Salvatore (Sal) E. Michnowich of Glen Cove, died on June 18, 2013, at age 68. Sal was born in Brooklyn, July 24, 1944. He was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army. After service, he worked as a dispatcher for the Long Island Railroad, while building a career as a Wall Street bond trader. Sal worked at Merrill Lynch and Smith Barney before becoming a prominent trader at Morgan Stanley and retiring as a principal of the corporate bond department.
Sal enjoyed his 13 years of retirement reading and discussing history and politics with his best friends Rick and Jennifer Leff, taking long walks, and with his lovely wife, Marlene, watching the Mets, Jets and Rangers.
Sal leaves behind Marlene, his beloved wife of 47 years, daughters Laura and Dena, son-in-law Nate Andersen, aunts, nieces, a nephew, and scores of friends who know they have lost the greatest friend of all. Visitation held at the Funeral Home of Dodge-Thomas Glen Cove. Mass at the Church of St. Patrick. Interment Calverton National Cemetery.
Donations can be made in Sal’s memory to the North Shore Lion’s Club, 66 First St., New Hyde Park, NY 11040 to sponsor a seeing eye dog to be named in Sal’s honor.