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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.

Angelo L. Bergamasco

Angelo L. Bergamasco

2/18/2017

Angelo L. Bergamasco, age 84, of Mahopac, NY and formerly of the Bronx, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday February 18, 2017. He was born in Manhattan on March 14, 1932, the son of Pasquale and Irene Bergamasco.Angelo served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a retired master butcher for the Grand Union grocery chain in New York City. Additionally, he was a member of American Legion Post 153 in the Bronx and a... Read more

Barbara M. Zeisler

Barbara M. Zeisler

2/15/2017

Barbara M. Zeisler of Mahopac, NY and formerly of the Bronx, passed away on Wednesday, February 15th at the age of 71. She was born in the Bronx, the daughter of John and Margaret (Schipits) Nolan. Barbara is survived by her significant other of 25 years James Myers, daughter Susan Salamone and her husband Joseph, daughter Eileen Zeisler and her companion Dave Dobrozsi, son Joseph and his companion Evlyn Richardson, and brother Thomas... Read more

Carmela Yobak

Carmela Yobak

2/14/2017

Carmela Yobak, a longtime resident of Mahopac, NY passed away on Tuesday, February 14th at the age of 95. She was born in New York, NY, the daughter of Daniel and Josephine (Sica) Cappiello. On April 8, 1945 she married Charles Yobak in the Bronx. Carmela worked as a monitor in Mahopac Middle School for over 20 years. The students knew her as "Little Millie".Carmela is survived by her daughter Janet Pizzola, daughter Frances Ruocco and... Read more

Suzanne F. Muller

Suzanne F. Muller

2/12/2017

Suzanne F. Muller of Mahopac, NY passed away on Sunday February 12, 2017 at the age of 78. She was born in Brooklyn on November 24, 1938, the daughter of John and Frances Olsen.Suzanne worked for many years as a school bus driver and dispatcher with the Somers School District. She is survived by her son John and his wife Lorraine of Clifton Park, NY, her daughter Mary Meyer-Funk and her husband Paul of Mahopac and her grandchildren,... Read more

Carmine Macchia

Carmine Macchia

2/8/2017

Carmine Macchia of Mahopac, NY passed away on Wednesday February 8, 2017 at the age of 92. He was born in Orange, New Jersey on August 9, 1924, the son of Giuseppe and Elvira Spiniello Macchia.Carmine served in the US Army and was a retired boiler maintenance worker with the New York City Housing Authority in the Bronx.He is survived by his daughter, Marilyn Kalkowski and her husband Bruno on Mahopac, his sons, Joseph and wife Janice of... Read more

Erin W. Bentivegna

Erin W. Bentivegna

1/30/2017

Erin Bentivegna went to heaven on Monday, January the 30th at her home in Mahopac NY after a 14 year battle with cancer surrounded by her brother Jonathan and her parents Margaret and Joe, and her priest and hospice nurse both called Pat. She was 18 years old. She was born in NYU in New York City and lived in Yonkers NY until she was 7 at which time she moved to Mahopac NY. While in Yonkers she attended St. John the Baptist elementary school. ... Read more

Eleanor Jessup

Eleanor Jessup

1/27/2017

Eleanor Jessup of Mahopac, NY passed away peacefully at home on Friday January 27, 2017 at the age of 95. She was born in Belfast, Ireland on September 29, 1921, the daughter of Samuel and Sarah Jane Kernohan Stevenson.Eleanor came to the United States as a child in 1927, settling with her family in Brooklyn, NY. She married Henry Samuel Jessup and they moved to Mahopac where she has lived for the past 68 years.Eleanor was a legal... Read more

Giulia Amato

Giulia Amato

1/26/2017

Giulia Amato of Mahopac, NY and formerly of the Bronx, passed away on January 26, 2017 at the age of 81. She was born in Gaeta, Italy on May 23, 1935,the daughter of Gaetano and Francesca (Quagliozzi) Salemme. On April 30, 1955 she married Alfonso Amato. After the birth of their three children, they immigrated to the US and she worked as a seamstress for many years.Giulia loved to cook, garden and collect trinkets. She loved to be around... Read more

Robert E. Detlefsen

Robert E. Detlefsen

1/26/2017

Robert E. Detlefsen of Putnam Valley, NY passed away on Thursday January 26, 2017 at the age of 75. He was born in the Bronx on February 27, 1941, the son of Ralph and Lorraine Paquet Detlefsen.Robert earned his bachelor's degree in chemistry from Hunter College and served in the Army National Guard. He was a retired chemist with Ciba-Geigy in Ardsley, NY.Robert was a train enthusiast and was a volunteer at the Danbury, CT Railroad... Read more

Catherine Lebleu

Catherine Lebleu

1/26/2017

Catherine Lebleu passed away on January 26, 2017 at the age of 59. She and her family own Shopping Center Wine & Liquor in Cortlandt Manor, NY. She is survived by her husband Brian Yong and her children April and Eric Kim. Please see service information below. Read more