Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Mary E. Smith

Mary E. Smith (nee Geyer) died peacefully at home on April 15, 2015, at age 90, of East Norwich, formerly of Valley Stream.  Beloved mother of Rita S. Hirschfield (Robert) and Gregory S. Smith...

Obituary: Marie F. Benvin

Marie F. Benvin, 95, lifelong resident of Bayville, died on March 28, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Philip Jr. Loving mother of Philip (Liz), Judy Noto (Bill) and Patty Hunt (Cap). Cherished grandmother...

Charles H. Wellington

Charles H. Wellington of Locust Valley, July 18, 1947 to Feb. 2, 2017. Beloved son of Patricia B. and Herbert G. Wellington Jr., brother of James F. and William B. Wellington; uncle of Robin...

Obituary: Barbara Anne Bennett

Barbara Bennett of Bluffton, SC, died on Jan. 9, 2015. Born on Oct. 8, 1944. Formerly of Syosset and Oyster Bay. Beloved wife of Michael McNamara. Loving mother of Suzanne (Thomas) Czajkowski, Joseph (Jennifer)...

Obituary: Paul Restaino

Paul Restaino, of Locust Valley and Palm Beach, FL, died on Feb. 19, 2010 at age 65. Paul was born and raised in New Jersey and lived most of his life in New York...

Obituary: Lucy H. Kerwin

Lucy H. Kerwin died on Dec. 3, 2014, at age 95, of Bayville. Beloved aunt of William A. Snyder (Virginia), Thomas Riordon (Jean), Richard Riordon (Leslie), John Riordon (Denise), MaryKay Riordon, Terry Machmer (Phil),...

Obituary: John Andrew Burke

John Andrew Burke, 58, of Oyster Bay, formerly of Bayville, died on Feb. 26, 2010, after a brief illness. He was CEO of Biographs LLC. Brother of Katharine (Carmine) Micena, Sister Margaret Burke, IHM,...

Obituary: John B. Deutsch

John B. Deutsch, formerly of San Diego, CA, and Kings Park, NY, passed away on April 29, 2012 in his 82nd year after a long battle with COPD. Beloved husband of the late Joan...

Obituary: George J. Keehner Jr.

George J. Keehner Jr. of Oyster Bay died on Jan. 13, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth. Loving father of Chris (Joyce), Brian (Vanessa), Suzanne (Brian) McGee, and Adam. Cherished grandfather of Laura,...

Obituary: Donald J. Murphy

Donald J. Murphy of Bayville died on March 13, 2014. Beloved husband of the late Helen Marie. Loving father of  Donna Thompson, Susan Eifert. Cherished grandfather of Dawn, Jason, Greg, Brian, Liam, great-grandfather of...