Community news from Asharoken to West Hills and every place in between.
Recent deaths in the community
DELLOTTO - Mary, (nee Kashur), 91, of Huntington Station, passed away
June 13, 2009. Beloved widow of Angelo (Al), mother of Linda Simeone
(Mario) and Elizabeth Meehan (John). Cherished grandmother of
Christopher and Michael Simeone and Justin, Damian and Sheila Meehan.
Loving great-grand mother of 10. Predeceased by her siblings Mike,
Steve, Nick, Frank, John and Joseph Kashur, and Anna Waratuck.
Survived by sib lings Katherine Marken, Harry Kashur, and Emma
Oresick. Visiting at the M.A. Connell Funeral Home, 934 New York Av,
Hunt. Sta., Monday June 15, 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Requiem Mass Tuesday at
St. Elizabeth's Church, 9:30am.
GRETSCHEL - Rose A., of Melville, formerly of Bethpage and Massapequa
on June 12, 2009. Beloved sister-in-law of Margaret and Elaine. Loving
aunt of laura, Robert Jr. and Linda Detlefsen. Adored great-aunt of
Michelle Beaulieu, Kristin Law, Jessica and Lisa Detlefsen, Joann
LePore Brown and Carolyn LePore. Predeceased by her brothers Joey,
Robert Sr., Adolph and her niece Cindy LePore. Reposing Massapequa
Funeral Home Inc. South Chapel 4980 Merrick Rd. (Co Whitewood Dr.)
Massapequa Park Monday 2-4 and 7-9pm. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday
11am St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church. Interment to follow at Amityville
Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be
made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Long Island Chapter 40
Marcus Drive, Suite 100 Melville, NY 11747.
O'DONNELL - Edna, (nee Cronin), of Dix Hills, on June 12, 2009.
Beloved wife of the late James. Loving mother of James (Mary), Clare
(Dan) & Geri (George). Cherished grandmother of 12 and
great-grandmother of 20. Family and friends may visit at the Claude R
Boyd-Caratozzolo Funeral Home, 1785 Deer Park Ave, Deer Park, NY 11729
on Sunday from 2:00-4:30 and 7:00-9:30pm. Mass of Christian Burial at
St. Matthew RC Church on Monday at 10:15am. Interment to follow at St.