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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.

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

Edward O'Brien

Edward O'Brien

9/12/2017

Edward O'Brien of Mahopac, NY passed away on Tuesday September 12, 2017 at the age of 81 with his family by his side. He was born in Co. Clare, Ireland on July 15, 1936, the son of Edward and Mary Kane O'Brien.Edward emigrated to the United States in 1956. He was the retired owner of The Corner Deli in White Plains. He was a parishioner of St. John the Evangelist Church in Mahopac and among his hobbies, he enjoyed the game of golf.In... Read more

Victor J. Cancellieri

Victor J. Cancellieri

9/11/2017

Victor J. Cancellieri of Mahopac, NY passed away on September 11, 2017 at the age of 68. He was born in the Bronx on February 8, 1949, the son of Victor and Eileen (Nolan) Cancellieri. Victor worked for the State of New York for the past 25 years as an Automotive Facilities Inspector. He enjoyed the outdoors, traveling and enjoying time with his family and friends. He was a car enthusiast who loved working on cars.Victor is survived by... Read more

Carmelina Cavarretta

9/11/2017

Carmelina Cavarretta of Mahopac, NY passed away on Monday September 11, 2017 at the age of 63 with her family by her side. She was born in San Benedetto Ullano, Cosenza, Italy on July 23, 1954, the daughter of Antonio and Ernestina Arturi Pastura.Carmelina was educated in Italy. She married Joseph Cavarretta in Italy on October 17, 1971 and together they emigrated to the United States and settled in Mt. Vernon, NY before moving to Mahopac... Read more