- November 15, 2020
November 19, 2020
Our Aunt Eileen was a strong woman and dedicated to her family. She was very loved, and actually "mothered" all of us after our mothers had passed. So in the end she became "The Mother" she was and always wanted to be to "All of Us." How Special is that! Eileen was the beloved aunt to many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and -nephews, and great-grandnieces and -nephews. She was also loved by many friends young and old and had wonderful...
- November 4, 2020
November 16, 2020
Madeline Florence Kerns, age 91, passed away peacefully at the Northern Manhattan Rehabilitation and Nursing Center on November 4th, 2020, after battling dementia in recent years. Madeline was born on November 9th, 1928 to Edward and Madeline (Muller) Kerns of Long Beach, New York. As a young girl Madeline showed great talent as a singer and appeared in the 1930's with other children on a popular NYC radio show. She also frequently...
- October 2, 2020
October 6, 2020
Mathew Mattam was born on June 10, 1944, to the late Mathai and AnnammaPurappokara in Cherpunkal, Kerala, India. He enrolled at the Swiss-founded NetturTechnical Training Foundation (NTTF) in 1962 and graduated in 1966 with a certificate in Tool & Die Making. He started his career, in Bangalore, at Stumpp Schuele & Somappa, the leading manufacturer of industrial springs within India. In 1972, Mathew started the next phase of his life as an...
- August 22, 2020
August 31, 2020
Rosenie Macaldo Montalvo was lovingly known to most as "ROSE". She was born on September 15, 1946 in Bacolod City, Philippines. Rose immigrated to the United States in 1984. She was the eldest of 7 children, born to Jesusa and Anacleto Macaldo Sr. She is survived by sisters-Madeleine, Ingrid, Agnes, Yvonne, and brother- Edwin, and several nieces and nephews. Rose was a Preparatory School Teacher in La Consolacion College, Philippines...
- August 13, 2020
It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Dr. Maurizio Daliana. Maurizio was born in Florence, Italy, where his sense of service to others lead him to study medicine. After graduating from The University of Florence in the early 1960s he immigrated to New York City where he completed his surgical training, and actively practiced general and vascular surgery until his recent retirement. His passion for his work led him to many...
- August 3, 2020
August 6, 2020
John A. Rykala, Sr., 83, passed away on August 3, 2020 at Mt. Sinai Beth Israel Hospital from complications of Parkinson's Disease with his family by his side. John was born to Polish immigrants in Portage, PA. After losing both parents at age 12, he moved to live with his sister Helen and brother-in-law Rocco Cafaro in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY. He went to James Madison High School and became a C.P.A. after graduating from Baruch College....
- June 9, 2020
Louis J. Buffalano Birth August 3, 1930 Deceased June 9, 2020 My father, Louis J. Buffalano, a Brooklyn boy, was born on August 3, 1930, and passed away peacefully on June 9, 2020. He was the youngest of eight kids and was born to Italian immigrants, Anthony and Lena Buffalano who instilled hard work and discipline to them all. They were all smart and talented and he was proud of his family and heritage. He leaves behind his wife...
- May 4, 2020
Mary Teresita Pinto, a former resident of Stuyvesant Town returned to her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on the early morning of May 4, 2020. Mary was born on October 1, 1930 to Jennie and Leonard Pinto in the Bronx, New York. Mary earned her Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from The College of Mt. St. Vincent and her Master's Degree in Nursing from Adelphi University. She achieved ABD status in Nursing and went on to pursue a life-long career in the...
- April 17, 2020
Gordon Morrell Pradl, a longtime professor of English education at New York University, died from complications of the coronavirus on April 17 at New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, N.Y. He was 76 years old. Gordon was born on December 6, 1943, in Montreal, Quebec, and grew up in Morristown, N.J. He graduated from Amherst College in 1965. Influenced by the college's freshman composition curriculum, he devoted his...
- April 14, 2020
Edward (John-Ed) Croft, a New York City artist, died from complications of the coronavirus on April 14, 2020, at NY Langone Hospital. Eddie was born on December 24, 1936, in Brooklyn New York to the late Isabelle Taylor Croft and Edward S. Croft. He is survived by his three sons and their wives, Joseph (Lora), John (Jennifer), and Jason Croft; five grandchildren, Danielle, Joseph, Bailey, Shannon, and Grace-Marie; two sisters, Liz Latimer and...