Queens Obituaries

Queens Obituaries

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  • Friday Aug 10 | via Watersblogged 

    Jamill Jones

    Source: www.wakeforestsports.com --- Friday, August 10, 2018Wake Forest Athletics issues statement regarding basketball assistant coach ... Source: www.theledger.com --- Friday, August 10, 2018NEW YORK - The parents of a Florida man who died after he was punched by an assistant basketball coach at Wake Forest University said Friday they don't accept the coach's condolences.Bob and Donna Kent told NBC's "Today" show that the coach, Jamill Jones, should have tried to save their son Sandor Szabo's life after punching him early Sunday."

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  • Friday Aug 10 | via Yahoo! 

    Family of Florida Man Who Died After Punch: Don't Ca...

    The parents of a Florida man who died after being punched by a stranger he apparently mistook for his Uber driver are sharing their outrage over his death. "When we saw the way his face looked, we knew that that wasn't just a normal, 'don't knock on my car' hit," Sandor Szabo's mother, Donna Kent, told Inside Edition.

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  • Friday Aug 10 | via CBS Sports 

    Wake Forest assistant basketball coach...

    Wake Forest assistant coach Jamill Jones has been charged with assault in the case of a Queens attack that led to the death of a Florida tourist, according to The New York Post . "Wellman spoke with Jones today and he agreed that the decision is appropriate at this time given the circumstances," the school said.

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  • Friday Aug 10 | via Dayton Daily News 

    MORRELL-PRUITT, Donna

    PRUITT, Donna Mrs. Donna M. Morrell-Pruitt made her transition to eternal heavens surrounded by her family on August 6, 2018. She was born January 23, 1959 to Mildred and Lindsey Morrell in Queens, New York.

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  • Thursday Aug 9 | via MediaPost 

    Digital Media Exec Sandor Szabo Dies From Assault In...

    Sandor Szabo, vice president of sales for the What If Media Group, died on Tuesday after being assaulted in Long Island City, New York. He was 35. Szabo, following his stepsister's wedding, was punched by an angry SUV driver and hit his head on a curb, sustaining a brain injury.

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  • Thursday Aug 9 | via New York Post 

    Wake Forest coach sends condolences to dead tourist'...

    Wake Forest basketball coach Jamill Jones sent his condolences to the family of a tourist who died after Jones allegedly slugged him in the head during a dispute in Long Island City. Jones' lawyer made the statement after his client was arraigned on a misdemeanor assault charge Thursday night at Queens Criminal Court for hitting Florida resident Sabor Szabo.

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  • Wednesday Aug 8 | via Fox News 

    Florida tourist dies after being punched by driver i...

    Sander Szabo, 35, died two days after he was punched in the face by a driver in New York City, reports said. A Florida tourist died Tuesday, two days after he reportedly was punched in the face by a driver he may have mistaken for an Uber driver in New York City.

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  • Wednesday Aug 8 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    'Mr. Basketball' Bob Cousy reflects on life at 90

    Bob Cousy never expected to live to 90 years old. In fact, nine years ago he had a friend compile a list of his accomplishments to use in his obituary.

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  • Friday Aug 3 | via Albany Times Union 

    NYC twister: Queens tornado knocks down trees, crush...

    John Ward, an automobile and RV dealer, looks at tornado damage to one of his trucks in Mayflower, Ark., Sunday, April 27, 2014. At least 16 people died Sunday night in Arkansas as a tornado carved an 80-mile path of destruction.

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  • Wednesday Jul 25 | via The Daily Republic 

    Thomas James Siegel

    Thomas "Coach" "Slague" "Pop" James Siegel died peacefully of sarcoma cancer surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, June 30, 2018. Tom was born in Queens, New York, on April 25, 1956, and grew up in Revere, Massachusetts.

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  • Thursday Jul 19 | via SFGate 

    Manny Ycaza, Hall of Fame jockey of fire and finesse...

    Manny Ycaza, a jockey whose hell-for-leather riding style made him a favorite of railbirds, the scourge of race officials and one of the first Latin American riders to attain prominence in the United States, died July 16 at a hospital in Queens, New York. He was 80. Ycaza came to the United States from Panama in the mid-1950s, aspiring to be "greater than the great" Eddie Arcaro, the Hall of Fame jockey known as "the Master."

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  • Jul 18, 2018 | via Warwickonline.com 

    August Samuel Bush

    Born in Queens, NY on December 28, 1931 he lived most of his life in Maspeth, NY and Albrightsville, PA.

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  • Jul 14, 2018 | via Gloversville Leader-Herald 

    Evelyn A. Biggers

    She was born on October 5, 1929 in Queens, New York, to the late Bernard McLaughlin and Katherine McLaughlin. Evelyn received her Associates Degree from Fulton Montgomery Community College.

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  • Jul 9, 2018 | via Chronicle Newspaper 

    Barbara Ann Williams of Chester, N.Y., dies at age 63

    Barbara Ann Williams of Chester, N.Y., a Registered Nurse for Columbia Presbyterian Hospital and a 41-year resident of the area, died July 6, 2018, at her residence. She was 63. Daughter of the late Vincent and Irene Januska, she was born in Queens, N.Y., in 1954.

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  • Jul 4, 2018 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Frank Calabresi, 91

    Frank Calabresi, 91, of New Bedford passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at St. Luke's Hospital. He was the husband of the late Marguerite Calabresi.

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