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Obituary: Mary C. Smith

Friday, 22 January 2010 00:00

Mary C. Smith (nee O’Reilly), 89, of Levittown, died on Jan. 18, 2010.

Wife and best friend of Warren H. for 63 years. Mother of Warren, Bruce (Joyce), Robert (Diana), Brian (Jeanette), Kim Eble (Bud), Kelly Stanley (Michael) and Kathy Gomes (Rui). Sister of Sissy. Grandmother of Dawn, Erin, Heather, Colleen, Patrick, Alison, Jessica, Justin, Jonathan, Ryan, Kara, Kayla and great-grandmother of Ethan, Iris and Trystan.

She was devoted to serving her church and community. Friend to many, loved by all.

The family was cared for by the Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home, Levittown Chapel. Mass at St. Bernard RC Church. Interment Pinelawn Memorial Park. Donations may be made to St. Bernard’s Parish Social Ministry, c/o Sister Christine Sammons, 3100 Hempstead Tpke., Levittown, NY 11756.


Obituary: Frank J. Callmeyer

Friday, 15 January 2010 00:00

Frank J. Callmeyer, 92, of (Timber Pines) Spring Hill, FL, passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 8, 2010. He was an active parishioner of St. Theresa’s Catholic Church. He married his wonderful wife, the former Natalie Antoinette Cavagnaro in 1948. They had four children. Their first child, Joseph Anthony died as an infant.


Obituary: Edna J. Toner

Friday, 15 January 2010 00:00

Edna J. Toner, of Levittown, died on Jan. 6, 2010. She was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII.

Wife of the late Raymond T. Mother of Ann Daly (Eugene), Mary Blane (Michael McGuire) and Kathleen Healy (James). Sister of Lorraine Swanson. Grandmother of Colleen, Kristine, Allison, Erin, Leigh and James. Great-grandmother of seven. The family was cared for by the Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home, Levittown Chapel. Interment Calverton National Cemetery.


Obituary: James E. Fisher Jr.

Friday, 08 January 2010 00:00

James E. Fisher Jr., of Levittown, died on Jan. 4, 2010. He was a past Grand Knight, K of C, New Hyde Park. Husband of Lucille, father of Jimmy, Jeanne Gebert, Thomas, Robert, William, Maryann, John and Carolyn Krukowski (Ted), grandfather of 10 and great-grandfather of two.

The family was cared for by the Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home, Levittown Chapel. Mass at St. Bernard RC Church. Interment Pinelawn Memorial Park.


Obituary: Bessie Bentman

Friday, 11 December 2009 00:00

Bessie Bentman of Levittown, formerly of the Bronx and Holiday, FL, passed away Nov. 10, 2009 at the age of 102 at the home of her son, David.

She was the wife of the late Henry for 68 years, mother of David and the late Leslie, beloved grandmother of Steven, Susan, Barry and Sherri Bentman, great-grandmother of Sarah, Michaela and Hailey.

She is also survived by two sisters, Esta Consor of Boca Raton, FL, and Frieda Weingold of Amherst, NH, as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

Her entire life was all of her family. Forever loved, forever missed.


Obituary: Joan Marcella Manney

Friday, 04 December 2009 00:00

Joan Marcella (Cuffe) Manney, 74, of Ft. Pierce, FL, died Nov. 30, 2009 of cancer. She was born in Queens on Aug. 5, 1935 and raised her family in Levittown. She was married 54 years to Frederick Manney Jr. Joan was active in the Spanish Lakes Fairways (SLF)/Ft. Pierce community, volunteering with the LI Ducklings; Relay for Life; Angel Food Ministry; SLF Welcoming Committee; and the VA Hospital. She served as a coordinator for the SLF U.S. Service Member Care Package team; battered women and children shelter donation team; and elementary school holiday gift drive. She was a member of the local Moose Lodge.


Obituary: Scott C. Pendergrass

Friday, 04 December 2009 00:00

Scott C. Pendergrass, of Levittown, died on Nov. 23, 2009. Father of Star, Daisy and Jack and stepfather of Frankie and Robert Le Crichia. Son of Mary Ann and the late Charles. Brother of Kim Wirth, Christine Zandberg and Candice Farrell. Nephew of Patricia Hesdorfer. Uncle of six. The family was cared for by the Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home, Levittown Chapel. Mass at St. Bernard RC Church. Interment St. Margaret Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Scott C. Pendergast Family Trust for the support of his children, PO Box 388, Levittown, NY 11756.


Obituary: Frieda Garman

Friday, 20 November 2009 00:00

Frieda (Brolin) Garman, of Washingtonville, NY, former resident of Massapequa Park, passed away peacefully on Nov. 2, 2009 at the age of 92, surrounded by her three children, Lawrence Edward Brolin (wife Eileen), Lynda J. Brolin and Beverly Joanne Brolin. She was born in Astoria, NY, on Oct. 10, 1917, the daughter of Andrew and Hannah Bergh.


Obituary: Gretchen Mucci

Friday, 13 November 2009 00:00

Our beloved Gretchen (Eisele) Mucci, 72, passed away peacefully in her Sierra Madre, CA, home on Nov. 1, 2009, All Saints Day.

Gretchen was an early resident of Levittown and a member of Levittown High School’s first graduating class.

Gretchen dedicated her life to others personally and with her 19 years at Optimist Youth Homes. She will be greatly missed by the many people whom she affected with her generous spirit and positive attitude.

Gretchen is survived by her loving children and their spouses, Elizabeth and Gil, Christopher and Denise, Timothy and Suzanne and Laura; seven grandchildren; and siblings, Richard Eisele, Anita Dewitt, John Eisele, Barbara Hoenig and Billy Eisele.

A memorial will be held at Optimist Youth Homes, Highland Park, CA, on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 10 a.m.

Donations in memory of Gretchen may be sent in lieu of flowers to Optimist Youth Homes and Family Services, 6957 N. Figueroa St., P.O. Box 41-1076, Los Angeles, CA, 90041 or simply visit


Obituary: Joseph J. Galgano

Friday, 06 November 2009 00:00

Joseph J. Galgano, of Levittown (formerly of Rosedale and Calverton), passed away October 10, 2009. Husband of Rose, father of Michael (Jayne), Chris (Kathy) and Joanne Hayes (Patrick), grandfather of Michael, (Christina), Josephine, Justine, Christopher, Ryan, Danny, Meghan, Jillian, Thomas and Sean and great-grandfather of Michael.

Arrangements were made by Arthur F. White Funeral Home. Funeral Mass was held at St. Kilian RC Church with interment following at Calverton National Cemetery. Donations in Joseph’s name may be sent to the Orzac Center for Extended Care and Rehabilitation (900 Franklin Ave., Valley Stream, NY 11580).


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