Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Dave Mock

Westbury Community Loses Beloved ‘Voice’Memorial Service for Dave Mock January 9Westbury native Damon “Dave” Mock who, for more than two decades, was best known as the “voice” of the Green Dragons, passed away...

Obituary: Herbert A. Nestler

Herbert A. Nestler, 101, died on Feb. 11, Born on the Lower East Side of New York City to Jacob and Esther Trachtenberg Nestler, Herbert was the middle of three sons. He was raised...

Obituary: Marie Elizabeth Gonet, 97

“Beth” Gonet, passed away on May 24 at Hunterdon Medical Center, Flemington NJ following a brief illness.  Former resident of New Hyde Park, until 2006 when she and her husband Henry, moved to Independence...

Obituary: Ruth Grosse

Ruth Grosse, of New Hyde Park, passed away on Jan. 18, 2011. Wife of the late Arthur. Arrangements entrusted to the McCourt & Trudden Funeral Home, Farmingdale. Services were held at Gloria Dei Lutheran...

Mildred Clegg Ackerly

Mildred Clegg Ackerly, born in Floral Park on June 21, 1933, died peacefully surrounded by her children in her home in Floral Park on Friday, Nov. 13. Dedicated educator and family matriarch, she was...

Obituary:Kenneth A. Brooker

Kenneth A. Brooker, 69, of Lincoln, NE, died on July 6, 2009. He was born in Astoria, NY, on Oct. 27, 1939 to George and Rita (Dougherty) Brooker. Kenny was a U.S. Marine veteran,...

Obituary – Yolanda Cardone

Yolanda CardoneYolanda Cardone (nee Clemente). Wife of the late Alfred. Mother of Peter, Maria, Jeanine and Christopher Duvally and the late Alfred. Grandmother of Michael and Jacqueline. She was a Catholic school teacher for...

Obituary: Bruce Allen Balton

New Hyde Park Memorial High School graduate Bruce Allen Balton, 56, of Milford, PA, died unexpectedly at his home on Oct. 4. He was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle, and best friend to...

Obituary: Albert J. Mayce

Albert J. Mayce, of Williston Park, died on July 20, 2011. He was a member of the Williston Park Fire Department Co. #3 and Williston American Legion Post #144. Husband of the late Marianne....

Obituary: Richard Stein

Richard Stein passed away on Feb. 15. Born on Aug. 29, 1930 in Manhattan and raised in New Hyde Park. Beloved husband to Jane (nee Parrott) for 59 years. Loving father of Rick Stein...