Obituaries

 

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Posavetz, Anthony "Anton" - Died on Friday, September 19, 2014 at the age of 100.  He was the beloved husband of Mary M. Posavetz, loving father of Richard & Susan Posavetz, Virginia & Jack McCarthy and Marilyn Posavetz, cherished grandfather of Elizabeth & Joe, Mary & Michael, April, Michael and Lauren, great-grandfather of Victoria Rose, Joseph and Sarah, and dear brother of Loretta Rapatski.  Mr. Posavetz was a United States Army Veteran who served during World War II.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary's Church on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Giove, Martin - Died on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at the age of 76.  He was the beloved husband of Suzanne Jensen Giove, loving father of Michael Giove, Martin Giove Jr., Thomas Giove, Ann Marie Giove and the late Richard Giove, dearest brother of Elaine & Carl Catalano and the late Ben Giove, cherished grandfather of Thomas, Kevin, Anthony and Aaron, loving uncle of Christine, Carlo and Melissa, and dear friend to many.  Mr. Giove was a United States National Guard Veteran.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Mendez, Jorge - Died on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at the age of 77.  He was the beloved husband of Zoraida Mendez, loving father of Jorge Mendez Jr., and dear brother of Alba Mendez.  Funeral Services were held at Papavero Funeral Home on Friday, September 19, 2014.  Interment followed at Municipal Cemetery of San Sebastian, San Sebastian, Puerto Rico under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Culicelli, Victoria - Died on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at the age of 92.  She was the beloved wife of the late Orlando Joseph Culicelli, loving mother of Lois Culicelli, dear brother of the late Louis Vitale, and also survived by numerous loving nieces and nephews.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Frances de Chantal Church on Friday, September 19, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Tuszynski, Marie - Died on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the age of 84. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph Tuszynski, loving mother of William Tuszynski and Robert Tuszynski, mother-in-law of Rebecca Spotts-Tuszynski, cherished grandmother of Hannah & Daniel Sullivan and Laura & Sokol Tico, and great-grandmother of James and Lawrence. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Friday, September 19, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

McGuire, Doris - Died on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at the age of 90.  She was the beloved wife of the late James McGuire and cherished aunt.  A Private Cremation was held on Friday, September 12, 2014 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  Interment of Cremains followed at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Caridi, Vincent - Died on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at the age of 93. He was the beloved husband of the late Dorothy R. Caridi, loving father of Regina, Patricia, Valentina, Vincent Jr. and the late Alicia, cherished grandfather of Jeannine, Andrea, Vincent and the late Jason Luisi, and great-grandfather of Matthew Jake, Angelina Marie, Kyle, Rayden, Gabriella, Tyler and Jacklyn Nicole.  Mr. Caridi was a United States Army Veteran who served during World War II.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary's Church on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 10:45 AM.  Interment followed at St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Wang, Henry S. - Died on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at the age of 89.  He was the beloved husband of Nancy Wang, loving father of Lucy Wang-Ng, Edward Wang and Lisa L. Wang, cherished grandfather of Christopher, Samantha, Jonathan, Sabrina, Kaelyn and Jareth, and dear brother of Ren Wang, Xu Guang Wang and the late Zi Wang.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church on Friday, September 12, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Rempuszewski, Sophie - Died on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at the age of 85. She was the beloved wife of Theodore Rempuszewski, loving mother of Christine Rempuszewski and Robert Rempuszewski, mother-in-law of Vincent and Susan, cherished grandmother of Christine, Vincent, Tyler and Justin, dearest great-grandmother of Tommy and Samantha, and also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 11 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Paduraru, Marius Edward - Died on Friday, September 5, 2014 at the age of 25. He was the beloved son of Aurelia & Dorel and Florin Marinescu, and dear brother of Andrew.  Divine Liturgy was offered at St. Nicholas Romanian Orthodox Church on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 9:30 AM.  Interment followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Maspeth, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Mirra, Gennaro - Died on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at the age of 82.  He was the beloved husband of the late Isola Mirra, loving father of Ersilia Mirra, Anna Nicolino, Massimo Mirra, Sabato Mirra and Gianni Mirra, cherished grandfather of Marianna, Vincenzo, Daniella, Michael, Gianluca, Alex, Nicholas, Isabella, Gianni and Luca, great-grandfather of Vincent and Victoria, dear brother of Carmine, Vincenzo, Cosimina and Giovanni, and also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Patrick's Church on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 10 AM.  Interment followed at Resurrection Cemetery, Staten Island, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Evola, Faro - Died on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at the age of 97.  He was the beloved husband of the late Marianna Evola, loving father of Joseph A. Evola, cherished uncle of Margaret, Frank and Helen, and dear brother-in-law of Joseph Malpigli.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Transfiguration Church on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 9 AM.  Entombment followed at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Ramos, Jorge E. - Died on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at the age of 74.  He was the beloved husband of Maria J. Ramos, loving father of Edwin Ramos and Andrew Ramos, father-in-law of Cheryl, cherished grandfather of Shelbi and George, son-in-law of Genowefa Zydolowicz, dear brother of Yomaira Garzon, Patricia Ramos and Bertha Pedragosa, and also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Friday, September 5, 2014 at 10 AM.  Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Keras, Amelia - Died on Friday, August 29, 2014 at the age of 97.  She was the beloved wife of the late Michael Keras, loving mother of Michael S. Keras, cherished grandmother of Susan & Richard Kennedy, Melissa & Joseph Donaghy, and Shirley & the late Gregory Keras, great-grandmother of Gregory, Mariah, Kimberly, Danny, Lauren, David, Matthew, Rebecca, Zoey Arielle and the late Desiree, and dear great-great-grandmother of Daniel Michael and Margot Violet.  Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Transfiguration Church on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 10:30 AM.  Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Chatel, Frank E. - Died on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at the age of 92. He was the beloved husband of Marta Chatel, loving father of Niurka Farrugia and father-in-law of Manny, cherished grandfather of Paul, Frank and Rich, and great-grandfather of Anthony.  Funeral Services were offered at Papavero Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.  Private Cremation followed at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.

 

Hall, Gregory - Died on Friday, August 22, 2014 at the age of 70. He was the beloved brother of Frances Wu, Joseph Hall and Theresa Callahan, and cherished uncle of numerous nieces and nephews.  Private Cremation was held on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.  A Memorial Mass was offered at St. Adalbert's Church on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 10 AM under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home.