Antoinette Candela, of Port Washington, died at St. Francis Hospital, on May 23, 2000. She was 91 years old. She was predeceased by her husband, Emilio, and her daughter, Clara Cristofano. She is survived by her children, Helena (Hugh) Newman of Palm City, FL, formerly of Port Washington, Emilio (Moira) Candela and son-in-law Antonio Cristofano, all of Port Washington. She was a loving grandmother to her eight grandchildren and four great-granddaughters. She is also survived by her brother Anthony Desiderato of New Jersey.
Mrs. Candela came to Port Washington as a bride and raised her family here. She was a parishioner at St. Peter of Alcantara and a member of Catholic Daughters. She and her late husband maintained residences here and in West Palm Beach, FL, since retirement in 1966.
A Mass of Christian Burial was offered by Father Drew of St. Peter of Alcantara Church on May 27 and burial was at Nassau Knolls Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Austin F. Knowles Funeral Home.
Margaret Elisa Reisig Tyner, 48, died on May 24, 2000 in Chowan Hospital. Surviving is her mother Esther Marie O'berg Ross; her stepfather John R. Ross, both of Edenton, NC; her husband, William D. Tyner; four sons, Christopher Carl Tyner, Matthew William Tyner, Robert Thomas Tyner and Steven Douglas Tyner, all of Port Washington; two brothers, Richard Reisig and Sandy Reisig both of New Jersey. Memorial services were held May 28 at the First Assembly of God Church with Rev. Randy Pierce officiating. Arrangements were made by Evans Funeral Home, Edenton. Donations can be made to the American Diabetes Association, 1600 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314.