Obituaries

Obituaries

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: 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: Ted Polk

Theodore “Ted” Polk, a longtime Garden City resident, passed away on Dec. 30 after a brief illness. He was 96 years old and is survived by his wife of 56 years, Muriel (Carlson); his...

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: Joan Mary Burke

On May 24, 2015, longtime Garden City resident (1963-2005) and devoted parishioner of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church passed away. While raising a family, Joan worked at Publishers Clearing House for more than 30 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: Alex Eliassof

Alex EliassofOn Jan. 28 2010, Alex Eliassof, an original founding member of A & D Offset Printers, Ltd., which opened in the early ‘80s, passed away. Coincidentally, it was on his 89th birthday. Alex...