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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.

Viola O'Brien

Viola O'Brien

8/3/2018

Viola O'Brien passed away peacefully on Friday, August 3, 2018 at the age of 81 with her family by her side. She was born in Port Chester, NY on January 8, 1937, the daughter of John and Wanda Tybursky Endriss.Viola was a longtime resident of Mahopac, NY before moving to Carmel, NY 17 years ago. She was a registered nurse and had worked at Waterview Hills Nursing Center in Purdys, NY. After Waterview, she worked many years at Field Home... Read more

Margaret Colombo

Margaret Colombo

8/2/2018

Margaret Colombo of Somers, NY passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at the age of 85. She was born in New York City on July 27, 1933, the daughter of Domenico and Vincenza(DiLorenzo) DiMare. On January 15, 1960 she married John Colombo and they were blessed with their daughter Liza.Margaret loved to travel, spend time with family, and play Canasta. She worked for Robison Oil and later on Union Carbide where she affectionately earned the... Read more

Dagmar S. Swanson

7/29/2018

Dagmar S. Swanson, a lifelong resident of Carmel, NY passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the age of 94. She was born in North Salem, NY on December 31, 1923, the daughter of Arvid and Anna Swenson.Dagmar graduated from North Salem Central High School in 1941. She was a manager for the National Dog Registry before her retirement in 1987.Dagmar was a member of Drew United Methodist Church in Carmel where she volunteered at... Read more

Brian C. Mackay

7/24/2018

Brian C. Mackay of Danbury, CT passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at the age of 63. He was born in Queens, NY on June 25, 1955, the son of Lawrence C. and Mary Elizabeth Mackay.Brian was a law librarian with the Nassau County Court System prior to his retirement. He was an avid historian and participated in Roman and Civil War re-enactments.He is survived by his sister, Maureen Vrana and her husband, Ronald of Mahopac, his niece,... Read more

John R. Giordano

7/21/2018

John R. "Dino" Giordano, age 75, of Somers, NY and formerly of Pelham, NY, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 21, 2018 with his family by his side. He was born in the Bronx on April 4, 1943, the son of Charles and Juliette Gentile Giordano.Dino was a tool and die maker at CEP Technologies Corp. in Yonkers, NY prior to his retirement. Growing up, he was a gymnast and played electric guitar. He performed with others in a local band in... Read more

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