Obituaries

 

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Rivas, Gregory E. - Died on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at the age of 59.  He was the beloved husband of Anita M. Rivas, loving father of Jennifer, Felix, Gregory, Annie, David, Debby and Greg, cherished grandfather of 10 grandchildren, and dear brother of Homero, Eyleen, Monica and Anita.  Private Cremation was held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  A Memorial Mass was offered at St. Gabriel's Church on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 11 AM under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Mooney, Ann M. - Died on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at the age of 82.  She was the beloved mother of Patricia McCarrick, John Mooney, Ann Marie Cossin, Peter Mooney and Kathleen Carbone, loving mother-in-law of James, John and John, cherished grandmother of Tiffany, Sarah, PJ, Michael, Johnny, Christopher, Julie, Jessie, Kaitlin, Timmy and Matthew, and dear sister of Rosemary Connolly.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Ascension Church on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

DeSalvo, Joseph A. - Died on Monday, October 20, 2014 at the age of 65.  He was the beloved father of Christina DeSalvo and Dustin DeSalvo, cherished son of Christina and the late Angelo DeSalvo, loving brother of Mary O'Meally and brother-in-law of Fred, former husband of Santina Lena, and dear uncle of Joseph Corsitto and family.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Stanislaus Church on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Remenar, E. Ruth - Died on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the age of 93.  She was the beloved wife of the late Augustin Remenar.  Graveside Services were held on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 12 noon at St. Stephen's Cemetery, Warwick, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Bishok, Thomas - Died on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the age of 90.  He was the beloved husband of the late Leona Bishok, loving father of Eileen Bishok and Joyce Leonard, father-in-law of Thomas, and cherished grandfather of Christopher, Joseph, James and Erica.  Mr. Bishok was a United States Army Veteran who served during World War II.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Labate, Margie - Died on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at the age of 97.  She was the beloved wife of the late John Labate, loving mother of Maria Boyd, Guy Labate and the late Vera Petrizzi, cherished grandmother of 7 grandchildren, great-grandmother of 12 great-grandchildren and great-great-grandmother of 1 great-great-grandchild.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Karakatsanis, Diamantis - Died on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at the age of 73. He was the beloved husband of Benedetta Karakatsanis, loving father of Thomas Karakatsanis and Edna Cardinale, father-in-law of Melanie and Raymond, cherished grandfather of Christian, Nicholas, Jessica, Shannon and Kristina, dear brother of Christine, Lula and Stella, and also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews and friends.  Divine Liturgy was offered at SS. Constantine and Helen G.O. Church on Friday, October 17, 2014 at 9:45 AM.  Interment followed at Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Pizarro, Mariela - Died on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the age of 25. She was the beloved daughter of Mario and Nelly Pizarro, loving sister of Jeremy and Rodrigo, cherished granddaughter of Eufronia & the late Marciel Numbela and Verna Pizarro, and dear niece of numerous aunts, uncles, great-aunts and great-uncles. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary's Church on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Chorney, Anthony J. - Died on Tuesday, October 10, 2014 at the age of 85.  He was the beloved husband of Reberta M. Chorney, loving father of Karen Russell, Anthony Chorney, Nancy Gallo, Cynthia Cudak, Charlotte Shiger, Christine Virgo, Donna Rios, Joseph Chorney and Deborah Delgado, cherished grandfather of 19 grandchildren and great-grandfather of 4 great-grandchildren.  Mr. Chorney was a United States Army Veteran who served during the Korean Conflict.  Divine Liturgy was offered at Transfiguration R.O. Cathedral on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 10:15 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Sindoni, Judy Ann - Died on Friday, September 26, 2014 at the age of 73.  