Douglas Garretson, 71, of Irmo, SC, formerly of Beechhurst, Sea Cliff and Providence Forge, VA, died Jan. 14, 1999. Funeral services were held at the Dunbar Funeral Home, Dutch Fork Chapel, SC.
Mr. Garretson was the son of the late Harry Douglas Garretson and Anna Camille Von Hoegen Garretson. He retired after 30 years as a sales engineer for the Spencer Turbine Company of Hartford, CT. He was a member of the Sons of the American Revolution NY Chapter where he served in the Continental Color Guard; a member of the Beechhurst and Sea Cliff Yacht Clubs; Cub Scout Master and Boy Scout Leader; a member of the Presbyterian Church of Providence Forge. Mr. Garretson also served in the Navy during WWII.
Surviving are his wife, Gesina Dorothy Murphy Garretson; son Harry Douglas Garretson and daughter Marily Dorothy Garretson Swygert of Irmo; three grandchildren, Phillip Garretson, Dorothy-Faye and Ted Michael Swygert Jr.
Memorials can be made to the Sea Cliff Ambulance and Rescue Squad of Sea Cliff.
Happy 2nd anniversary in Heaven mom. Words will never express our emptiness without you. We love and miss you. Your daughter, Bertha, grand and great-grandchildren.
Donato Grella, formerly of Glen Cove, died on March 10, 1999 in Italy. Husband of Clotilde. Father of Concetta Riccardi (Antonio), Costantino (Lena), Angelo Marino (Anna), Maria Famiglietti (Carmine), Domenico (Anna), Michele (Zita), Giuseppe (Dawn), Antonio (Catrina) and Lilliana Cocco (Antonio). Grandfather of 20. Memorial Mass at the Church of St. Rocco.
Alice Mack Geffen, of Sea Cliff, died on March 15, 1999. Friend of Carole Berglie. Sister of Joy Hornick and Jacqueline Schlesinger. Services private.
Hattie W. Oakes, 88, of Glen Cove, died on March 17, 1999. Wife of the late Joseph M. Mother of Joseph M. Jr. and the late Barbara Cannon. Grandmother of five. Great-grandmother of five. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Arrangements were made by the Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Interment Nassau Knolls Cemetery.
John A. Teano, of Glen Cove, died on March 21, 1999. Uncle of Marianne Artinian (Peter). Great-uncle of Jeanette C., Peter J., Christopher J. and Jay M. Arrangements were made by the Oyster Bay Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Dominic's RC Chapel. Interment St. Michael's Cemetery.
Kornegay Linwood, of Glen Cove, died on March 20, 1999. Father of Kissena and David. Son of Clara Taylor. Brother of Arnold Taylor, Audrey Taylor, Belinda, Craig, Bobby and Donna. Arrangements were made by the Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Interment All Saints Cemetery.
Edward I. Farley, 83, of Locust Valley, died on March 23, 1999. Husband of Helen (nee Minton). Father of Jane F. Simonds, Edward I. Jr., Alexander T. and Christopher M. Peterkin. Brother of Philip W., Elise F. Higgins and the late John C. Grandfather of William, Alexander, Caroline, Maggie, Edward III, Lyles, Lacey and Alexander. Arrangements were made by the Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Memorial service at St. John's of Lattingtown. Donations can be made to the Waldoboro Library, Waldoboro, ME.
Dionne Ryan Slater, of Matinecock, died on March 27, 1999. Wife of Alexander B. Mother of Henry L. Murray Jr., Margaret M. Sullivan, John M. Murray, Catherine W. Murray; and her stepchildren Kathy S. Hart, Alexander B. Jr. and Serena S. Wilson. Sister of Mary Louise Smith. Grandmother of Linda, Michael, Catherine, Audrey, J. Morgan, Henry, Ryan, Kathleen and Alexis. Aunt of Bruce and Richard Smith. Arrangements were made by the Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Memorial service at St. John's of Lattingtown. Donations can be made to the Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx, NY or Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital.
Patricia Guy, of Sea Cliff, died on March 28, 1999. Wife of Trevanion. Daughter of Marion and the late Rozier Johnston. Mother of Terrance, Anthony, Gareth and Gina. Sister of Donald Johnston, Jan Taylor and Michelle Smith. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Memorial service April 6 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Sea Cliff. Contributions can be made to Juvenile Diabetes.
Margaret L. Barr, of Glen Cove, died on March 29, 1999. She was associated with Speedwell Foster Care, Glen Cove Visiting Nurses Association and the Glen Cove School District. Wife of Samuel. Mother of Merry Conway and Jamie Gostelmann. Mother-in-law of John and Peter. Sister of Dickson Brown. Grandmother of six. Services private. Interment Chamberlain Cemetery, Round Pond, ME.
Thomas R. DellaRatta, 57, formerly of Glen Cove, died recently. Husband of Elaine (nee Cittadini). Father of Thomas A. and Nicole E. Son of John DellaRatta of Glen Cove and the late Anna. Arrangements were made by the Fitzgerald-Zembruski-Mengacci Funeral Home, Naugatuck, CT. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick's RC Church, Waterbury, CT. Interment with full military honors Lake Elise Cemetery, Middlebury, CT. Donations can be made to Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, PO box 142, Bloomfield, CT 06002.