Obituaries

 

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O'Hare, John J. (Buddy) - Died on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the age of 85.  Born on July 29, 1929 in New York City.  Former Employee of Ruperts, Schaefer and Strohs Breweries.  Husband of Helena, loving father of Bridget (Frank) Logozzo, Colleen, Kathleen and Kelly Ann, cherished grandfather of Tara, Justin and Stephanie, and great-grandfather of Ryan and Erin.  Predeceased by his mother, two sisters and brother.  He enjoyed playing roller hockey and was an avid NY Rangers fan.  He will be greatly missed.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Our Lady of Hope Church on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 9:45 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Petekiewicz, Casimir A. - Died on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the age of 99.  He was the beloved husband of the late Rose Petekiewicz, loving father of Maryann Petekiewicz, Anthony Petekiewicz (Nancy), Joyce Buono and Theresa Petekiewicz, cherished grandfather of Matthew, Frank, Paul, Christopher and Michael, and great-grandfather of Nina.  Mr. Petekiewicz was a United States Army Veteran who served during World War II.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Lutheran All-Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Sitarz, Kazimierz - Died on Sunday, November 16, 2014 at the age of 72. He was the beloved husband of Krystyna Sitarz, loving father of Dorota Caetano, Iwona Leger, Anna Rojas, and Marta Sitarz, father-in-law of Phillip and Joe, cherished grandfather of Isabela, Victoria, Kevin, Hannah and Max, and dear brother of Roman and Krystyna.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Aloysius Church on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 10:30 AM.  Interment followed at Linden Hill Cemetery, Ridgewood, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Basanta, Francisco - Died on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at the age of 83. He was the beloved husband of Marie Basanta, loving father of Frank Basanta and Joseph Basanta, dear brother of Jose Basanta, and also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews and friends.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Henao, Guiomar - Died on Sunday, November 9, 2014 at the age of 73. She was the beloved wife of Ancizar Henao, loving mother of Diana Conti and the late Claudia Henao, cherished grandmother of Veronica and Kyle, dear sister of Martha Mai and Norma Aguirre, and also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews and friends. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Leger, Olivia - Died on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at the age of 90.  She was the beloved mother of Lucila Leger Guzman and Julio Leger, cherished grandmother of Ivan, Michelle, Rafaela, Sofie, Miguel, and Carmen, and great-grandmother of 6 great-grandchildren. Private Cremation was held on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Kasparian, Teresa - Died on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at the age of 91.  She was the beloved wife of the late George Kasparian, loving mother of Jean Materese and mother-in-law of Frank, and cherished grandmother of Frank, Michael and Matthew.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9 AM.  Interment followed at Lutheran All-Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Reaber, Thomas, Jr. - Died on Friday, October 31, 2014 at the age of 67.  He was a dear cousin and friend to many.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Thursday, November 5, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Zalangh, Ngin - Died on Friday, October 31, 2014 at the age of 64.  He was the beloved husband of Khaul Z. Man, loving father of Joseph S. Mung, Do Khan Khup, Thang Cin Pau, Nem Dieh Lun, Ngai Sian Dim, Thang En Khai, Luan Ngaih Nuam, Ngin Kam Cin and Sian Muan Thang, and cherished grandfather of 20 grandchildren.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 9 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Marrero, Harry - Died on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at the age of 64.  He was the beloved brother of Norma Ostraco, brother-in-law of Frank, cherished uncle of Toby, Jason and Stephanie, and also survived by numerous cousins and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Transfiguration Church (Brooklyn) on Monday, November 3, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  Private Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.