Obituaries

 

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Voketaitis, James A. - Died on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at the age of 67.  He was the beloved sweetheart of Iris S. Gretano, loving brother of Eleanor Voket Kempin, and cherished uncle of Michael and Jason.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Transfiguration Church on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  Interment of Cremated Remains followed at St. Francis Cemetery, Torrington, CT under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Marciante, Joan - Died on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at the age of 82.  She was the beloved wife of the late Pellegrino Marciante, loving mother of Michele Cinnamo, Michael Marciante and the late Maryann Marciante, mother-in-law of Christopher, cherished grandmother of Natalie and Nicholas and also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary's Church on Monday, February 15, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Brinez, Michelle - Died on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at the age of 71.  She was the beloved wife of Marco A. Huerta.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 10 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Paluch, Jacek - Died on Sunday, February 7, 2016 at the age of 57.  He was the beloved husband of Irena Paluch, loving father of Dominika Paluch, Kamil Paluch and Magdalena Paluch, dear brother of Ivona Brehse, and also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and friends.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  Interment of Cremated Remains followed at Cmentarz Batowicki in Krakow, Poland under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Carofiglio, Nilsa - Died on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the age of 83.  Life-long resident of Maspeth, NY and Elementary School Teacher for the NYC Department of Education.  She was the beloved wife of Victor Carofiglio, loving mother of Carol Carofiglio and Louise Germinario, mother-in-law of William and Thomas, cherished grandmother of Sarah, Scott, Christopher and Cassandra, dear sister of Jose and Lydia Burgos, and also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends.  In Lieu of Flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Parkinson's Disease Foundation, www.pdf.org, -or- The Girl Scouts of Greater New York, www.girlscoutsnyc.org.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 10 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  Interment of Cremated Remains followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

DiColandrea, Domenico - Died on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at the age of 94.  Born in 1921 in Naples, Italy, Domenico was pre-deceased by wife, Margherita DiColandrea, of 65 years.  He is survived by two his two sisters, Maria Pia Stile and Anna Scotto; brother, Gilberto DiColandrea; daughter and son-in-law, Maria and Robert Krasevec; son, Dominick DiColandrea; son and daughter-in-law, Anthony and Margaret DiColandrea; sixteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.  He embraced his final hours with grace, humility, humor and dignity.  He embarked on his final journey as he lived his life, without fear and with a clear conscience.  His final wish was for his legacy of patience, peace and love to prevail throughout his family now and for future generations.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Entombment followed at St. John's Cemetery Cloister, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Zapata, Virginia - Died on Friday, February 5, 2016 at the age of 96.  She was the beloved wife of the late Ramon Zapata, loving mother of Mirna Rodriguez and Judith Zapata, cherished grandmother of Lope, Jorge and Natalie, and dear sister of Ana Rita, Avidan, Mimi, Olga and Felix.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Monday, February 8, 2016 at 10:30 AM.  Entombment followed at St. Michael's Cemetery St. Francis Mausoleum, East Elmhurst, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Dougherty, Joan C. - Died on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at the age of 72.  She was the beloved wife of Daniel P. Dougherty, loving sister of the late Henry Timmerman, cherished aunt of Joyce, Henry, Kurt, John and Karl, and dear sister-in-law of Ethel Timmerman and John Dougherty.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 10 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Magro, Maryanne - Died on Monday, February 1, 2016 at the age of 69.  Beloved sister.  Private Cremation was held on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Pavlik, Mildred - Died on Friday, January 29, 2016 at the age of 81.  She was the beloved wife of the late John E. Pavlik, and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.  Funeral Services were held on Monday, February 1st, 2016 at 10:30 AM at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Terzakos, Tara L. - Died on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at the age of 26.  She was the beloved daughter of Judy and Minas Terzakos, loving sister of Ann Marie (Joseph), Stephanie, Brittany and Melissa, cherished granddaughter of Catherine & Minas Terzakos and the late Josephine & Donald Smith, dear aunt of Jaxen, Dylan and Stella, and also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary's Church on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Crivici, Adriana - Died on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at the age of 47.  She was the beloved daughter of Maria and the late Mario Crivici, loving fiance of Mike Depante, dear sister of Patrizia Martingano and Robert Crivici, sister-in-law of Adriano and Patricia, cherished aunt of Steven and Lisa, and great-aunt of Luciano and Jack.  Private Cremation was held on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Stanislaus Church on Friday, January 29, 2016 at 9:45 AM.  Interment of Cremains followed at Nassau Knolls Cemetery, Port Washington, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.