Erasmus Tafuro, ex-Muttontown highways commissioner, dies
Erasmus Tafuro was better known in the Syosset and Muttontown communities as "Raz."
And he was best known for his eagerness to assist others.
"If he liked you, there's nothing he wouldn't do for you," said State Sen. Carl Marcellino (R-Syosset), a friend of 30 years, "and there wasn't a lot of people he didn't like."
Tafuro, a World War II veteran, a former Muttontown highways...