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Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home, Lake Mahopac, NY, obituaries, online memorials

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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.

Elisabeth Eymann Dietrich

Elisabeth Eymann Dietrich

10/18/2017

Elisabeth Eymann Dietrich, a longtime resident of Mahopac, NY, passed away on Wednesday October 18, 2017 at the age of 90. She was born in Viekschny, Lithuania on January 14, 1927.Elisabeth was educated in Europe. She emmigrated to the United States in 1956 and was the owner of the Interlaken Motel in Mahopac.Elisabeth was a longtime member of Grace Lutheran Church in Yorktown Heights where she participated in the weekly bible study. ... Read more

Robert J. Tyra

10/10/2017

Robert J. Tyra of Lake Peekskill, NY passed away on October 10, 2017 at the age of 66. He was born in Yonkers, NY on May 14, 1951, the son of Joseph and Connie Ferro Tyra.Robert graduated from Saunders Trade School in Yonkers and served in the US Navy. He was a master diesel mechanic with Liberty Lines in Yonkers for 42 yearsHe is survived by his wife, Kimberly, his daughter Kristen and son Ezra, his sister Jiavanna Ettinger and her... Read more

Julia Yannone

Julia Yannone

10/3/2017

Julia Yannone of Somers, NY passed away on October 3, 2017 at the age of 94. She was born in New York City on September 22, 1923, the daughter of Nicholas and Rose (Angione) DeRose. Julia worked for March of Dimes in White Plains for over 15 years. She was also a homemaker and cherished the years raising her daughters. Julia is survived by her husband Carmine, daughters Adelaide Polito (Frank Annunziato), Roseanne LoCascio, and Lois... Read more

Robert P. Morini

Robert P. Morini

9/24/2017

Robert P. Morini passed away peacefully on September 24th, 2017 surrounded by his family. He fought valiantly. Robert was born on December 31st, 1953 to Reno and Anne (Buonassisi) Morini. He was the middle child of five: Ralph, Richard, Michael and Patty. Robert and his wife Patrice (Bartilucci) were married for 30 years and have two children, Victoria and Sam. He owns Harvest Country Properties and was a principal broker for Houlihan Lawrence... Read more

Joseph M. Tinelli

Joseph M. Tinelli

9/23/2017

Joseph M. Tinelli of Mahopac, NY passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the age of 68. He was born in the Bronx on March 11, 1949, the son of Leonard and Katherine (Kowatch) Tinelli. Joe was an active member of the Mahopac Knights of Columbus, Father John P. Mooney Counsel 5743 and earned the distinction of 4th Degree.Joe is survived by his wife of 44 years Jackie, his son Joseph, his daughter Adrienne Impieri, her husband Dan, his... Read more

Kevin G. Gorr

9/21/2017

Kevin G. Gorr of Mahopac, NY passed away on September 21, 2017 at the age of 59. He was born in Tarrytown, NY on October 14, 1957, the son of Richard and Mary Elizabeth (Lynch) Gorr. Kevin worked as a Transit Man in his father's surveying company for over 30 years. Kevin loved baseball and was an avid Yankees fan.Kevin is survived by his sister Kathryn Kayler and his nephew Christopher Kayler. All funeral services for Kevin will be... Read more

Bruno J. Kalkowski

Bruno J. Kalkowski

9/18/2017

Bruno J. Kalkowski of Mahopac, NY passed away on Monday, September 18th at the age of 71. He was born in Salzdahlum, Germany on February 6, 1946, the son of Joseph and Margaret (Jama) Kalkowski. Bruno worked for Coca-Cola in Elmsford, NY for 37 years before retiring in 2006. He earned the distinction of a perfect attendance record for 21 years straight. Bruno is survived by his wife Marilyn, his son Joe and his wife Colleen, his son... Read more

Dorothy McCray

9/17/2017

Dorothy McCray of Mahopac, NY, formerly of the Bronx, passed away peacefully on September 17, 2017 at the age of 91. She was born in New York City, thedaughter of Jacob E. and Christine (Bramble) Symister. Dorothy earned her Bachelor's Degree from Hunter College/City university of New York and worked as a Dietician in New York Hospital in the city for many years. On May 29,1955 she married Ezekiel McCray, they were married for over 62 years.... Read more

Andrew J. Panessa, Jr.

Andrew J. Panessa, Jr.

9/15/2017

Andrew J. Panessa, Jr. of Mahopac passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 at the age of 66. He was born in Yonkers, NY on November 12, 1950, the son of Andrew and Evelyn(LaVista) Panessa. Andy was a retired detective of the New Rochelle Police Department. Andy is survived by his wife Cindy, his daughter Cynthia McGraw, his son Andrew and his wife Ashley, his brother Frank, and his grandchildren Michael, Christopher, Erik, and Ryan. He... Read more

Karen L. Yates

Karen L. Yates

9/15/2017

Karen L. Yates of Carmel, NY passed away on Friday September 15, 2017 at the age of 45. She was born in Brooklyn on March 10, 1972, the daughter of Rocco and Elsie Nordgren Matteo.Karen was a Public Health Program Assistant for the Putnam County Department of Health.Karen is survived by her daughter Sarah, her brother Anthony Matteo and her sister Kristina Russell and her brother-in-law John, all of Carmel, her nieces and nephews and... Read more