Obituaries

 

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Yorio, Alma - Died on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at the age of 92.  She was the beloved wife of the late Leo Yorio, loving mother of Dennis Yorio and cherished grandmother of Patrick and Joseph.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Mary's Church on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Entombment followed at St. John's Cemetery Resurrection Mausoleum, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Pappas, Jack Michael - Died on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at the age of 94.  He was the beloved husband of Olga Pappas and also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  Mr. Pappas was a United States Coast Guard Veteran who served during World War II.  Divine Litury offered at St. Nicholas G.O. Church on Monday, October 3, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Entombment followed at St. Michael's Cemetery St. Joseph Mausoleum, East Elmhurst, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Coppola, Raphael M. - Died on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at the age of 89.  He was the beloved husband of the late Millicent Coppola, loving father of Lois Moore, Raphael G. Coppola and the late Louis Coppola, father-in-law of David and Jennifer, cherished grandfather of Rochelle, Renee, Giavanna and Gerard and great-grandfather of Alec, Sean, Sophia and Julia, and dear brother of Marie Coppola and the late Anna Bredice.  Mr. Coppola was a United States Navy Veteran.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Mary's Church on Friday, September 30, 2016 at 10:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Paluszek, Florence - Died on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the age of 83.  She was the beloved wife of the late Raymond Paluszek, and loving mother of Suzanne Paluszek and Carole Paluszek.  Private Cremation was held on Friday, September 30, 2016 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Marrone, Rose - Died on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the age of 91. She was the beloved wife of Stephen Marrone, loving mother of Beatrice Bullock and Julia Rennison, mother-in-law of Robert and William, cherished grandmother of Cara, Bevin, Kimberly and William III, and great-grandmother of Cameron, Saoirse, Felicia, Jack and Francis.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at Our Lady of Hope Church on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 9:45 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Alleva, Rose Ann - Died on Friday, September 23, 2016 at the age of 72.  She was the beloved wife of Nicholas Alleva, loving mother of James Alleva, Philip Alleva and the late Nicholas Alleva Jr., mother-in-law of Dorothy and Donna, and cherished nonna of Nicholas, Isabella and Philip.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Pancras Church on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Matteo, Rosario R. - Died on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 89.  He was the beloved husband of the late Evelyn Matteo, and loving father of Daniel Matteo and the late Lorraine Matteo.  Mr. Matteo was a United States Army Veteran who served during World War II.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Mary's Church on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Hosey, James - Died on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 76.  Originally from County Laois, Ireland.  He was the beloved husband of Josephine Hosey, loving father of Patrick Hosey, Michael Hosey and Kevin Hosey, cherished grandfather of Taylor, Colin, Fiona and Vanessa, dear brother of Mary Quinn, Cathy Duffy, Michael Hosey, Eileen Cappock, Joseph Hosey, Nora Donahue and Patirck Hosey, and also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Mary's Church on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Gajda, Raymond M. - Died on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at the age of 57.  He was the beloved son of Dottie and the late Frank A. Gajda, loving brother of Robert (Patrice), Richard, Ronald, Randal, Russell and Roger, cherished uncle of Robert, Kimberly, Matthew, Michael, Denise, Christine and the late David, dear nephew of Chester Gajda and Agnes, and also survived by many cousins and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Monday, September 12, 2016 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

DeVita, Vincent - Died on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at the age of 81.  He was the beloved husband of the late Sarah DeVita, loving brother-in-law of Michael Casella, Josephine Rinaldi and the late Felicia Cuoco, and cherished uncle and great-uncle.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Francis de Paola Church on Monday, September 12, 2016.  Entombment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Stephanis, Voula - Died on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at the age of 92.  She was the beloved wife of the late James Stephanis, loving mother of Bess Moran, George J. Stephanis, Diane Stephanis and the late Sophia Stephanis, cherished grandmother of Jeronimos, James, Tatiana, Brittany and Sophia, great-grandmother of Kayla, Kristina and Alex, and dearest sister of Spiridoula Karamuze.  Visiting Hours on Friday, September 9, 2016 from 2-5 & 7-9 PM.  Divine Liturgy offered at SS. Constantine & Helen G.O. Church on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Sexton, Ann J. - Died on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at the age of 78.  She was the beloved wife of Michael P. Sexton, loving mother of Michael T. Sexton, Kevin Sexton, Brian Sexton and Laureen Feller, cherished grandmother of Timothy, Douglas, Kenneth, Caitlin, Nathanail, Ryan, Katherine, Lauren, Michael, Allison, Madeline and Patrick, and dear sister of John Cleary and the late James Cleary.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Mary's Church on Friday, September 9, 2016 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Viruet, Carmen - Died on Sunday, September 4, 2016 at the age of 101.  She was the beloved mother of the late Edith Morales, cherished grandmother of Anthony Perez and Edward Morales and great-grandmother of Jessica, Amanda and Christopher.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at Ascension Church on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 9:45 AM.  Interment followed at St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Dietrich, Dolores - Died on Monday, August 29, 2016 at the age of 74.  She was the beloved sister of Lorraine Sawyer.  Private Cremation was held on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  Funeral Mass offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 10 AM.  Interment of Cremains followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Galante, Anthony S. - Died on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at the age of 83.  He was the beloved brother of Vincenza Caccano, Josephine Calabro and Ferdinando Galante, and cherished uncle.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Mary's Church on Friday, September 2, 2016 at 9:45 AM.  Interment followed at St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

DeSalvo, Christina - Died on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at the age of 98. She was the beloved wife of the late Angelo DeSalvo, loving mother of Mary A. O'Meally and the late Joseph A. DeSalv, cherished grandmother of Joseph, Debbie, Christina and Dustin, and great-grandmother of Gianna and Angelo.  Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Stanislaus Church on Friday, September 2, 2016 at 9:45 AM.  Interment followed at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.