Friday, 26 August 2011 00:00
Daniel J Pergola, born in Long Island City on April, 1922, passed away suddenly on Aug. 15, 2011 in Waymart, PA. Survived by his daughter, Lillian Patrk Heckinger, five loving granddaughters (Patty Bellon, Gail Anthony, Cathi Hewston, Debbie Vinyard and Susan Hall), 17 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews, including Vincent (Carrie), Joseph (Adele) and Tony (Ginnie) Pergola. Danny was predeceased by his beloved wife, Margaret, and son, Emil Peter Patrk.
A longtime resident of Manorhaven, Danny retired from the Nassau County Department of Public Works, where he was cited for his service of excellence, and popularity with his fellow workers. He was also well known by many residents in Port Washington because of his outgoing personality and fun sense of humor. He will be greatly missed.
Interment was at Knowles Cemetery in Port Washington on Aug. 19, 2011.