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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.

Anthony S. "Tony" Guarente

Anthony S. "Tony" Guarente

6/18/2018

Anthony S. "Tony" Guarente of Yorktown Heights, NY died on June 18, 2018 at the age of 73. He was born on September 20, 1944 in the Bronx, the son of Anthony and Anna (Mazzella) Guarente. On May 11, 2012, he married Mary Mazzoni in Mahopac, NY. Tony and Mary are retired teachers of the New York City school system.Throughout his life, Tony had a passion for learning, for literature (from Shakespeare to DC Comics), for movies, for history and... Read more

Antonio Monaco

Antonio Monaco

6/17/2018

Antonio Monaco of Carmel, NY passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at the age of 81. He was born in Colledimezzo, Italy on November 21, 1936, the son of Ercole and Luisa (DelPeschio) Monaco.Antonio, along with his wife Maddalena and children Giorgio and Luisa came to the United States on August 3, 1969. He was a bricklayer and mason working for Rosen and Morelli Construction in Manhattan. He worked on many of the buildings that were built... Read more

Dennis G. Bunyea

6/13/2018

Dennis G. Bunyea, a lifelong resident of Mahopac, NY passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at the age of 71. He was born in Mahopac on January 20, 1947, the son of Clinton R. and Theresa Murphy Bunyea.Dennis was a mechanic for the Town of Carmel Highway Department, retiring after 28 years of service to the town. Dennis owned stock cars and raced his number 61 car in many of the states surrounding New York, including Pennsylvania,... Read more

William P. O'Dell

6/10/2018

William P. O'Dell of Mahopac, NY passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at the age of 64. He was born in Mt. Kisco, NY on March 9, 1954, the son of Wallace and Edna O'Dell.Bill was a retired auto body mechanic at Yorktown Auto Body in Yorktown Heights, NY. He loved country music, muscle cars and classic cars and his dog, Buddy.On October 22, 1996 he married Alice Mackenroth who survives at home. He is also survived by his daughter... Read more

Delia M. Zaborney

6/4/2018

Delia M. Zaborney of Carmel, NY passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018 at the age of 86. She was born in North Tarrytown, NY on July 27, 1931, the daughter of Aurelio and Julia Marchioni.On August 31, 1957 she married John F. Zaborney at St. Theresa's Church in North Tarrytown, now known as Sleepy Hollow. Along with her husband, Delia moved to Carmel in 1968 from North Tarrytown. Prior to his passing on June 29, 2012, they would attend the... Read more

Joan Palazzola

Joan Palazzola

5/28/2018

Joan Palazzola of Somers, NY and formerly of Manhattan passed away peacefully on Monday, May 28, 2018 at the age of 81. She was born in Manhattan on October 5, 1936, the daughter of Stephen and Margaret Hanna Palazzola.Joan was a retired clerk at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan. She enjoyed playing bingo.Joan is survived by her loving daughter Denise Orengo and son-in-law Jose of Mahopac. She was predeceased by her husband, Michael... Read more

Kathryn D. Lupo

Kathryn D. Lupo

5/27/2018

Kathryn D. Lupo of Mahopac, NY passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at the age of 82. She was born in New York City on August 31, 1935. Kathryn worked as an administrative assistant at Guideposts in Carmel, NY for many years. Her family was very important to her and she enjoyed spending time with them and making memories.Kathryn is survived by her husband Salvatore and her sons Robert, Jim, Quentin, and Tom. She was predeceased by her... Read more

John "Red" Gillespie

John "Red" Gillespie

5/23/2018

John D. "Red" Gillespie of Mahopac, NY passed away on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the age of 70. He was born in Scotland on October 7, 1947, the son of Joseph and Nora Henderson Gillespie.John proudly served in the US Army and was stationed in Germany during the Vietnam War. He is a member of VFW Post 5491 in Mahopac. John is a retired FDNY firefighter and first responder who served in 76 Engine in Harlem and 273 Engine in Flushing,... Read more

Mario Inzano

Mario Inzano

5/23/2018

Mario Inzano of Mahopac, NY passed away on May 23, 2018 at the age of 67. He was born in the Bronx on August 30, 1950, the son of Sebastian and Thomasina(Vasconi) Inzano. Mario owned the Hilltop Service Station in Shrub Oak for many years.Mario is survived by his wife Anna, his sons Frank and Sebastian("Sam"), his daughter Laurie Kamvosoulis, his siblings Sebastian, Nancy, and Danny; and his grandchildren Tianna, Ariana, Celena, Mario III,... Read more

Walter J. Doherty

Walter J. Doherty

5/22/2018

Walter Joseph Doherty was born September 24, 1936 to Helen (Gierum) & Walter Doherty in Queens, NY. Walter graduated from St. Gabriels School in East Elmhurst then after graduating from Regis High School he went to Manhattan College and majored in Math. Walter started dating Margaret McAnanly in Freshman year of college. They married September 1, 1958 and were happily married for almost 60 years. They were blessed with 6 children Jim (Rose),... Read more