She was the beloved wife of the late Anthony Sindoni, loving mother of Donna, Robin, Anthony and Daniel, cherished grandmother of 10 grandchildren, great-grandmother of 1 great-grandson, and dear sister of Warren Sullivan and Jeremiah Sullivan.  A Memorial Service was held at Papavero Funeral Home on Friday, October 10, 2014 at 11 AM.  Interment of Cremains followed at The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Pirrello, Gasper J. - Died on Monday, October 6, 2014 at the age of 91.  He was the beloved husband of Nancy Pirrello, loving father of Michael Pirrello and John Pirrello, father-in-law of Laurie and Lori, cherished grandfather of Matthew & Stephanie, Michael, John, Megan & Andrew, Jennifer, Michael, Daniel, Paul, Lucas, Joshua and Grace, great-grandfather of Nathan, dear brother of Mary Occhineri, Anna Viola and the late Peter Pirrello & Josephine Napolitano, and also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  Mr. Pirrello was a United States Army Veteran who served during World War II.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary's Church on Friday, October 10, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Pavia, Johanna - Died on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at the age of 79.  She was the beloved wife of Joseph C. Pavia, loving mother of Joseph C. Pavia, Richard Pavia, Lisa Coffey and Charles Pavia, mother-in-law of Marianne and John, cherished grandmother of Kim, Richard, Dina, Charles, Nicole, Christine, Andrew and Matthew, great-grandmother, dear sister of Patricia Tranchese, Domenica Girimonte, and the late William Girimonte, Caroline Russo & Louise Sforza, and also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Elizabeth Church on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Espinal, Juan Antonio - Died on Monday, September 29, 2014 at the age of 86.  He was the beloved husband of Maria Espinal, loving father of Victor, Rosario, Bruna, Juan Tomas and Sonja, cherished grandfather of Sandra, Elizabeth, Victor (aka Tato), Danny, Xavier, Dennis, Christian, Allison, Brandon, Christie, and the late Yvette, great-grandfather of Kayla, Makayla, Jovi, Shealynn, Avery, Jacob, and Elijah, and dear brother of Celeste and the late Camelia.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Blessed Sacrament Church (Brooklyn, NY) on Friday, October 3, 2014 at 10 AM.  Entombment followed at St. John's Cemetery Christ the Redeemer Mausoleum, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Marcos, Osvaldo - Died on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at the age of 83.  He was the beloved husband of the late Viriata Marcos, loving father of Ana Marcos and Maria Rodriguez, father-in-law of Robert, and dear brother of Lubelia, Thomas and Avelino.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Pauciullo, Thomas - Died on Friday, September 26, 2014 at the age of 42.  He was the beloved fiance of Elizabeth, loving father of Thomas and Christian, cherished son of Ernest and Vincenza Pauciullo, and dear brother of Ernest Pauciullo.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Our Lady of Grace Church (West Babylon, NY) on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 10 AM.  Entombment followed at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Lupo, Catherine M. - Died on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at the age of 87.  She was the beloved wife of the late Peter Lupo, loving mother of the late Peter Lupo and Kathryn Calia, mother-in-law of Margit, cherished grandmother of Keri, Tracy, Katy and John, great-grandmother of Alexis, Alyssa, John, Nicholas, Donna Rose, Shannon, Krista and Paul, and dear sister of Audrey Flanagan.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary's Church on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 10:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Dorsey, Eveline M. - Died on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at the age of 88.  Of Elmhurst, Queens, she was the beloved wife of the late John J. Dorsey, loving mother of John Dorsey, Bernadette Previto, Kevin Dorsey, Aileen DuPree, Michael Dorsey and Sheila Penuen, cherished grandmother of Meaghan, Michael, Kathleen, Julie, Matthew, Alexa, Michael Jr., Kyle, Fiona, Brian, Emily and the late Melissa, great-grandmother of Conley and John Michael, and dear sister of Louis McNulty, Ursula Cummins, Alice Crann, Peggy McNulty, Angela McCarthy and the late Martin McNulty, Kathleen McNulty and Brendan McNulty.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Monday, September 29, 2014 at 9 AM.  Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.