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Recent deaths in the community
LANDEAU - Mary (nee Simas), of Mashpee, Massachusetts, formerly of
Asharoken, NY, died after a long illness on October 27, 2009. Born
October 25, 1921 in Brooklyn, NY, she was the wife of the late Wallace
Landeau and previously the late John P. Paone. Survived by her son,
John P. Paone, Jr. and his wife, Mary, of Mashpee. She was predeceased
by her son, Kenneth Paone. Grandmother of Jonathan Paone, of Chatham,
NJ, Adam Paone, of Canton, Massachusetts and Andrew Paone, of
Lexington, Massachusetts. Also survived by five great-grandchildren
and her brothers, Anthony Simas and his wife, Anne, of Albertson, NY
and Edward Simas and his wife, Maureen, of Eltingville, NY. Mass of
Christian Burial will be celebrated on October 30, 2009 at 1pm at St.
Anthony's Catholic Church, 167 East Falmouth Highway, East Falmouth,
Massachusetts, with burial at National Cemetery, Bourne,
Massachusetts. Please visit www.ccgfuneralhome.com.
2009. Born in East Northport January 27, 1921 (Ret. secretary from
Jericho School District). Beloved wife of the late Jack Baker and the
late Gus Miller. Devoted mother of the late Jack Baker and his wife
Patty and Sherry Baker Adams and her late husband Timmy. Loving Gamma
of James (Cindy) Baker, Kathleen Baker, Timmy (Amy) Adams, Buffie
(Steven Krane) Adams, Kacey (Timmy) O'Brien and the late Jackie Baker.
Cherished by nine great-grand children. Reposing Nolan &
Taylor-Howe Funeral Home, 5 Laurel Ave, Northport, Thursday (today)
2pm to 5pm and 7pm to 9pm. Funeral Service Friday 1pm at funeral home
with the Rev. Dr. Timothy Hoyt Duncan officiating. In lieu of flowers,
donations to V.N.S. Hospice of Suffolk (Hospice House), 505 Main
Street, Northport 11768, in "Sis" memory, appreciated. SCHEERER - Denise P., 67, of Huntington, on October 27, 2009.
Secretary for Helen Keller Services for the Blind in Huntington.
Beloved wife of the late Kenneth. Loving mother of Douglas (Kelli),
Diona and Derek. Adoring grandmother of Alexander Kenneth. Dear sister
of David Cannamela (Patricia). Visitation at M.A. Connell Funeral
Home, 934 New York Ave., Huntington Station on Friday 7-9pm and
Saturday 2 5pm and 7-9pm. A Service will be held at the Funeral Home
on Saturday evening. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in her
memory to Helen Keller Services for the Blind Senior Center. THOMPSON - Virginia Elizabeth, on October 26th, 2009, at 80 years.
Loving and devoted wife of Donald R. and dear mother of Richard F.,
David W. and Paul J. Thompson. She joins her parents Violet and George
Rasweiler and brother Frederick in Heaven. Loving grandmother to
Daniel, Weston, Chad, Shawnie, Deanna and Dylan, and extremely proud
great-grandmother to Miss Aubrey Thompson. In lieu of flowers,
donations may be made to Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD) at
158 Linwood Plaza, Suite 220, Fort Lee, NJ 07024 or to the Visiting
Nurse Service & Hospice House of Suffolk, Inc. at 505 Main St,,
Northport, NY 11768. A Memorial Service is planned at Old First
Presbyterian Church at 125 Main St., Huntington, NY 11743 on Saturday,
November 7th at 10:30am.