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Virginia G. Minucci
Beloved wife, devoted mother, cherished grandmother Virginia G. Minucci (nee' Madigan) of Dongan Hills, age 76, on October 28, 2021. Beloved wife of Salvatore A.; Devoted mother of Peter, Teresa Garippa, Lucy & Susan Bender; Cherished grandmother of ten; Loving sister of Elizabeth... Read More
Casey Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 23 to Nov. 28, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Peggy Welles
April 27, 1935 – November 12, 2021 Peggy Welles passed away peacefully at the Bluemont Sunrise home in Arlington, Virginia, in the morning hours of 12 November. She was 86 years old. A native Staten Islander, she was born Margaret Ann Kelly on April 27, 1935, to James Kelly and Rose... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 24 to Nov. 28, 2021.
Saturday, November 27, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Joseph D. DeNora
Proud Army veteran, avid hunter, family man & native Islander, 92 Joseph D. DeNora, 92, of Farmingdale, NJ, formerly of Castleton Corners, Staten Island, passed away peacefully at his home on Nov. 25, 2021. He was the beloved husband of the late Jennie (2018); loving father Ann... Read More
Matthew Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 26 to Nov. 27, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Helen Joan Marzinke
Sons and daughter 'were her everything, and she was their world' Helen Joan ("Joanie") Marzinke, 78, mother of three, passed away peacefully in the evening of November 24th, 2021, surrounded by her loving and devoted family. She was born in the Port Richmond neighborhood of Staten... Read More
Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 26 to Nov. 27, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Joseph Tacopina
Navy veteran, beloved husband & father, former Islander, 80 Joseph Tacopina, aged 80 years. Of Tinton Falls, NJ. Formerly of Staten Island and born in Brooklyn. Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by those he loved on November 22, 2021. Devoted son of the late Salvatore... Read More
Evergreen Memorial Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 23 to Nov. 27, 2021.
Friday, November 26, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Donna Marie Corazza
'World lost a beautiful soul' Our hearts are heavy as we announce the world lost a beautiful soul and loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt way too soon. Donna Marie Corazza, 58, of Cortland, NY, passed away on Oct. 20, 2021 at SUNY Upstate Medical ICU, Syracuse, after an extended... Read More
Blauvelt Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 23 to Nov. 26, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Judy McLane
Staten Island native Judy McLane (nee Dodd), aged 65, died at home surrounded by her family after a battle with pancreatic cancer. A current resident of Williams Township, Pennsylvania; she was a native of Staten Island, NY. She was known for her love of family and her strong faith... Read More
Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc. - Hellertown
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 25 to Nov. 26, 2021.
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Avelino Caneco (John)
Beloved Husband, Father and Grandfather Avelino (John) Caneco passed away peacefully at the age of 93 in his home, on Monday, November 22, 2021. He was a longtime resident of West Brighton, formerly from Westerleigh. Avelino was the beloved husband of Maxine for 66 years; loving father... Read More
Matthew Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Thomas Christopher Hassing
Thomas Christopher Hassing, 72, of Cresco, PA, died Sunday, November 21 at home. He was the loving husband of Marianne (Curry) Hassing, with whom he shared 40 years. Born in Brooklyn, he was the son of the late Dan and Janis (Magee) Hassing. A proud Veteran, Thomas served in the United... Read More
Bolock Funeral Home & Crematory - Cresco
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Joan Ann Langton
Joan Ann Langton, 89, passed away Monday, November 21, 2021, peacefully at home. Born Joan Ann Fitzpatrick in Brooklyn, Joan graduated from St. Mary Star of the Sea Grammar School and was one of three students to secure a scholarship to Bishop McDonnell High School. In 1959, she married... Read More
John Vincent Scalia Home for Funerals, Inc.
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Vivian Leto
Cherished daughter, sister, wife and mother Vivian Leto (nee Pignatelli) of Randall Manor, passed on November 21, 2021. Her loving and devoted son Michael Leto by her side. Born on March 31, 1945 to Ann and Armond Pignatelli. She was a cherished daughter, sister, wife and mother.... Read More
Harmon Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2021.
