Obituaries

 

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de Joya, Salud- Died on Monday, March 30, 2015 at the age of 87. She was the beloved wife of Cecilio Mayor de Joya, loving mother of Jonathan, Jocelyn Lewis, and Jennifer Fosty and mother-in-law of Jennifer and George, cherished grandmother of JC, Alexei, Leah, Ian and Neville, also survived by numerous brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Our Lady of Hope Church on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 10:45 AM.  Interment followed at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home

 

Maline, Charles J. - Died on Monday, March 30, 2015 at the age of 81. He was the beloved husband of Linda A. Maline, loving father of John Maline, Karen (Jeff) West, James (Lisa) Maline, Richard Maline, Linda (Jeff) Munoz and Suzanne Maline-Brown, cherished grandfather of John, Scott, Paul, Lauren, Peter, Casey, Jadin, Jason and Nicholas.  Mr. Maline was a United States Army Veteran who served during the Korean War and a member of the Queensboro Elks Lodge. Religious Services were offered at Community Church of East Williston on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Cardinale, Marie G. - Died on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the age of 77.  She was the beloved wife of Thomas Cardinale, loving mother of Gerard Cardinale and Lisa Petovello, cherished grandmother of Kelly, Toni Ann and Michael, and dear siser of Pat Grande.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Our Lady of Hope Church on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 9:45 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Shah, Narendra R. - Died on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the age of 61.  He was the beloved husband of Nila Shah.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 11 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Gilday, Daniel J. - Died on Monday, March 23, 2015 at the age of 49.  He was the beloved husband of Maria Cecilia Gilday, cherished son of Patricia and the late John Gilday, loving brother of John Gilday, Thomas Gilday, Mary DeLeo, Joseph Gilday and Patricia O'Neill, brother-in-law of Randi, John, Renee, Mike, Rusty and Maria, dear uncle of Sarah, Erin, John, Danny, Katy, Diana, Patrick, Adrianna, Colin and Michael, loving son-in-law of Carmelita and the late Erasmo Empaynado, and also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.  Retired member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 3.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 9:45 AM.  Interment followed at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Ruppel, John F. - Died on Monday, March 23, 2015 at the age of 90.  He was the beloved husband of the late Anna Ruppel, loving father, father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather of 7 great-grandchildren.  Mr. Ruppel was a Proud United States Navy Veteran who served during World War II.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 11 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Staib, William F. - Died on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the age of 87. He was the beloved husband of the late Eleanor Staib, loving father of Maureen Carballo, Barbara Incatasciato, William Staib, Daniel Staib, Margie Staib and Kevin Staib, cherished grandfather of 10 grandchildren, and great-grandfather of 15 great-grandchildren.  Mr. Staib was a United States Army Veteran who served during World War II.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Pancras Church on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Scuderi, Ida - Died on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at the age of 95. She was the beloved sister of the late Maria S. Caruso, Sam Scuderi, Louie Scuderi and Mike Scuderi, cherished aunt and great-aunt of numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Monday, March 23, 2015 at 10:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Slaninka, Richard J. - Died on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at the age of 71.  He was the beloved husband of Marilyn Slaninka.  Mr. Slaninka was a retired NYPD Police Officer and a United States Navy Veteran who served during the Vietnam War.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Monday, March 16, 2015 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Ciecierski, Sheila - Died on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at the age of 93.  She was the beloved mother of the late Sheila V. Wieber and Diane Campbell, cherished grandmother of Debra Calvi, Richard Wieber and Linda Spahn, and great-grandmother of Stephanie, Nicole, Jessica, Genesis and Richard Jr.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Tropiano, Anna - Died on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at the age of 89.  She was the beloved wife of the late Anthony J. Tropiano, loving mother of Daniel Tropiano, Connie Veneziano, Chris Tropiano and Joseph Tropiano, mother-in-law of Arlene, Louise and Lygda, cherished grandmother of Chris, Jimmy, Jason, Danny, Madeline, Tony and Danielle, and great-grandmother of Nicholas.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 9 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Uribe, Ana F. - Died on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at the age of 105.  She was the beloved wife of the late Eloy Uribe, and loving mother of Esperanza Tobio and the late Elsa Slovak.  A Private Cremation was held on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Joan of Arc Church on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 10:30 AM.  Entombment of Cremains followed at St. Michael's Cemetery, East Elmhurst, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Dellarosa, Livia H. - Died on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at the age of 80.  She was the beloved wife of the late Frank A. Dellarosa, loving mother of Donna M. LaRussa and Frank J. Dellarosa, mother-in-law of Philip and Phyllis, cherished grandmother of Isabella and Frankie, dear sister of Marie Beatrive, Lucille Sanelli and Helen Boncimino, and also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Stanislaus Church on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Mattariello, Nicoletta - Died on Monday, March 2, 2015 at the age of 85.  She was the beloved wife of the late John Mattariello, loving mother of Marie Grosso, Janice Fiscina and Linda Wosczyk, mother-in-law of Gary and Bob, cherished grandmother of Kristin, Tracey, Michael, Matthew and Allison, great-grandmother of Eddie, Ryan, Kaitlyn and James, dear sister of Millie Del Giacco, and sister-in-law of Joseph DelGiacco and Thelma DiLevo.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Francis Breadline, Franciscan Bread for the Poor, 135 West 31st Street, New York, NY 10001, www.stfrancisbreadline.org.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Martin of Tours Church on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 11 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Thomas, Catherne V. - Died on Friday, February 27, 2015 at the age of 82. She was the beloved sister of the late Theresa Moutopoulos and Elias Thomas, and loving aunt.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Hope Cemetery, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Pelzar, Pauline - Died on Friday, February 27, 2015 at the age of 85. She was the beloved wife of William Pelzar, loving mother of Karen Balsamo, cherished grandmother of Joshua, loving sister of Henry Waller, dear aunt of numerous nieces and nephews, and dearest companion of Lucy.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 11 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Yurman, Erminio - Died on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at the age of 83. He was the beloved husband of the late Carla Yurman, loving father of David Yurman and Steven Yurman, cherished grandfather of David Jr. and Isabella, dear brother of Luigi Yurman, and also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary's Church on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 9:45 AM.  Interment followed at St. Michael's Cemetery, East Elmhurst, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Crimi, Benjamin "Bob" - Died on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at the age of 75. He was the beloved husband of Maureen Crimi (nee Folan), loving father of Christina Mundy, Marc Anthony Crimi and Joseph Crimi, father-in-law of Christopher and Dorothy, cherished grandfather of Daniel, Jonathan and Cooper, and also survived by numerous loving friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Our Lady of Hope Church on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 9:45 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Cabrera, Nidia A. - Died on Monday, February 23, 2015 at the age of 87.  She was the beloved mother of Hector R. Arias, mother-in-law of Carmen, cherished grandmother of Hector, Steve and Fernando, great-grandmother of Noah, and dear sister of Antonio Cabrera and Silvia Cabrera.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Kustka, Alice G. - Died on Sunday, February 22, 2015 at the age of 89.  She was the beloved wife of the late George Kustka, loving mother of George (Chris) Kustka, Bill (Sharon) Kustka and John Kustka, cherished grandmother of Adam, Tammy, Will and Stephen, great-grandmother of Noah, Riley, Quinn, Jamison, Viola, Kyle and Alexis.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Friday, February 27, 2015 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.