Millie Meinero, of Glen Cove, died on Dec. 20, 1997. Former member of the Glen Cove Seniors. Wife of the late John. Mother of Jack and Josephine. Mother-in-law of Faith. Sister of Giovanni Licata. Grandmother of six. Great-grandmother of six. Arrangements were made by the McLaughlin Kramer Megiel Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick's Church. Interment St. Charles Cemetery.
Charles A. Buettner, 89, of Coram formerly of Westbury and Lattingtown, died on Dec. 23, 1997. Father of Joyce Hope (Austin). Grandfather of Mary Jane and Barbara. Service at the Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove with Rev. Laura Bender of The Village Church, Bayville, officiated.
Allison Pamela Henry, 13, of Bayville, died suddenly on Dec. 24, 1997. Daughter of James and Pamela. Sister of Katie. Granddaughter of James and Marylyn Curran, Blake and Dorothy Henry and Carole Leslie. Niece of Todd and Gwendolyn Steell, Merrilee Curran, Carol and Laura Henry. Arrangements were made by the Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Service at St. John's of Lattingtown. Interment Locust Valley Cemetery. Donations can be made to the NY Firefighters Burn Center, 21 Asch Loop, Bronx, NY 10475.
Victor Galeski, of Glen Cove, died on Dec. 25, 1997. Husband of Beatrice (nee Grieco). Father of John, Thomas, Robert and the late Ellen. Grandfather of Victor Benedetto. Brother of Edward and Edwina. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Arrangements were made by the McLaughlin Kramer Megiel Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick's Church. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery.
Frances D. Karcz, of Glen Cove, died on Dec. 25, 1997. Aunt of Marianne, Andrew, Lorraine, Barbara, William and the late Paul. Also survived by many grandnieces and grandnephews. Arrangements were made by the McLaughlin Kramer Megiel Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Funeral Mass at St. Hyacinth's Church. Interment St. John's Cemetery.
Harry G. Lazarek, of Locust Valley, died on Dec. 25, 1997. He was a WWII veteran and a carpentry supervisor with Nassau County. Husband of Catherine. Father of Nadya Standinger, Alicia Lazarek and John. Grandfather of Gregory, Paul, and Jason Standinger and Krista and Danny Lazarek. Great-grandfather of three. Brother of Eva Fasanella and Ann Young. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Service at St. Josaphat's Monastery. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery.
Florence Joan Lawrence (nee Belus), of Glen Head formerly of West Hempstead, died on Dec. 27, 1997. She was a homemaker. Wife of William H. (Bud). Mother of Janet Lawrence, Marcia Rock and William Lawrence. Grandmother of Jason and Justin. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Funeral Mass at St. Mary's Church. Interment VA National Cemetery, Calverton.
Dorothy Allmann Rana, of Old Brookville formerly of Sea Cliff, died on Dec. 25, 1997. Wife of the late Phil Allmann and the late Guy Rana. She is survived by her sister Lois McGee; brother Donald Brown (Mildred); sister-in-law Milly Brown; son Don Allmann; grandchildren Paul Allmann, Lucie Smith, Danielle Scoglio and Katherine Velasquez; great-grandchildren Jean-Paul and Michelle Velasquez, Kurt and Keith Smith and John Peter Scoglio. She will be sorely missed. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Funeral Mass at St. Hyacinth RC Church. Interment Memorial Cemetery, Cold Spring Harbor. "Gone is the singer, lost is the song..."
Beatrice Schroeter-Wranek, of Greenvale, died on Dec. 30, 1997. Teacher's aide for Nassau BOCES and Glen Cove Schools. Wife of the late Frank Wranek and Charles Schroeter. Mother of Patricia Manning, Frank Wranek Jr. and Marilyn Wranek. Grandmother of Robert Manning (Linda), Deborah Mozer (William), Christopher Manning and Maryanne Durka (Joseph). Great-grandmother of four. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Funeral Mass at St. Mary's RC Church. Interment Mount St. Mary's Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Hospice Care Network.