Thursday, 14 November 2013 00:00
Arthur Joseph Marino of Bethpage, passed away Nov. 3, 2013, after a prolonged illness. Arthur was born in Manhattan on March 13, 1921, the son of the late Anthony and Antonette Falcone Marino. Arthur was a former seafood department manager in local grocery stores in the Bethpage area. He was an active member of the VFW Post #9592, Levittown, and the Senior Citizen Golden Age Club of Bethpage. He served in the U.S. Navy during WW II, participating in the Battle of Iwo Jima. Arthur is survived by his two children Rose Holzbaur, wife of Dennis Holzbaur of Kings Park, NY and Dr. Glen Marion, husband of Heather Brewster Marino of Orwigsburg, PA; four grandchildren, Ryan Marino, of Clemson, NC, Sarah Marino of Orwigsburg, PA, Andrea and her husband Ted Borny of Juno, AK and Nathaniel Marino of Orwigsburg, PA, and one brother, George Marino. In addition to his parents, Arthur was preceded in death by his Wife, Elizabeth “Betty” Mikules Marino, brothers Steven, James and Pasquale “Pat”, and sisters Ann Cropper, Theresa Marino and Mary Bellinghouse. A VFW Service was held at the funeral home Friday evening, November 8. Interment with military honors took place Saturday, November 9. at Nassau Knolls Cemetery, Port Washington. Arrangements were entrusted to the Arthur F. White Funeral Home, Inc.