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The families of our community turn to us, because we give every funeral the respect it deserves. We believe that every funeral service should be truly memorable, flawlessly planned, and correct to the smallest detail. By giving our best, we provide real comfort to the families we serve.

Olga Constantino

Olga Constantino

7/12/2018

Olga Constantino of Barnegat, NJ and formerly of Yonkers, NY passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the age of 90. She was born in St. Albans, NY on December 3, 1927, the daughter of Giovanni Battista Panzarella and Orazia Mauriello Manfra Panzarella.Olga worked for many years at Coffee Service Systems in Mt. Vernon, NY before retiring in 1995. While living in Yonkers, she was a parishioner of St. Denis Church until moving to Barnegat... Read more

William E. Tobin

7/12/2018

William E. Tobin, a lifelong resident of Shenorock, NY passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the age of 59. Bill was born in Mt. Kisco, NY on December 11, 1958, the son of William J. and Jean A. Walsh Tobin.Bill graduated from Somers High School, class of 1977. He was a retired truck driver working for many years for Lawton Adams Construction in Somers. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion Post 1080 in Mahopac and a... Read more

Frances Jacobellis

Frances Jacobellis

7/11/2018

Frances Jacobellis, 76, of Mahopac, NY passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 with her loving family by her side. She was born in Sicily on November 6, 1941, the daughter of Giuseppe and Vincenza (Nigro) Amato.Frances came to the United States with her parents in 1952. She was a graduate of Evander Childs High School in the Bronx. Frances was a real estate agent with Billingsley Realty in Katonah, NY and a member of the... Read more

Frank Beyer

Frank Beyer

7/3/2018

Frank Beyer of Mahopac, NY died on July 3, 2018 at the age of 77. He was born in Brooklyn, NY the son of Frank and Minnie (Lepkow) Beyer. On June 1, 1963 he married Helga Jonke and they were blessed with three children Christine, Shirley, and Michael. Frank loved to ski, golf, travel, and work with landscaping and his pine trees. He loved watching his grandchildren engage in their various sports and go fishing and playing backgammon. ... Read more

Margaret McHale

Margaret McHale

7/2/2018

Margaret McHale of Mahopac, NY passed away peacefully on Monday, July 2, 2018 at the age of 87. She was born in Co. Kildare, Ireland on April 15, 1931.Margaret was the third of thirteen children born to Christopher and Margaret Galvin Burchell and settled in the United States in 1964 to raise her family. She is survived by her daughters, Sharon Nolan and her husband, John of Mahopac and Tara Privitera and her husband, Leonard of... Read more

Pauline Lutz

7/1/2018

Pauline Lutz, a longtime resident of Mohegan Lake, NY passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2018 at the age of 91. She was born in Bronxville, NY on November 11, 1926, the daughter of Philip and Anna Schmidt Lutz.Pauline worked for the Westchester Co. Department of Social Services in Peekskill, NY before retiring. She enjoyed watching sports, particularly baseball.She is survived by her nieces and nephews, Shirley McCord and her husband, Chet... Read more

Fred Pfaffenbach

Fred Pfaffenbach

6/28/2018

Fred Pfaffenbach of Mahopac, NY died peacefully at his home on June 28, 2018 at the age of 92. He was born in New York City on September 21, 1925, the son of Fred and Gertrude (Miller) Pfaffenbach. After high school, Fred joined the Army Air Corps and served proudly as an airplane mechanic. On November 8, 1947 he married Theresa Acton and they were blessed with four children. After the war, Fred became a carpenter in the Northeastern Carpenters... Read more

Jacob "Jake" Alfonso Santoriella

Jacob "Jake" Alfonso Santoriella

6/26/2018

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions in Jake's name to https://www.stbaldricks.org/memorial/124Jacob "Jake" Alfonso Santoriella of Mahopac, NY died on June 26, 2018 at the age of 16 after a fierce 8 year battle with Leukemia. Jake was born on December 7, 2001 in Mt. Kisco, NY, the son of Robert Santoriella and Cristina Rodriguez Santoriella.Jake was a sophomore at Mahopac High School and enjoyed ice hockey, cheering for... Read more

Frank E. Demeter

Frank E. Demeter

6/25/2018

Frank E. Demeter, 85, of Mahopac, died peacefully on Monday, June 25, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at Northern Westchester Hospital. Born in Tarrytown, Frank was the son of the late Frank and Elizabeth (Vecsey) Demeter. After graduating from Washington Irving High School in Tarrytown, Frank was drafted into the Korean War. He served in the United States Army until his honorable discharge on April 7, 1955. After the war, he attended New... Read more

George J. Castrataro

6/23/2018

George J. Castrataro of Croton-on-Hudson, NY passed away on June 23, 2018 at the age of 80. He was born in Queens, NY on January 3, 1938, the son of Vincenzo and Evelyn (Fiorito) Castrataro. George is survived by his beloved wife of 54 years, Elise Mary (Brennan) Castrataro, their children, Lynn Ann Castrataro and her husband Jeff Grayzel, James (Jim) Vincent Castrataro and his wife Dana, Michele Marie Newberger and her husband Jeremy;... Read more