Obituaries

Obituaries

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...

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...

Obituary: John M. Klett

John M. Klett also known as Grandpa John by many, beloved in New Hyde, who served as a Memorial Park attendant for over a decade in the village, passed away on Sunday Sept. 28. ...

Obituary: Kathleen Springer

Stewart Manor resident Kathleen Springer, a beloved teacher at Hillside Grade School in New Hyde Park for 39 years (previously Kathleen Alexander) who grew up in neighboring Garden City, died on Friday, Aug. 8...

Obituary: Jane Veroxie-Nyquist

Jane Veroxie-Nyquist of Locust Valley, New York, formerly of Glen Cove, passed away on Saturday, April 5.  She was the beloved wife of the late Peter, who passed away on March 9, 2013.  Loving...

Obituary: Tom Catalano, 54

The New Hyde Park community, as well as music students and teachers across Long Island, lost a prominent businessman and a cherished friend. Thomas Catalano Jr., general manager of Catalano Music, passed away at...

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: 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: Robert J. Valli, 76

Robert “Bob” Valli died May 30, at his home in New Hyde Park, after a three-year battle with brain cancer. He was 76. Valli was the consummate gentlemen, an accomplished businessman and enthusiastic volunteer. ...

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...