Here are some recent obituaries writted by friends, family members, and colleagues of deceased Long Islanders.

Madison Square Garden referee, Shea Stadium umpire

Honorary FDNY firefighter who was appointed by Giuliani, AHRC employee

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Korean War veteran

Former Suffolk County Teacher of the Year

U.S. Navy veteran who earned four battle stars in WWII

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