Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Carol I. Baker

Carol I. BakerCarol I. Baker, of Garden City, died peacefully on March 22, 2009 at the age of 83. She was the beloved wife of Thomas Henry Baker who predeceased her in June 1984....

Obituary: Dorothy B. Fisher

Dorothy B. Fisher, 90, died May 19, a resident of Peconic Landing in Greenport.Mrs. Fisher was born in 1922. After graduating from Ohio’s Oberlin College in 1944 with a major in physics, she accepted...

Obituary: Robert Alexander Studwell

Veteran Realtor PassesRobert Alexander Studwell passed away on March 13, two months before his 90th Birthday. He was born in Brooklyn on May 13, 1923 and moved to Garden City when he was three...

Obituary: Ann Wassmer

 On Aug. 25, 2013, Ann Wassmer passed away at the age of 97. She was the former president of the Garden City League and for more than 16 years, spearheaded various efforts to help...

Obituary: Anthony A. Albanese

Anthony A. Albanese, the respected real estate developer who co-founded the Albanese Organization and was its chairman emeritus, passed away on Feb. 14, 2012 at the age of 82.Recognized for his vision, commitment and...

Obituary: Robert A. Martin

Robert A. Martin, 89, who grew up in Garden City and Amityville, died of cancer in Bend, OR, at an assisted living facility.In the 1960’s one of Robert Martin’s jobs as head of employment...

Obituary: Marion ‘Tess’ Teslik

At 92, Marion “Tess” Teslik was an independent, quick-witted, working woman with a flair for fashion.Growing up in Jamaica, Queens, Ms. Teslik attended finishing school after her high school days and later enrolled at...

Obituary: Sr. Patricia McNamara, S.N.D.

Sr. Patricia McNamara, S.N.D., died on Dec. 31, 2010. Loving sister of Vincent McNamara. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Interment Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur Cemetery. In lieu of...

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: Herbert J. Blauert, P.C.C.

Herbert J. Blauert, P.C.C., a longtime resident of Garden City, died peacefully on Aug. 14, 2011. Herb was married to Elizabeth , who predeceased him, and was currently married to Marilyn Schmachtenberg of Merrick....