Rockville Centre Obituaries

Rockville Centre Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Rockville Centre, NY

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  • Wednesday Jun 22 | via South Shore Record 

    Rockville Centre honors its heroes

    With the new sign were, from left, Police Commissioner Charles Gennarrio, Mayor Francis X. Murray, former Mayor Gene Murray, American Legion Commander Frank Colon Jr., Fire Chief Robert Seaman and Russ Siller, whose brother died on Sept. 11. On June 14, the village unveiled a new Avenue of Heroes street sign.


  • Thursday Jun 16 | via Newsday 

    Sister Eileen Marie Koehler dead; former teacher was 96

    Sister Eileen Marie Koehler, 96, dedicated 81 years to the Dominican Sisters of Amityville. A former teacher at schools across Long Island, she died June 10, 2016, after being in poor health for years.


  • Wednesday Jun 15 | via CBS Local 

    CBS2 Exclusive: Family Blames Lack Of Ambulance Serv...

    WANTAGH, N.Y. - If there were a medical emergency at the beach, you might expect a quick response at one of the area's most popular state parks. But as CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reported exclusively Wednesday, a grieving widow said her husband died waiting for that help that came too late.


  • Wednesday Jun 8 | via Newsday 

    Ex-opera singer Florence Hardgrove dead; taught musi...

    Florence Hardgrove of Rockville Centre died on June 5, 2016, at the age of 95. A former opera singer, she also was a music teacher for almost 60 years on Long Island. Photo Credit: Family photo Florence Evadne Deyerle Hardgrove sang her first solo at age 3 in church, shared her love of song with many faiths and spent nearly six decades teaching voice and music lessons to thousands of Long Islanders.


  • Tuesday Jun 7 | via South Shore Record 

    Idella Harris, entrepreneur, activist and volunteer,...

    Idella Harris, a businesswoman and fervent community activist and volunteer in the Rockville Centre-Lakeiew area for over 50 years, died May 19. She was 99. Harris created two businesses, Idella's Beauty Parlor and Idella Harris Real Estate. "She always said she had a hard time opening up her businesses, and if it wasn't for the Town of Hempstead, she wouldn't be where she was," said Julian Jones, vice chair of the Lakeview Council.