Obituary: Marie Ray Strianese

Marie Ray Strianese, a 50-year resident of Levittown, died on Feb. 23, 2012. Wife of the late Irven Ray and Anthony Strianese. Mother of Pamela Bertin (Richard Rantz), Patricia Russo (Michael), Kane Krabbeler (Bob)...

Obituary: Howard L. Garthwaite

Garthwaite, Howard L. of Levittown died on Dec. 23. Worked for the U. S. Postal Service for 35 years, retired as manager. Purple Heart recipient. Survivor of Stalag 17. Recently featured on HBO documentary,...

Obituary: Sophy Toppin

Sophy Toppin, age 90, of Wantagh. Organist/choir director for 61 years. Past dean, Nassau Chapter, American Guild of Organists. Survived by her children, Paulette Schiff, Alleyne and William and grandchildren, Kathryn Good-Schiff and Rujuta....

Obituary: Harold F. Meyers

Harold F. Meyers – Air Force VeteranBy Harry LoudLieutenant Colonel Harold F. “Hootch” Meyers (U.S.A.F. Ret.), 43, was laid to rest on Sept. 23, 2010. A former resident of North Levittown, he passed suddenly...

Obituary: “Gus” Jenks-Agust

Jenks-Agust, “Gus” of Levittown on July 12, 2014. Long-time driver for LI Yellow Cab Co. of Levittown. Loving brother of Soffia Whitman, Kristin Harris (John), Barton Jenks (Denise), Haraldur and Agust Skarphedinnson (from Iceland)....

Obituary: Walter Steunenberg

Steunenberg, Walter, of Levittown, died on July 9. Beloved husband of Carmen. Devoted father of Walter, Ward, Christa, and the late Wayne. Cherished father-in-law of Jeanmarie. Dear brother of Arnold and Annette. Loving grandfather...

Obituary: Alex Eliassof

On Jan. 28 2010, Alex Eliassof, an original founding member of A & D Offset Printers, Ltd., which opened in the early ‘80s, passed away. Coincidentally, it was on his 89th birthday. Alex was...

Obituary: Alice M. Wasielewski-Sanchez

Alice M. Wasielewski-Sanchez, of Levittown, died on Oct. 6, 2010. A parishioner at St. Bernard RC Church, she was a member of the Rosary Society and Catholic Daughters. She was past president of The...

Obituary: Rita E. Barbour

Barbour, Rita E., 90, of Levittown, died on Oct. 15. Beloved wife of James. Loving mother of James, and Meredith Markfield (David). Cherished grandmother of Evan, Keith, Scott, Allison, Daniel, Malin, and Oliver. Adored...

Obituary: Ethel V. Harding

Ethel O’Donnell Harding was born in Brooklyn on June 28, 1926 and was the youngest of six children. After going to Drake Business School, she went to work during the war for the British...