Brooklyn Obituaries

Brooklyn Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via The Baltimore Sun 

    Maureen K. Byrnes, homemaker

    Maureen K. Byrnes, a homemaker and former elementary school teacher, died Thursday of stomach cancer at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 66. The daughter of Dr. George Knerr, a Pace University educator and administrator, and Agnes Doyle Knerr, a homemaker, the former Maureen Frances Knerr, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and raised in Queens, N.Y. She was one of nine siblings.

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  • Yesterday | via Patch.com 

    Memorial Service for Evelyn Lombardi

    Evelyn Lombardi of West Nyack passed away peacefully on July 23, 2015 at the Joe Raso Hospice Residence in New City, NY, surrounded by her family and friends. She was born on September 27, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY to Ralph and Mary Lombardi.

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  • Yesterday | via New Rochelle Talk 

    Evelyn Lombardi, Former St. Gabe's Teacher, Dies at 63

    Evelyn Lombardi of West Nyack passed away peacefully on July 23, 2015 at the Joe Raso Hospice Residence in New City, NY, surrounded by her family and friends. She was born on September 27, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY to Ralph and Mary Lombardi.

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  • Thursday | via SILive.com 

    Sanitation sergeant, 37, died on duty on Staten Isla...

    A 37-year-old Sanitation enforcement sergeant died while on duty on Staten Island Wednesday afternoon, not long after he commented about the heat, according to a spokeswoman for the agency. Mayor Bill de Blasio ordered that all flags will be flown at half-staff in Frank Musella's honor until his burial.

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  • Tuesday Jul 28 | via The Brooklyn Daily Eagle 

    Rev. F. Goldthwaite Sherrill, 87, was impassioned pa...

    The Rev. Franklin Goldthwaite Sherrill II, rector emeritus of Grace Church-Brooklyn Heights died on Sunday.

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  • Monday Jul 27 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Deborah A. Bowling, 68

    Deborah Ann Bowling, age 68, of Dartmouth died peacefully on Monday, July 27, 2015 at home after a courageous battle with cancer. She was the wife of John J. Bowling with whom she celebrated 47 years of marriage on June 15th.

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  • Sunday Jul 26 | via Naugatuck Daily News 

    Obituary: Bettina (Travaglianti) Jaroneczyk

    She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on June 29, 1946, daughter of the late Santo and Carmela Travaglianti. She was a longtime Naugatuck resident and retired from Stop and Shop after many years of service.

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  • Friday Jul 24 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Stephen D. Currier

    Stephen D. Currier, 64, born February 19, 1951 in Old Town, ME, passed away peacefully on July 23, 2015, with family by his side. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 37 years, Madeline Currier.

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  • Monday Jul 20 | via Cape Gazette 

    Joan O. Kulina, retired nurse

    Joan O. Kulina, 83, of Lewes, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015, at her residence. She was born Saturday, Oct. 3, 1931, on a family farm in Bunker Hill, Pa., the youngest of six sisters born to the late Francis and Marie O'Konsky.

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  • Monday Jul 20 | via The Brooklyn Daily Eagle 

    Federal charges sought in Eric Garner's chokehold death

    The widow of Eric Garner and hundreds of protesters rallied outside a courthouse Saturday to call on federal prosecutors to indict the white police officer who put the black New York City man in a fatal chokehold a year ago. "You all keep me empowered to speak," Garner's widow, Esaw Garner, told the demonstrators at the federal courthouse in Brooklyn.

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  • Saturday Jul 18 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Lyon, George "Big Kahuna"

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for GEORGE "BIG KAHUNA" LYON. GEORGE 'BIG KAHUNA' LYON, 86 LAKELAND - George 'Big Kahuna' Lyon, 86, passed away peacefully at his home on July 16, 2015.

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  • Saturday Jul 18 | via SILive.com 

    Yankees honor FDNY and fallen Great Kills firefighte...

    There are heroes that you see in the movie theaters and on television, in video games and in comic books that capture our imagination. And then there are the real-life heroes that put their lives on the line every single day to keep the city of New York safe.

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  • Saturday Jul 18 | via Newsday 

    Eric Garner family to press at rally for federal charges against cop

    Gwen Carr, center, the mother of Eric Garner, speaks during a news conference in Manhattan on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Photo Credit: Uli Seit The family of Eric Garner is planning to join a rally Saturday afternoon to demand that federal prosecutors pursue a criminal case against the police officer who put Garner in an apparent fatal chokehold. 17 comments

  • Friday Jul 17 | via SILive.com 

    Staten Island Yankees to pay tribute to FDNY on Satu...

    This Saturday will be no different when the Baby Bombers will conduct 2015 FDNY Appreciation Night at Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George. The Yankees will host Lowell at 7 p.m., but there will be FDNY festivities before, during and after the game, according to S.I. Yanks' GM Steve Violetta.

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  • Friday Jul 17 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company 

    Ronald F. DeSimone

    A native of Brooklyn, New York, he was the son of Angela M. DeSimone of Port Saint Lucie, Florida, and the late Frank S. DeSimone. Ron was a 1971 graduate of McArthur High School in Hollywood, Florida, and also graduated from Broward Community College before attending the University of Miami.

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  • Thursday Jul 16 | via SILive.com 

    Thomas Naples, longtime champion of the mentally ill...

    Thomas F. Naples, 80, of Woodrow, a tireless supporter of the mentally disabled, pioneer in cell development and devoted family man who will be remembered for his service to the community, died Wednesday at home. Mr. Naples was born in Berick, Pa., and grew up in Brooklyn, where he graduated from Brooklyn Technical High School.

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  • Thursday Jul 16 | via Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal 

    Al C. Scheuplein

    Mr. Al C. Scheuplein, age 66 of Hermon, NY and formerly of Potsdam, NY passed away on July 13, 2015 at the Fletcher Allen Medical Center in Burlington, VT. Graveside services for Al will be held on Saturday, July 18th at 10 am at St. Mary's Cemetery in Potsdam, NY.

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  • Thursday Jul 16 | via SILive.com 

    De Blasio has no more plans to mark Eric Garner's de...

    Mayor Bill de Blasio won't take part in any more activities this week marking the one-year anniversary of Eric Garner's death. De Blasio spokeswoman Karen Hinton said that the mayor has meetings at City Hall on Friday and has no public events scheduled.

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  • Thursday Jul 16 | via Times Herald-Record 

    UPDATES: Service set for Baglivo, one of Goshen teen...

    Three teenagers are dead after a car crash Tuesday morning in the Town of Warwick.

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  • Wednesday Jul 15 | via SILive.com 

    Memorial mass for fallen NYPD officer John Kelly

    The NYPD honored the 15th anniversary of Police Officer John Kelly's line-of-duty death during a memorial mass on Staten Island on Wednesday. Auto Larceny Unit Officer John Kelly was killed on July 17, 2000, when he lost control of his unmarked police car while chasing suspect Guido Tritto, who was riding a motorcycle with a stolen license plate and had refused to stop.

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