Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Louis V. Safina

Louis V. Safina died on Dec. 12, 2014, age 90, of East Norwich. Beloved husband of Mary Safina. Loving father of Thomas Safina, Richard Safina and Linda Feine. Cherished grandfather of Chiara, Giada, Leonardo...

Obituary: Reine T. Kidder

Reine T. Kidder, of Oyster Bay Cove, died peacefully at home on April 11, 2012. She was born in New Rochelle on June 22, 1918. She attended Barnard College and was married for more...

Robert J. Rose Jr.

Robert J. Rose Jr. of Centre Island passed away peacefully at his home on Feb. 7, 2017, with his beloved daughter and devoted son-in-law by his side. He was 95. Born in Rutherford, NJ, on...

Obituary: Patricia Thornton

On Nov. 1, 2015, All Saints Day, Patricia Thornton entered into heaven. Her spirit rose to a reception where the birds sang and the saints cheered. Patricia’s outlook on life was always optimistic, she...

Obituary: Gregor F. Scheu

Gregor F. Scheu, born March 9, 1940, third of seven children of Otto and Elizabeth (100 years old) of Frauenfeld, Switzerland, passed away suddenly on June 12, 2009. He started with aircraft model building,...

Obituary: Dr. Nancy Powers

Dr. Nancy Powers, of Locust Valley, died on July 11, 2010 at North Shore LIJ Hospital in Manhasset, of cancer. She was 61.  Nancy Spinning Powers was born Feb. 20, 1949 in Glen...

Obituary: Eric A. Cottell

Eric A. Cottell died on Oct. 31, 2015, at age 25, of Glen Cove. Beloved son of the late Heather. Cherished grandson of Margaret Kewn. Cherished nephew of Sean Monaghan (Margaret) and John Kewn...

John R. Bergano

John R. Bergano died on Sept. 2, 2016, at age 88, of Locust Valley. Beloved husband of the late Phyllis Ann. Loving father of John (Juliann), Steven (Laura), Thomas (Carol) and Robert (Maria). Cherished...

Obituary: Jeanine D. Vudrag

Jeanine D. Vudrag died on April 29, 2015, at age 75, of Bayville. Beloved wife of Lorenzo. Loving mother of Pierre (Stacey) and Paul (Fernanda). Cherished grandmother of Paul, Michael, Joseph, Cristina and Sofia....

Obituary: Julienne C. Diers

Julienne C. Diers (nee Carone), of East Setauket, formerly of Bayville, died July 21, 2010. Wife of Daniel. Mother of Nate and Mason. Daughter of Mary and the late William. Sister of William and...