Sunday, November 21, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Heidi Busch
Heidi Busch, 78, of North Branford, Connecticut, formerly of Princess Bay, passed away on November 23, 2020. Loving wife of Ernest, mother of Kenneth and Susan. Beloved grandmother to Trevor, Matthew, and Daniel. A Memorial Service was previously held at Huguenot Reformed Church. Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 20 to Nov. 21, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Damian Virginia DiGiovanni
In Loving Memory On Monday, October 11, 2021, Damian Virginia DiGiovanni passed away peacefully at the age of 68 in her home in Herndon, Virginia. She suffered a stroke during brain surgery to remove a non-cancerous tumor, leaving her bedridden for nine years. Her love for life and... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 20 to Nov. 21, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Patricia Marie Liebertz
Patricia Marie Liebertz, (nee Delahanty), passed away in Tamarac, Florida following complications from a heart aneurysm on November 3rd, 2021. She was 88 years of age. Patricia was born in Weehawken, New Jersey on November 8th, 1932. The oldest of four children, she grew up in an... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 20 to Nov. 21, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Dale McNamara
Former Islander, 'to Gram, a full house was a happy house' Dale McNamara ("Gram") of Brick, NJ, was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend during her incredible 67 years of life. She passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 20th, 2021 at Ocean County Medical Center... Read More
Colonial Funeral Homes- Owner John A. Cutaio NJ Lic. No. 2763 - Brick
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 20 to Nov. 21, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
John Russel White
Islander since his 20s John Russel White passed away on November 16, 2021 at Brielle Assisted Living Residence in Staten Island, NY. He was 87 years old. John was the last member of his immediate family. He was born in Mt. Carmel, PA on August 28, 1934 to the late Clarence A. White... Read More
Harmon Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 20 to Nov. 21, 2021.
Saturday, November 20, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Christa Gavioli
Country Club Diner manager arrived in US on ship 'The America' Christa Gavioli, 88, of Freehold, Greene County, passed away on Friday, November 12, 2021 at Albany Medical Center. Born in Bremen, Germany, on July 23, 1933, she was raised and educated there. Christa came to America... Read More
A J Cunningham Funeral Home - Greenville
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 19 to Nov. 20, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Elaine Louise Moresco
Taught school for many years, 'loved her family wholeheartedly' Elaine Louise Sadousky Moresco, 84, a native Staten Islander passed away on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021. Elaine was born on August 21, 1937 to Gertrude (Buddie) Zilloux and Paul Sadousky. She grew up in Stapleton and graduated... Read More
Harmon Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 19 to Nov. 20, 2021.
Friday, November 19, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Cheryl Gucwa Kaiser
'Singer, actress, speech therapist, mentor, and philanthropist' Cheryl Gucwa Kaiser passed away at home surrounded by her beloved family. Cheryl was raised in Richmondtown with her five siblings. She was a singer, actress, speech therapist, mentor, and philanthropist. She graduated... Read More
Hanley Funeral Home Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 18 to Nov. 19, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Claire M. Reilly
Beloved mother of six, traveled often, doted on her grandchildren Claire M. Reilly of Sunnyside, Staten Island, NY, formerly of Todt Hill, died on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at Carmel Richmond Nursing Home. She was born in Brooklyn, New York on January 16, 1934 and moved to Great... Read More
Hanley Funeral Home Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 18 to Nov. 19, 2021.
Thursday, November 18, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
George J. Mashamesh
George J. Mashamesh, a former longtime resident of the Charleston section of Staten lsland, died earlier this week at Bon Secours Hospital, Port Jervis, New York, after a short illness. He would have turned 84 on December 7. Born in 1937 in New York City to Lebanese immigrants, George... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 17 to Nov. 18, 2021.
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Nancy Cohen
Lifetime Staten Islander Nancy Cohen, 89, celebrated for her candor and kindness, died at Staten Island University Hospital on November 6. She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Joel, and their children Ann, Harvey (Paula Bird), Alan (Barry Rosenthal), Ivan (Alison Rogers), and... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 16 to Nov. 17, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Cynthia A. Wolff
Staten Island native, loving wife, mother, grandmother Cynthia A. (Palermo) Wolff, 60, of Easton, passed away on Friday, November 12, 2021. Born in Staten Island, New York, she was a daughter of John Palermo of Port Orange, FL, and the late Sherry Rossi. Cindy was married to Carl... Read More
Morello Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 16 to Nov. 17, 2021.
Monday, November 15, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Bob Armstrong
Bob Armstrong gave his last command performance on November 13th, 2021, surrounded by family, closing the curtains on a life well lived. His impromptu performances, corny jokes and hilarious stories laced with double entendre, as well as, the best briefcase cheesecake Brooklyn has... Read More
Hanley Funeral Home Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 14 to Nov. 15, 2021.
Sunday, November 14, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Anna Scamardella
Co-founder of Matthew Funeral Home, 'opera buff, accomplished singer & the voice of St. Teresa's Church,' great-grandmother, 96 Anna (nee Remicci) Scamardella, age 96, passed away peacefully on November 11, 2021, at home, after a lengthy illness. She was the beloved wife of Matteo... Read More
Matthew Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 12 to Nov. 14, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Edward J. Simas
Edward J. Simas of Eltingville passed away on Thursday, November 11, 2021, at the age of 91, at home, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y. to the late Antonio and Mary, Edward obtained his Bachelor's degree from Pace University. He was known for his diligence, working... Read More
John Vincent Scalia Home for Funerals, Inc.
