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Hazel Galante of Mahopac, NY passed away Monday October 24, 2016 at the age of 86. She was born in Mt. Vernon, NY on February 19, 1930, the daughter of Jordan and Mary Miranda Silva.Hazel moved to Mahopac 23 years ago from Mt. Vernon. She was a very fashionable lady and enjoyed music and dancing.On September 1, 1956 she married Michael C. Galante at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Mt. Vernon. In addition to her husband of 60 years,... Read more
Rose M. Romeo
Rose M. Romeo of Mahopac, NY passed away peacefully on October 22, 2016 at the age of 93. She was born in NY City on December 19, 1922, the daughter of Michele Innamorato and Rosalia Pateri Innamorato.Rose was a retired secretary at the Philatelic Foundation in Manhattan.She is survived by her daughter, Donna Righetti and her husband Reno of Mahopac, her son Frank Romeo and his wife Kaye of Yardley, PA, her grandchildren Frank Romeo and... Read more
Frank M. Piro, Jr.
Frank M. Piro Jr., a longtime resident of Mahopac, NY passed away on October 21, 2016 at the age of 63. He was born in Bronxville, NY on November 6, 1952, the son of Mary and Frank M. Piro Sr.Frank was a retired water treatment plant operator for Westchester County. He enjoyed antique cars and hot-rods and liked going to car shows.He is survived by his daughter, Nicole of Patterson, NY, his son Matthew of Mahopac, his sister, Phyllis... Read more
Dennis J. Vickery, Sr.
Dennis J. Vickery, Sr. of Carmel, NY passed away on October 13, 2016 at the age of 71. He was born in Yonkers, NY, the son of Herman and Caroline (DeSisto) Vickery. Dennis was a retired NYPD Detective serving on the force for over 30 years. He was also a proud veteran of the US Army having served during the Vietnam War. Dennis is survived by his wife Mary; son Dennis Jr. and his wife Charissa; daughter Cristina Mattocks and her husband... Read more
Harold Lake, Jr.
Harold Lake, Jr. of Mahopac, NY formerly of Yonkers, NY passed away on 10/12/2016 at the age of 84. Retired from Con Edison in 1998, he traveled and enjoyed retirement with his wife Patricia, who passed in 2008. Harold leaves behind his children, Judy Lake, Michael Lake and Sheryl Foley. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Ryan Foley, Chad Foley, Dave Lake, Jen Lake, Dana Foley and Troy Lake, his great grandson. Cremation will be... Read more
Stanfield S. Pickles
Stanfield S. Pickles passed away on Friday October 7, 2016 at the age of 92. He was born in Mt. Vernon, NY on May 23, 1924, the son of Stanfield and Matilda Eggers Pickles. Stan grew up in Mt. Vernon and lived with his parents and his aunt and uncle, Caroline and Emil Leske.Following graduation from Edison Vocational and Technical High School in Mt. Vernon in 1943, Stan served in the US Navy during WWII. Following the war, he resided in... Read more
Ronald W. Schilpp
Ronald W. Schilpp of Mahopac, NY passed away on Thursday October 6, 2016 at the age of 78. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on September 22, 1938, the son of William E. and F. Jane (Tillier) Schilpp.Ron was raised in Hempstead, NY before moving to Mahopac 38 years ago. While in Hempstead, he was a member of the Hempstead Volunteer Fire Department where he served as captain of Engine #2 and the racing team. He also served as secretary of the... Read more
Joseph F. Russo
Joseph F Russo Sr., 89, of Mahopac, formerly of Purchase passed away with his family by his side on October 3, 2016 at the Bronx VA. Born September 26, 1927 in White Plains to the late Carlo Russo and Maria Oliva Russo.He was a proud veteran of the US Army having served our country during WWII. In 1961 he married Lillian Castelluccio. Joseph was the owner of A-1 Glass in North White Plains for over 40 years.He loved the Yankees and the... Read more
Michael A. White, Sr.
Michael A. White, Sr. passed away at his residence on Sunday, October 2nd at the age of 70. He was born in Cincinnati, OH, the son of Andrew and Letitia (Thorpe) White, III. He is survived by his wife Olive and his son Michael White, Jr.Friends and family are welcome to visit on Sunday, October 16th from 2-3 PM at the Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home in Mahopac. A memorial service will follow the visitation at 3PM, also at the funeral home. Read more
Girolamo "Jerry" Bauco
Girolamo (Jerry) Bauco, 83, passed away peacefully on September 29, 2016 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Jerry was born in 1933 and emigrated from Ripi, Italy to Bronx, NY at the age of 14. In the early-mid 50's, he served in the US Army in Fort Bliss, Texas. After his discharge, he married the love of his life, Carmela (Millie) Lucenti in 1956. They moved their young family to Somers, NY in 1969 where Jerry was a... Read more