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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.

Marion E. Moger


Marion E. Moger of Armonk, NY died Saturday July 23, 2011 at Calvary Hospital. She was 75. She was born in Mahopac, NY on November 29, 1935, the daughter of Kenneth and Ethel Wright Post.Marion was a graduate of Mahopac High School, class of 1954. She was an administrative assistant at AT&T in White Plains, NY and a member of the Telephone Pioneers. Following her retirement from AT&T in 1989, she continued working as an administrative... Read more

John A. Lobasso


John A. Lobasso (NYPD Ret.) of Mahopac, NY died on Sunday July 17, 2011. He was 82. Read more

Antoinette De Cicco


Antoinette De Cicco, of Mahopac, NY passed away on July 10, 2011. She was 71. She was born in Carbone (PZ) Italy on June 30, 1940, the daughter of Donato and Maria Iorio Mastropietro. Antoinette came to the United States in 1955, settling in the Bronx. She moved to Mahopac in 1973. She is a parishioner of St. John The Evangelist Church in Mahopac and active in the Italian American Club, also in Mahopac.On September 17, 1960 she... Read more

Dominick R. Chiodi


Dominick R. Chiodi of Monroe, NY passed away Friday July 1, 2011. He was 81. He was born in Gallo, Italy on April 5, 1930, the son of Michele and Maddelena Pilla Chiodi. Dominick emigrated to the United States in 1947, settling in Queens, then the Bronx before moving to Monroe in 1995.Dominick was a retired tool and die maker at Standard Diamond Tool, Inc. in Manhattan and a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association.On May 24,... Read more

Ann L Cavalcanti

Ann L Cavalcanti


Ann L. Cavalcanti was born on November 6, 1933. She lived in the Bronx most of her life. Ann had a warm and charismatic personality. She was an impeccable dresser too. Everything Ann touched was given special attention and she mastered whatever task she attempted. Her garden was always beautiful with various colors of roses. Everyone would stop and admire them. She also had onlookers for her holiday decorations. Ann had a lovely voice and... Read more

Peter Lee Caruso

Peter Lee Caruso


Peter Lee Caruso of Mahopac, NY passed away Saturday June 25, 2011. He was 20. Peter was born in South Korea on July 14, 1990. He is the beloved son of John and Mary Jane Broussard Caruso.Peter graduated from Mahopac High School in 2008, where he was an accomplished wrestler. He was currently attending McDaniel College in Maryland.In addition to his parents of Mahopac, he is survived by his sister Laura of Fairfax, VA, his brother... Read more

Edwin F. Sandoval

Edwin F. Sandoval


Edwin F. Sandoval, of Mahopac, NY passed away on June 25, 2011. Born on May 26, 1988 in Mexico City, Mexico the beloved son of Edwin and Maria-Latisha Sandoval.Eddy graduated from Mahopac High School in 2006 and was currently attending Mercy College. He loved spending time with his friends, family and girlfriend and will be dearly missed by all who knew him.Eddy is survived by his parents and sister Stephanie of Mahopac.Visiting will... Read more

Ralph E. Gordineer

Ralph E. Gordineer


Ralph E. Gordineer, a lifelong resident of Mahopac, NY passed away on Monday June 20, 2011. He was 83. He was born in Putnam Valley, NY on April 26, 1928, the son of Robert and Edith Ackerman Gordineer.Ralph was a 1947 graduate of the Mahopac Central School. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education at the State University of New York Teachers College at Cortland in 1951 and his Masters in Early Secondary Education at the... Read more

Morris Lifschitz


Morris Lifschitz, a longtime resident of Mahopac, NY passed away Sunday June 19, 2011 at Waterview Hills Nursing Home in Purdys, NY. He was 91. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on October 25, 1919, the son of Jacob and Fannie Platt Lifschitz.Morris was a retired custodian in the Mahopac Central School District.He married his wife, Helen in 1945. She died on May 20, 2010. He is survived by his children, Mark Liff and his wife Patrice of... Read more

Francis "Bob" Iarossi


Francis “Bob” Iarossi, a 31 year resident of Mahopac, NY and formerly of Pleasantville, NY passed away on Saturday June 11, 2011 at Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel, NY. He was 68. Bob was born on December 8, 1942 in the Bronx, the son of Francis C. and Olga Simoncini Iarossi.Bob served in the Air National Guard and was a retired painting supervisor at Hartel’s Auto Body in Yorktown Heights, NY. In addition to his love of cars, he... Read more