Denise Ross died on Dec. 18, 1999 from a brain tumor at the young age of 46. She leaves behind her husband Charlie; her sons Jonathan, 16, and Zachary, 9; her brother Steven and his wife and six nieces and nephews who live in Israel and her mother Pearl Donshik of Florida. Denise was vice president of Seigmans International of Manhattan.
Denise, your kind ways and warm works will be missed by all who knew you.
Jeanne Fiermonte, 70, of Port Washington, died on Dec. 27, 1999. Wife of the late Salvatore. Mother of Mark. Mother-in-law of Marie. Sister of Donald Curtin. Arrangements were made by the Austin F. Knowles Funeral Home, Port Washington. Interment Nassau Knolls Cemetery.
Thelma Sloane (Worden), 79, of Yamouthport, MA, died on Jan. 4, 2000. Born in Queens she was a long time resident of Port Washington. She moved to the Cape in 1994 and lived in Yarmouthport and Centerville. She was devoted to her family.Wife of the late Robert R. Sloane and the late Gerard Sloane. Mother of Thelma Foster of Marston Mills, MA, Dorothy Harris of E. Lansing, MI, David of Cambridge and Robert Sloane of Baltimore, MD. Sister of Alice Drybread of Denver, CO and Mary Emma Kreckman of St. Paul, MN. Also survived by 11 grandchildren. Arrangements were made by the John-Lawrence Funeral Home, Marston Mills. Burial private. Memorials in her name may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.
Dirk Effertz, 43, formerly of Port Washington, died on Jan. 7, 2000. Husband of Lucille. Father of Jennifer and Dirk Jr. Brother of Dina, Dane, Duke, Dara and Dawn. Son of the late Donald and Jeanne Effertz. Arrangements were made by the Austin F. Knowles Funeral Home, Port Washington. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Fatima RC Church. Interment Nassau Knolls Cemetery.
Lillian Ludeker, 91, of Port Washington, died on Jan. 7, 2000. Wife of the late Simon. Mother of Joan Monzione and the late William Ludeker. Grandmother of six. Great-grandmother of eight. Arrangements were made by the Austin F. Knowles Funeral Home, Port Washington. Religious service. Interment Nassau Knolls Cemetery.