Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary – Andrew A. Florio

Andrew A. Florio died on March 30, 2010. Husband of Shirley. Father of Gina Marie and Andrew Joseph. Father-in-law of Chris. The family was cared for by the Wiegand Bros. Funeral Home, Williston Park....

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: 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...

Obituary: Dr. Murray Postal

Dr. Murray Postal Dr. Murray Postal, known as “a man for all seasons,” died at his home in Delray Beach, FL, on Dec. 2, 2009. He was 89 years old. Dr. Postal was born...

Former Village Trustee Leaves Behind Lasting Legacy

She was the first woman to ever be elected to the Village of New Hyde Park’s Board of Trustees and was known as a force of nature by many who knew her. Sadly, village...

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,...

Bonnie Jean Wichern

Bonnie Jean Wichern, age 79, passed away peacefully on Nov. 28, in Hingham, MA. She was born in the Bronx, NY, to Thomas and Ruth Fahey (Kromberg). Bonnie is survived by her husband of...

Obituary: Elizabeth Betsy Ehrbar

Elizabeth “Betsy” Loretta Ehrbar peacefully passed away on Nov. 20, 2010 at the age of 59. Born and raised in Great Neck, Betsy later moved to Manhasset and spent the last 28 years in...

Rosalie “Mickey” Greenberg, 97

Rosalie “Mickey” Greenberg, who was very much a part of the Great Neck history from 1946 until 1997, died on October 14. She was born on November 27, 1917, and would have been 98...

New Hyde Park Lays Teen To Rest

The tragic death of New Hyde Park Memorial sophomore Leah Kuczinski, 16, has jolted not only her family and friends, but the community as well in a rippling effect of emotional grief that stretched...