. Fondly known as "Mamabird" and "Cool Breeze" by her children, Yollie to her siblings and parents, and Aunt Yollie to her dozens of nieces and nephews, Yolanda was born and raised in Middle Village, Queens where she graduated from Newtown High School. She met her husband, Philip M. Durning,...
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Brian Joseph Knapp

December 5, 2017

Knapp, Brian Joseph of New Rochelle passed away peacefully on December 05, 2017. He was born on September 17, 1956. Brian Joseph Knapp is survived by his wife, Debra Knapp, his two children, Dana DuBios (Danny) and Ryan Knapp (Cristina). A celebration of Brian's life will take place at the Pelham Funeral Home located at 64 Lincoln Avenue, Pelham NY on Sunday, December 10th, from 5:00 to 8:00...
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Suzanne Helene Davies

June 24, 1924 - November 28, 2017

Suzanne Helene Davies of Mount Vernon passed away peacefully on November 28, 2017. She was born on June 24, 1924.
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Anthony Senerchia, Jr.

March 11, 1971 - November 25, 2017

After a courageous, fourteen yearlong battle with ALS, Anthony Senerchia Jr. passed away on Saturday, November 25th. He was 46 years old. The third of four boys born in Mount Vernon, NY to Anthony and Rose Senerchia, Anthony was the inspiration behind the "ALS Ice Bucket Challenge". Anthony was raised in Pelham, NY where he attended Prospect Hill School before graduating from Pelham Memorial High...
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Frances Russillo

September 12, 1916 - November 25, 2017

Frances Julia Trella Russillo, matriarch of the Adolph Russillo family of Pelham, NY, passed from this Earthly realm Saturday, November 25, 2017. The widow of the late Adolph V. Russillo, Frances was 101 years old at the time of her passing. Born in Richmondale, Pennsylvania September 12, 1916, Frances was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Seaman Trella. Frances was predeceased by...
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Monica Mary D'Angelo

May 24, 1944 - November 17, 2017

Monica Mary D'Angelo of Pelham, NY passed away peacefully on November 17, 2017. She was born in the Bronx on May 24, 1944, to Ellen (Hennessey) and Michael Palmentiero, who raised nine children. Monica Mary D'Angelo graduated from Monsignor Scanlan High School and Hunter College, and then later obtained her Master's Degree in education from the College of New Rochelle. Monica worked as a public...
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Joseph "Soapy" Murphy

July 19, 1978 - November 9, 2017

Joseph "Soapy" Murphy of Park Ridge, NJ formerly of Tower, Co. Cork Ireland passed away suddenly on November 9th, 2017.  He was 39 years old. Joseph was born in Co Cork on July 19th 1978 to Joseph and Anne Murphy. He attended Scoil Mhuire in Montenotte, Cork before working local jobs. He eventually started working for Stryker. It was while working in Stryker that he met the love of his life...
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Mary Dee Davis

May 7, 1931 - November 5, 2017

Mary Dee Davis of Mount Vernon, formerly of Wilmington, North Carolina, passed away on November 5, 2017, surrounded by her family, at 86 years old. Mary Dee was born in Bronxville, NY on May 7, 1931 to Robert and Dorothy Emison. She spent her early years in Bronxville and then moved to Sleepy Hollow at age ten with her sister, Anne and her parents. She attended The Masters School in Dobbs Ferry...
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Maura Harkin O'Sullivan

October 18, 1925 - November 3, 2017

Maura H. O' Sullivan of Pelham Manor, formally of Co. Carlow Ireland, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on November 3rd, 2017.  She was 92 years old. Maura was born in Leighlinbridge on October 18, 1925 to James and Margaret Harkin. She attended local schools in Ireland before studying to be a maternity nurse in Temple Hill, Blackrock, Co. Dublin. Upon graduation, Maura came to...
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Daquan Foster

September 13, 1995 - October 29, 2017

With out a word of warning in Tacoma, Washington PFC Daquan Foster of New Rochelle passed away suddenly on October 29th 2017. Daquan was 22 years old. He was born in the Bronx on September 13th,1995 to Joseph Foster and Dawn Whitley. The oldest of four children Daquan was a loving, loyal and smart child. He had a magnetic personality which helped him to make friends everywhere he went. Daquan was...
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Pasquale Antonio DeAngelis

October 27, 2017

Pasquale Antonio DeAngelis of Pelham Manor passed away peacefully on October 27, 2017.  He was 95 years old. Pasquale was born in Manhattan to Angelo and Rose De Angelis. He attended Benjamin Franklin High school. Upon graduation, Pasquale went to work for his cousin where he learned his trade as a plumber. It was also during that period that Pasquale would meet his future wife of 65 years Ann...
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Harry Chiamulera

June 4, 1931 - October 19, 2017

Harry Chiamulera of Pelham passed away on Thursday, October 19th 2017. He was 86 years old. Harry was born in the Bronx to John and Ida Chiamulera. He was raised in the Bronx where he attended Dewitt Clinton High School before studying History at Iona College on a scholarship for Basketball. Harry was an avid basketball player and often played with Richie Guerin from the NBA while attending Iona....
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Edward William Eiler

March 21, 1938 - October 5, 2017

Edward William Eiler passed away peacefully on October 5th. Edward was born to the late Victoria and Edward Eiler Sr. on March 21, 1938. He was raised in the Bronx and married Joan Catti Eiler and moved to Pelham in 1976 where he spent wonderful years with family and friends. His greatest pleasure was being with family whom he loved and cherished so much. He was always there to help anyone in...
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