Robert Cuddeback, of Glen Cove, died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005 at the age of 76. Husband of 38 years to Katherine. Father to Cheryl, Robert, Brad and John. Favorite grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and cousin. Best friend to many, friend to all. He was a graduate of Kent School and Brown University. He was a 2nd Lieutenant in US Army, an icon in the maritime shipping industry, and a proud member of the Founders Club of the petrochemical industry. More than anything, he loved being with family and friends, and we loved being with him. A true gentleman, he lived life. A memorial service was held at the Locust Valley Reformed Church on Nov. 5, In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Kent School, Kent, CT. 06757.
Edward S. Maloney, of Bayville, died on Nov. 2, 2005 at age 67. Husband of Wendy. Friend of Peter and Joan Bruce. Service and interment conducted privately by Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove.
Michele Grella, of Glen Cove, died on Nov. 2, 2005 at age 62. Husband of Sisina. Father of Elisabetta Mecca (Joseph). Son of Lucrezia and the late Alberto. Brother of Carmine, Giuseppe, Nunzia Di Paola and Gino. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Reposed at the Funeral Home of Dodge-Thomas, Glen Cove. Mass held at St. Rocco RC Church. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery.
Joan Gaynor (nee Doyle), of Glen Head, died on Nov. 2, 2005. Wife of the late Raymond. Mother of Stuart, Patrick (Judi), Kevin and the late Thomas and Edwin. Grandmother of Paul, Devin and Megan. Arrangements were made by the McLaughlin Kramer Megiel Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Funeral Mass celebrated at the Church of St. Patrick. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery.
Gertrude Szymanski, of Glen Cove, died on Nov. 2, 2005. Sister of Cecilia Sucharski. Aunt of Eugene (Geraldine) Sucharski. Arrangements were made by the McLaughlin Kramer Megiel Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Funeral Mass celebrated at the Church of St. Hyacinth. Interment St. Patrick's Cemetery.
Elaine Mitchell, of Glen Cove, formerly of Garden City, died on Nov. 3, 2005. Wife of the late Robert. Mother of Duncan Mitchell and Pamela (Bruce) Hoveling. Religious service held at the McLaughlin Kramer Megiel Funeral Home, Glen Cove.
Gregory L.L. Kapsalis, of Bayville, died on Nov. 4, 2005 in his 85th year. Husband of Chrisoula. Father of Leonard (Susan) and James. Grandfather of Daniel. Brother of Helen Grievo and the late Frances and Mary. Reposed at the Funeral Home of Dodge-Thomas, Glen Cove. Service held at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Resurrection. Interment Cypress Hills Cemetery.
Teresa C. Biscoe, of Glen Cove , died on Nov. 5, 2005. She was former secretary to the president of Nassau Trust Co. and staff of the Visiting Nurses Association. Wife of George W. Mother of Denise Eng (Rick) and David. Daughter of Eugenia and the late Agostino Ciurleo. Sister of Jill Hackett (George) and Angelo Ciurleo (the late Lucy). Aunt of Diana and Patty. Reposed at the Funeral Home of Dodge-Thomas, Glen Cove. Mass held at St. Rocco RC Church. Interment St. John's Cemetery, Terreyville, CT.
Adrian T. Nihill, of Glen Head, died on Nov. 6, 2005. Husband of Virginia. Father of Eric (Kathryn), Connie Meine (Roger), Chris and Judy DeRicco (Dominic). Grandfather of Kristen, Marissa, Matthew, Elizabeth, Paul, Tyler, Danica, Spencer, David and Olivia. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Boniface Martyr Church. Interment Private. Contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul, 2160 Jericho Tpke., New Hyde Park, NY 11040.
Alice Wenzel, a resident of Sea Cliff for 37 years, died on Oct. 31, 2005 at North Shore University Hospital after many years of dealing with adult normal pressure hydrocephalus and emphysema. More recently she lived in Manhasset. She had a winter home in Tucson, AZ.
Alice attended high school in Forest Hills and was Phi Beta Kappa at Cornell in 1947. She received her master's degree in social work at Smith College in 1954. She worked as a counselor in Brooklyn and LI, primarily at Family Service Association of Nassau where she was a family therapist. She was active and on the boards of many local organizations that worked to improve education and child care.
Alice is survived by her husband of 52 years, John; and her daughters, Emily and Abby, both of whom live in Manhattan; by her granddaughters, Bianca and Sophia Ambrosino; and her son-in-law, Mark Ambrosino. She also leaves a sister Rita Kolsby; a brother-in-law Edwin; and sisters-in-law Patricia Lord and Peggy Shofield.
A memorial service for family and friends will be scheduled for later in the year. The family suggests that contributions may be made in her honor to Planned Parenthood of NC (750-2600).