Friday, 14 May 2010 00:00
Marie (Mary) Chester, age 96, of Port Washington, died on May 2, 2010. Marie was predeceased by her husband Michael Sr. and her grandson Kenneth. She is survived by her children, Michael Jr. (Rita), Carmine “Babe” (Anita), Angela McGrade (Frank) and Donald (Doris); her grandchildren, Christopher Chester (Darcy), Robert Chester (Jill), Michele Yung (Michael), Mary Beth Chester (Cheryl Ann Lassen), Renee Chester, Robin Chester (Robert), Kevin Chester (Joanna), Michael Chester, Danielle McGrade, and Brian McGrade (Jaime); and her great-grandchildren, Cassidy Beeman Schiandra (Joshua), Gabrielle Chester, Michella Chester, Nicolette Chester, Rachel Yung, Matthew Yung, Thomas Yung, Abigail Chester, Charlotte Chester and Peyton McGrade.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Austin F. Knowles Funeral Home, Port Washington. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 7 at St. Peter of Alcantara RC Church. The interment followed at Nassau Knolls Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, Hauppauge NY Office, 150 Motor Pky., Suite LL40, Hauppauge, NY 11788 or The Greater NY City Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, PO Box 27963, GPO, New York, NY 10087-27963.