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 13 to Nov. 14, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
David Wilcox Welles
Jan. 4, 1936 - Oct. 20, 2021 David Wilcox Welles, a retired senior insurance executive, died peacefully in his sleep at the Bluemont Sunrise home in Arlington, Virginia, in the early hours of 20 October. He was 85 years old. Born in Mystic, Connecticut, on January 4, 1936, to Thomas... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 11 to Nov. 14, 2021.
Saturday, November 13, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Joseph Edward Gilroy Jr.
Beloved brother & uncle, active in charities, 'an exceptional man' Joseph Edward Gilroy Jr. , 65, passed away suddenly in the early hours on November 11th 2021. He was born in Rosebank and raised in Dongan Hills. He is survived by his sister Judy Gilroy Valitutto, her husband... Read More
Casey Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 12 to Nov. 13, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Richard Rodriguez II
Native Islander, "a strong man...a loving soul," 33 Richard Rodriguez II, aka, Little Richie, 33, of Ocala FL, formerly of Mariners Harbor, Staten Island, born at Staten Island University Hospital to Richard Rodriguez and Josie Beltran on June 8, 1988, passed away at his home in Ocala... Read More
Baldwin Brothers Funerals & Cremations
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 12 to Nov. 13, 2021.
Friday, November 12, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Estelle "Tudy" Neube
Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Estelle Neube (nee Mangin), 90, passed peacefully at home on Sunday, November 7, 2021. She was the daughter of the late Esther (Spicer) Mangin and Clarence Mangin. Estelle (affectionately known as "Tudy") was born in Stapleton on... Read More
Harmon Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 10 to Nov. 12, 2021.
Thursday, November 11, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Catherine T. Raleigh
Catherine T. Raleigh, 94 passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday October 30 in East Aurora, NY. Catherine was born in 1926 in Brooklyn, NY to William and Catherine Gibbons. She was the second of seven children and attended St. Patrick's School, Fort Hamilton High School... Read More
Casey Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 9 to Nov. 11, 2021.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Maureen Dragula
Maureen Dragula, 74 of Travis, passed on Monday, November 8, 2021. Born Monday, November 25, 1946 in Brooklyn, New York, she was the daughter of Arthur and Marie Mason. She was the beloved wife of Henry Dragula for 55 years, cherished mother of Brian Dragula and Christine Wonica,... Read More
John Vincent Scalia Home for Funerals, Inc.
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 9 to Nov. 10, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Carolyn Scarpelli
Loving wife, mother, grandmother Carolyn Scarpelli, 69, of West Brighton, passed away on November 7, 2021 at Richmond University Medical Center. Carolyn was born in Rosebank to Adele and John "Buddy" Litrell on March 25, 1952. She attended Curtis high school and married her first... Read More
Harmon Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 9 to Nov. 10, 2021.
Monday, November 8, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Maria D'Amato (Mary)
Maria D'Amato, just shy of her 102nd birthday, passed peacefully at home, grandchildren beside her on November 5, 2021. She was an icon of youth & independence. Born in Vinchiaturo, Italy in 1919, Maria eagerly helped her parents, Giovanni and Rosa, farm at only 10 yrs old. By... Read More
Casey Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 7 to Nov. 8, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Charles J. Edkins Jr.
Mass is on Wednesday for beloved son & brother, 40 Charles J. Edkins Jr., 40, lifetime Staten Islander and resident of Annadale, passed away on Friday, November 5, 2021. Born Wednesday, December 10, 1980 in Staten Island, New York, he was the beloved son of Charles and Mary Ann... Read More
John Vincent Scalia Home for Funerals, Inc.
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 6 to Nov. 8, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Geraldine Anne Nicosia
Beloved sister & grandmother, took pride in her home Geraldine Anne Nicosia (Geri) of Pembroke Pines passed away peacefully Thursday morning, Oct. 21, 2021, at her Florida home. Geraldine was born on Dec. 15, 1951 in Brooklyn, NY and was brought to Staten Island as a child where... Read More
A. Azzara Funeral Home - Staten Island
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 6 to Nov. 8, 2021.
Sunday, November 7, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Beatrice M. Maher
Beatrice M. Maher, 82, of Bel Air, passed away on November 3, 2021. Loving sister of Neal Maher, Nancy Maher and the late Margaret "Peggy" Smith and Catherine Smith. Also survived by dozens of nieces, nephews, and cousins in the Staten Island, NY, and South Jersey areas. A Memorial... Read More
McComas Family Funeral Homes - Bel Air Chapel
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 6 to Nov. 7, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Jack F. Masso
Proud WWII Army veteran, NYC Sanitation Dept. retiree Jack F. Masso, 96, of Belford, NJ, formerly of Graniteville, Staten Island, passed away peacefully at his home on November 4, 2021. He was the beloved husband of the late Josephine (2018); devoted son of the late Anthony and Margaret... Read More
Matthew Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 6 to Nov. 7, 2021.
