Barbara Ann Bashore, age 75, died on Feb. 14, 2007 from complications of ALS. Barbara was born and raised in Port Washington, daughter of the late Benjamin and Dorothy Morgan. Loving mother of Debra Bashore, Betsy Osman and the late Jacqueline Bashore; Mother-in-law of Dr. Khaled Osman and Bruce Feldman; loving Grandmother of Zachary Osman; sister of Lee Morgan and Bruce Morgan.
Arrangements were made by the Austin F. Knowles Funeral Home, Port Washington. Interment Nassau Knolls Cemetery. Donations: ALS Association Foundation, Development Dept., 27001 Agoura Road, Suite 150, Calabasas Hills, CA 91301.
Rose Gaddy, a longtime resident and business owner in Port Washington, died on March 3, 2007, one month shy of her 90th birthday. She is survived by her children, Wayne and Cheryl Gaddy Jr. of Bayville, Patricia Yudain of Connecticut and William and Karen Gaddy of Holbrook. Grandchildren include Holly Gaddy Dinapoli, Jeremy Gaddy and Brittany Gaddy. Rose, her husband, Wayne Gaddy Sr., and sister, Jo Grifo, owned and operated Decorative Arts Center in Port Washington for 30 years. They will be remembered for their creativity, integrity of design and for their masterful workmanship.