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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.

Grace L. Badalaty

Grace L. Badalaty

3/1/2017

Grace L. Badalaty of Purdys, NY and formerly of Brooklyn passed away on March 1, 2017 at the age of 89. She was born in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of Vincent and Josephine (Fucillo) Santoro. She was an avid bowler and loved to play cards. Her favorite sports teams were the New York Mets and the Brooklyn Dodgers. She is survived by her children Sam Costanza and Paula Nigri, siblings Anthony Santoro, Carmine Santoro, and Mary Grecco. She was... Read more

Dolores A. Owsiany

3/1/2017

Dolores A. "Rusty" Owsiany, a resident of Mahopac, NY since 1960 and formerly of Yonkers, NY passed away on March 1, 2017 at the age of 86. She was born in Yonkers, NY on Oct. 13, 1930, the daughter of the late William Sr. and Mary Ellen Cade.Dolores was a retired supervisor with NY Telephone which then became AT&T. She was a member of the Senior Drop-in in Mahopac.She is the beloved mother of Susan Arvay and John (Amber) and William ... Read more

Helen S. Rieder

Helen S. Rieder

3/1/2017

Helen Spencer Rieder passed away on March 1, 2017 at the age of 104. Helen was born on March 24, 1912 to Norman and Lena (Alexander) Spencer in Denver, Colorado. She married Wilfred Rieder in June of 1940. They subsequently moved east, completing their Master Degrees at Columbia Teachers College in NYC. They settled first in Roslyn, and then Glen Head Long Island where they raised their family. Helen was a respected 6th grade teacher in the... Read more

Emanuel "Manny" Weinberg

Emanuel "Manny" Weinberg

3/1/2017

Emanuel (Manny) Weinberg of Palm Harbor, FL and formerly of Mahopac and LaGrangeville, NY passed away on March 1, 2017 at the age of 88. He was born in the Bronx, the son of Philip and Bertha (Geller) Weinberg. He was a proud veteran of the United States Navy and a Teamster with Local 445. In 1952 he married Janet Mandelbaum and together they raised their three sons. Manny had a gregarious personality who made friends with everyone he... Read more

Charles M. Breidenbach

2/27/2017

Charles M. Breidenbach, age 79, of Mahopac, NY passed away on Monday February 27, 2017.He is survived by his wife Rose Marie, daughter Francine Garland and husband Raymond, sons, Charles and wife Kathryn, Thomas and wife Kim and Michael and wife Nicole as well as 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.Visiting will be held on Wednesday March 1, 2017 from 4-8 pm at Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be... Read more

Judith Ann Schemera

Judith Ann Schemera

2/22/2017

Judith Ann Schemera passed away peacefully on February 22, 2017 at age of 68. She was born in Greenwich, CT, the daughter of Richard and Eleanor (Kelly) Slosson. Judy will be remembered for her exuberant personality and loving nature. She enjoyed every adventure life had to offer. We will forever remember the great memories and keep a special place for her in our hearts.Judith is survived by her son Richard and his wife Barbara, daughter... Read more

Angelo L. Bergamasco

Angelo L. Bergamasco

2/18/2017

Angelo L. Bergamasco, age 84, of Mahopac, NY and formerly of the Bronx, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday February 18, 2017. He was born in Manhattan on March 14, 1932, the son of Pasquale and Irene Bergamasco.Angelo served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a retired master butcher for the Grand Union grocery chain in New York City. Additionally, he was a member of American Legion Post 153 in the Bronx and a... Read more

Barbara M. Zeisler

Barbara M. Zeisler

2/15/2017

Barbara M. Zeisler of Mahopac, NY and formerly of the Bronx, passed away on Wednesday, February 15th at the age of 71. She was born in the Bronx, the daughter of John and Margaret (Schipits) Nolan. Barbara is survived by her significant other of 25 years James Myers, daughter Susan Salamone and her husband Joseph, daughter Eileen Zeisler and her companion Dave Dobrozsi, son Joseph and his companion Evlyn Richardson, and brother Thomas... Read more

Carmela Yobak

Carmela Yobak

2/14/2017

Carmela Yobak, a longtime resident of Mahopac, NY passed away on Tuesday, February 14th at the age of 95. She was born in New York, NY, the daughter of Daniel and Josephine (Sica) Cappiello. On April 8, 1945 she married Charles Yobak in the Bronx. Carmela worked as a monitor in Mahopac Middle School for over 20 years. The students knew her as "Little Millie".Carmela is survived by her daughter Janet Pizzola, daughter Frances Ruocco and... Read more

Suzanne F. Muller

Suzanne F. Muller

2/12/2017

Suzanne F. Muller of Mahopac, NY passed away on Sunday February 12, 2017 at the age of 78. She was born in Brooklyn on November 24, 1938, the daughter of John and Frances Olsen.Suzanne worked for many years as a school bus driver and dispatcher with the Somers School District. She is survived by her son John and his wife Lorraine of Clifton Park, NY, her daughter Mary Meyer-Funk and her husband Paul of Mahopac and her grandchildren,... Read more