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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.

Thomas D. Motta

Thomas D. Motta

7/14/2017

Thomas D. Motta of Carmel, NY passed away on Friday July 14, 2017 at the age of 70. He was born in the Bronx on January 19, 1947, the son of Salvatore Motta and Elizabeth O'Grady.Thomas served in the US Army, Company A, 70th Engineers Combat Group in Vietnam. He was a mechanic with Bronx Honda, retiring in 2013. He enjoyed antique cars and attended many car shows in the area. Tom was also a model train enthusiast and collector.On... Read more

Renee L. Nelsen

7/9/2017

Renee L. Nelsen of Dover Plains, NY and formerly of Mahopac, NY passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017 at the age of 92. She was born in Carmel, NY on June 22, 1925, the daughter of Wallace and Emma McCollum Ganong.Renee worked as a clerk and secretary for the Selective Service in Carmel until her retirement. She was active in the Union Valley Cemetery Association where she held the positions of treasurer and secretary. She was also a member... Read more

Louis Fugazzi

7/7/2017

Louis Fugazzi of Somers, NY passed away on July 7, 2017 at the age of 57. He is survived by his wife, Anna and children, Danielle, Louis Jr. and Ginamarie.Memorial Visitation will be held on Thursday July 13, 2017 from 5-9 pm at Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home, 692 US Route 6, Mahopac, NY 10541.In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Louis may be made to the NY Organ Donor Network liveonny.org Read more

Mary J. Condon

Mary J. Condon

7/4/2017

Mary J. Condon of Mahopac, formerly of Yorktown Heights, passed away on Tuesday, July 4th at the age of 82. She was born in the Bronx, the daughter of Michael and Mary (Ryan) Mangan. On June 10, 1961 she married Frank Condon; they were married for over 50 years before he passed in 2012.Mary is survived by her sons, Michael (Mary) and Kevin, and her two grandchildren Liam and Kiarra. She was predeceased by her brother William Mangan.... Read more

Laura Palm

7/2/2017

Laura Ruth (Grevert) Palm was born in Yonkers, NY on November 2, 1932 to John and Ruth Grevert. She passed peacefully on July 2, 2017.Laura graduated with honors from Yonkers High School in 1950. After attending Wood Secretarial School, she was selected to work at the FBI in their New York City Office. Her career included positions at Precision Valve, General Electric, IBM, Union Carbide and the Mahopac and North Salem Schools.Laura... Read more

Phillip M. DeLuca

Phillip M. DeLuca

6/30/2017

Phillip M. DeLuca, a lifelong resident of Mahopac, NY passed away on Friday June 30, 2017 at the age of 75. He was born in Peekskill, NY on April 10, 1942, the son of Michael and Olga Comilloni DeLuca.Phillip graduated from Mahopac High School in 1962 and was a school bus mechanic for the Mahopac Central School District for 42 years, retiring in 2006.He is survived by his daughters, Kathy L. Bucey (Michael) of Pleasant Valley, NY,... Read more

Brian F. O'Keefe

Brian F. O'Keefe

6/28/2017

Brian F. O'Keefe of Mahopac, NY and formerly of Somerset, NJ passed away suddenly at the age of 57. He was born in Queens, NY; the son of William and Doris (Walenta) O'Keefe, Sr. Brian received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Siena College and worked for Philips Electric in New Jersey before relocating to Mahopac. He is survived by his brothers Bob of Columbia, MD and Bill and sister-in- law Noreen of Mahopac, as well as by his two nieces... Read more

Karen L. Russell-Norton

6/18/2017

Karen L. Russell-Norton of Carmel, NY passed away on Sunday June 18, 2017 at the age of 79. She was born in Pontiac, MI on February 4, 1938, the daughter of Robert L. and Boqueen E. Smith.She was a retired bookkeeper with Meadowland of Carmel.Karen married Harold J. "Hal" Norton Jr. on February 14, 2002. Hal died on October 6, 2008. She is survived by her sons, Mark Russell of Palm Bay, FL, John Russell and his wife Rae of Danbury, CT... Read more

Walter E. Wagner

Walter E. Wagner

6/16/2017

Walter E. Wagner of Mahopac, NY passed away on Friday June 16, 2017 at the age of 84. He was born in the Bronx on August 2, 1932, the son of Emil and Dorothy Doll Wagner.Walter earned his Associates Degree at Westchester Community College. He served our country in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict.Following retirement in 1988 from AT&T in White Plains, NY where he worked as a communications supervisor, he worked... Read more

Barbara Ann Cardillo

Barbara Ann Cardillo

6/15/2017

Barbara Ann Cardillo of Mahopac, NY and formerly of Yonkers and the Bronx, NY passed away on Thursday June 15, 2017. She was born in the Bronx on December 24, 1941, the daughter of Joseph and Lillian Glantz Koenig.Survived by her daughters, Dorothy Dadabo and Donna Bruno, her grandchildren Danielle, Christina and Alex and her brother, Robert Koenig and his wife Margaret. She is predeceased by her sister, Dorothy (Koenig) LaTorre, and her... Read more