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Benjamin P. Zabicki, Jr

Benjamin P. Zabicki, Jr., 68, entered into eternal peace on Saturday, May 9, 2010 in Sea Cliff, NY. He was born on July 28, 1946 in Manhasset, NY, to Benny P. and Irene Zabicki. Ben was preceded in death by his parents, and is survived by his brother, William Zabicki and wife Donna of San Antonio, TX; his sister Judith Zabicki of Glen Head, NY; his nephew, CMDR William Zabicki, Jr., USN, and wife Lori of Keller, TX and their children, Ben and Marlee; niece Karen Engates and husband John of San Antonio, TX, and their children Lauren and Morgan; and niece Kelly Martin and her children Travis, Brody and Matthew of Keller, TX. [Read more…]

Woody Shirley Deinish

ObitDenisch_052015A 85, of Kennett Square, PA, died peacefully on Saturday, May 9, 2015, with her loving family by her side.
Woody was a devoted wife, a loving mother and a loyal and true friend. Her life was filled with laughter, joy and charity. Woody was a firm believer in giving back to the community and her church, and was a fervent volunteer throughout her life, especially for Hospice, which became her passion after the death of her first husband, Army. [Read more…]

Martin Aloysius Cavanagh

December 16, 1927 – May 23, 2015

Martin A. Cavanagh, a resident of Manhasset, NY, died in his home on May 23, 2015. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Carol Marie (McCarthy) Cavanagh. One of 10 children and the son of John Joseph (Tipperary, Ireland) and Sabina (Keeley) Cavanagh (County Clare, Ireland). Martin graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School, Rice High School, Fordham University and John Jay Criminal College. After high school, Martin enlisted in the service. [Read more…]

Marilyn Elizabeth FitzGerald

Marilyn_R_FitzGeraldMarilyn Elizabeth (Rinaldi) FitzGerald of Salem died on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Salem Hospital, surrounded by her children. Marilyn was born on September 29, 1932 at Dr. Daly’s Sanitorium (now Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens) in Astoria, Queens, and grew up in Great Neck, Long Island, NY. She was the daughter of the late James Jackman Rinaldi and Magdalene (Lee) Hohmeister Rinaldi. [Read more…]

Lynn Cobden Cross

Lynn Cobden Cross, 79, passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas after a fierce battle with cancer. [Read more…]

Dr. John J. Gary, DDS

April 26 is the 11th anniversary of the previously unpublished obituary of sport-minded Manhasset native, John Jerome Gary, who was born on Jan. 21, 1946 at 54 Elderfields Road, Village of Flower Hill, Manhasset, and delivered by his father, Dr. Walter J. Gary, MD, to be one of the few live births at that time in the Village of Flower Hill. [Read more…]

A.Scott Collins

Alexander Scott Collins passed away on April 28 in his 79th year. He died due to complications of Parkinson’s disease, which he had courageously battled for almost six years. [Read more…]

Isabel (Libby) Doran

ObitDuran_051315AIsabel (Libby) Doran, formally of Port Washington and Sands Point, passed away peacefully on January 6, 2015 (Little Christmas) in Silverhill, AL, at the age of 91. [Read more…]

John (Dixie) Hannon, Jr

OBITHannon_050615AJohn (Dixie) Hannon, Jr. – September 25, 1925 – April 27, 2015

John Hannon Jr., passed away April 27, 2015 in Roslyn, NY.

Born September 25, 1925 in Sumter, S.C., At the age of 16, he enrolled in United States Merchant Marines and then proudly served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Following the war, John moved to New York joining the New York City Police Department for the next 20 years of his life. After retiring from the NYPD, John, now residing in Huntington, NY, went into business owning two Breeding and Grooming shops, one in Great Neck NY and the other in Manhattan, “Poodles by Sigrid”. Moving to Brookville NY, and summering in Amagansett NY, John joined Coach Reality earning many awards and honors through the years. In 1984, John decided to be a Cattle Rancher and go back south purchasing acres of land in Dade City, Fl, and so the “Dixieland Ranch” was established raising Red Angus Cattle. It took no time before John became the President of the Florida’s Cattleman’s Association. After 15 years as a rancher and a lifetime of work, John decided it was time to play golf again. He and his wife Marie moved to Heritage Pines, a retirement golf community in Hudson, Fl. John returned to Syosset, NY in January 2015 to spend his remaining years with his children and Grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Marie. He is survived by his loving daughter Paula (Mylene) Syosset, NY, his son John Hannon III (Eleanor) Manhasset, NY and his cherished grandchildren John IV and Katie Hannon. A service to celebrate his life is being held at Beney Funeral Home in Syosset, NY on April 30th, 2015 at 2:00pm. In lieu of flowers, John requested that gifts in his name be made to The Wounded Warriors Foundation.

Dolores Bergun

Dolores Bergun of Manhasset passed away on April 30, 2015.
Beloved wife of the late Larry. Loving mother of Larry(Tobi-Sue) Bergun and Debbie(Fred) Lameirao.
Visitation was Monday May 4 at the Fairchild Funeral Chapel, Manhasset. Funeral Mass was held at St Mary’s Church in Manhasset on Tuesday May 5 with interment following at Holy Rood Cemetery in Westbury.