Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Mary Alice Wren Passes Away At 79

Garden City’s Wren family has announced the death of Mary Alice Wren, a writer, teacher and journalist who died from Alzheimer’s disease on Nov. 6.Ms. Wren, a resident of Garden City for 41 years,...

Obituary: Louise J. Hayes

Louise Hayes, of Garden City, passed away peacefully at home, Aug. 28, 2011. She was 91 years old. Wife of the late James Hayes. Mother of Susan, Nancy and Janice Davis. Grandmother of Jacquelyn...

Obituary: Ingeborg Biel

Ingeborg Biel, a beloved member of the Garden City, Stewart Manor and Floral Park communities, passed away peacefully after a short illness on Wednesday, April 1, surrounded by her beloved sons George and Frank....

Obituary: Marie Kelly

Marie Kelly passed away suddenly on March 3, 2013.  She was predeceased by her husband John NYPD (1999), her granddaughter Caroline (1989) and her son Jack (2012). Marie is survived by her loving family;...

Obituary: Gerard L. DeFina

Gerard L. DeFina, a longtime educator in the Garden City schools, passed away at age 73 on April 12, 2012 in Delaware. A beloved teacher for the 34 years he worked here, Jerry was...

Jean Merritt Hubbard Passes

Jean Merritt Hubbard of Farmingdale died on April 26, 2017 at the age of 97. Beloved wife of the late Andre Hubbard. Dear sister of the late Jessica Griffiths. Fond sister-in-law of Nancy Law...

Obituary: Mary Colbeth Korff

Mary Colbeth Korff, 89, died peacefully on Nov. 29, 2009 at Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury in Irvington, VA. She was born and raised in Buzzards Bay, MA, daughter of Captain Harold L. Colbeth and Myna Pearl...

Obituary: Dorothy Stanton Outlaw

Dorothy Stanton Outlaw died on May 15 at age 94. Born and raised in Brooklyn, Dorothy worked as an overseas telephone operator during World War II. She moved to Floral Park with her husband,...

Obituary: Ross Fleisig

Ross Fleisig (Oct.12, 1921 – Dec. 28, 2011), an aerospace engineer for more than 55 years and scientist at three aircraft and spacecraft companies, died in Binghamton, NY, at age 90.Mr. Fleisig was born...

Obituary: James J. Harnett

Family & Children’s Association CEO, Dies at 63Known as the ultimate caregiver, Mr. Harnett shepherded the care of thousands of Long Islanders in his role as president/CEO of Family & Children’s Association, a human...