Saturday, November 6, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Lucille Borkowski (Smith)
1935 - 2021 Lucille Borkowski 86, entered into eternal life on November 2, 2021 at the Addedo Hospice Facility surrounded by her loving family. Lucille was born June 13, 1935 in Brooklyn New York to Lucille and Thomas Smith in Brooklyn New York. Lucille was child #10 of 11 siblings... Read More
Harmon Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 5 to Nov. 6, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Deborah Anne Cotayo (Murphy)
September 2, 1953 - November 2, 2021 Born in Manhattan, Debbie was raised in Hoboken, NJ, and loved to share stories of her childhood in Hoboken with family and friends. In 1984, she and her family relocated to the Grant City section of Staten Island, NY where she resided until her... Read More
Hanley Funeral Home Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 4 to Nov. 6, 2021.
Friday, November 5, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Mary Corbalis
Mary Corbalis of Warwick, NY passed away peacefully on October 31, 2021 at The Willows at Ramapo in Suffern, NY after a brief battle with cancer. She was 77 years old. Mary was born on Staten Island, NY on October 5, 1944. She was the daughter of Joseph and Mary (Brennan) O'Brien... Read More
Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 4 to Nov. 5, 2021.
Thursday, November 4, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Herman Perlmutter
Loving family man always had a great story to tell Herman Perlmutter, age 86, of Oneonta, NY passed away on Friday, October 22, 2021. He was born April 29, 1935 in Bronx, NY to Harry and Rose Perlmutter, one of nine siblings Herman was a veteran of the US Navy, serving during the... Read More
Bookhout Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 3 to Nov. 4, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Laura Siani
Laura Siani, of Marlboro, NJ, passed away on November 2, 2021 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ, at the age of 76. She was born on May 14, 1945 to the late Emil and Concetta Borg in Quantico, VA. Laura spent most of her life in Staten Island, NY before... Read More
Waitt Funeral Home and Cremation Service
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 3 to Nov. 4, 2021.
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Theodore "Ted" Banasky
May the Lord embrace my beloved son, "Ted." Theodore Banasky was a brother and a reliable friend to many. He was born on Staten Island in 1973 to Kathy Kemper and Theodore Banasky. Ted passed away September 28 due to Covid. He was described as charismatic, cheerful, friendly and always... Read More
Martin Hughes Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 1 to Nov. 3, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Claire DiSabatino
July 12, 1929 - October 31, 2021 Claire DiSabatino passed peacefully late Sunday evening. Her and her husband Al were born and raised on Staten Island. They met at a dance at SVEA hall on post avenue. She always said it was love at first sight. They soon married and had their children... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Ralph M. Lanza
A true family man Ralph M. Lanza, loving father, grandfather, brother and devoted husband, died Sunday October 31, 2021 at the age of 93. He passed away peacefully at home with his children at his side. The son of Andrea and Madalena Lanza, Ralph was born on October 18, 1928 in Brooklyn... Read More
Higgins and Bonner Echo Lake Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
David L. Limato
Stapleton husband, father, and grandfather; career teacher David L. Limato, 71, of Stapleton, passed away on October 30, 2021, at home. Born in the Bronx, he grew up in Stapleton. He earned a bachelor's degree from Cathedral College, Queens and his Master's Degree in Education from... Read More
Matthew Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Ann DeNora LoGiudice
Ann DeNora LoGiudice, 89, loving mother and grandmother, passed away at home on August 6, 2021. Raised on Staten Island, Ann was a graduate of Curtis High School, Class of 1949. She married her husband, Salvatore, in 1952. She was a benefits coordinator with Business International... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2021.
Monday, November 1, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Dolores A. Hietala
Beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother Dolores A. Hietala (nee Lewis), 87, entered into eternal life Friday, October 29, surrounded by her beloved children. She was the daughter of the late Ann (Langdon) Lewis and Harold Lewis. Dolores was born on December 27, 1933 in Manhattan... Read More
Harmon Funeral Home
Published in Staten Island Advance from Oct. 31 to Nov. 1, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Frank Louis Torrone
Loving father and brother Frank Louis Torrone, 65, passed away on May 20th. Frank was born and raised in Oakwood. Following his graduation from New Dorp High School in 1973, Frank began his apprenticeship with Local 137 Sheet Metal Workers, and joined his family business, Frank Torrone... Read More
Published in Staten Island Advance from Oct. 31 to Nov. 1, 2021.
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