Friday, 01 January 2010 00:00
John F. Gillespie, of Bethpage, died unexpectedly at age 61 on Dec. 22, 2009. Predeceased in 2006 by his wife, Carolyn. Father of Michael and his wife, Kristina. Grandfather of Britta, Michael Jr. and Sean. Son of Madeline and the late William. Brother of Carolann Simon. Uncle of Mary Mortensen and Patricia Chirino. Great uncle of Ethan, Emma, Brandin and Amber. Retired 40-year employee of John Hassell, Inc., Westbury. Arrangements were made by Arthur F. White Funeral Home. Funeral Mass was held Dec. 28 at St. Martin of Tours RC Church with interment following at Pinelawn Memorial Park.