Carol Dussich (Brusa), of West Hempstead, died on July 26, 2003. A graduate of Mepham High School, Class of 1965, she worked at a family luncheonette in N. Bellmore, a waitress at My Friends restaurant and at Centerline Distributors. She participated in bowling and softball leagues and Bid-for-Kids auctions at LI Lutheran High School. Mother of Joseph Scott and Keith Robert. Daughter of Sara and the late Harry Brusa. Sister of Barbara Mancini, Loretta Yablon, Dorothy O'Sullivan and Patricia, Lawrence and Douglas Brusa. Aunt of many nieces and nephews. Arrangements were made by the Charles J. O'Shea Funeral Home, East Meadow. Cremation private. Contributions can be made to Hospice Care Network, 900 Merchants Concourse, Westbury, NY 11590 or the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition at www.ovarian.org.
Evelyn Gertrude Roberts, a longtime resident of Franklin Square, died on July 26, 2003. She was born on Nov. 13, 1911, daughter of Victoria and Charles Schubert. She was a head teller at several area banks. She was a den mother and parishioner at St. Catherine of Sienna RC Church. Wife of 41 years to the late George. Mother of Carole Garvar, George and Eugene Roberts and their spouses. Sister of Leroy Schubert and the late Kenneth and Raymond Schubert. Grandmother of nine. Great-grandmother of 16. Arrangements were made by the Franklin Funeral Home, Franklin Square. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Catherine of Sienna RC Church. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery.
Bruce J. Wheeler, of Elmont, died on July 30, 2003. Husband of Harriet. Father of Kevin, Diane Hood and Emily Wheeler. Brother of Kenneth and James. Grandfather of Daniel and Harrison Hood. Arrangements were made by the Krauss Funeral Home, Franklin Square. Religious service at Ascension Lutheran Church. Interment Greenfield Cemetery. Contributions can be made to Ascension Lutheran Church, Plane and Franklin Ave., Franklin Square.