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  • 2 hrs ago | via Times Herald-Record 


    Charles E. Power, Charlie, a 42-year resident of Monroe, passed away Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at the age of 78. Son of the late Walter and Margaret McMullen Power, he was born on October 17, 1936 in Brooklyn, NY.


  • 6 hrs ago | via Our Time Press 

    Blood on Many Hands: Responses to Police Shootings

    By Mary Alice Miller Gunshots rang out on a clear Saturday afternoon. The intersection of Tompkins and Myrtle Avenues is used to the sound of daytime gunfire, but this time it was different.


  • 12 hrs ago | via Watertown Daily Times 

    John R. Lynch

    John Robert “Bob” Lynch, 93, former New York State Supreme Court Justice, of Brookside Circle, Lowville, died at home on Thursday afternoon, January 29th, 2015. Judge Lynch was born on March 1, 1921 in Brooklyn, New York.


  • Yesterday | via 

    Obituaries, January 31, 2015

    Mr. William "Billy" Hill, 88, died Friday at Duke Regional Hospital. Mr. Hill was born in Durham Co., the son of the late Earl Hill and Lillie Tippett Hill.


  • Friday | via New York Daily News 

    Queens man shot by friend in gang shootout dies

    A 20-year-old Queens man died Friday, five days after he was shot in the head with a bullet meant for someone else. A 20-year-old Queens man died Friday, five days after he was shot in the head with a bullet meant for someone else, cops said. 1 comment

  • Friday | via The Brooklyn Daily Eagle 

    Hearing vs. owner of Prospect Park Residence postpon...

    Court proceedings against the owner of a Brooklyn assisted living facility -- who has been trying to empty the residence so it can be sold to a developer -- were put aside until next week due to the deaths of two of the elderly plaintiffs. State Supreme Court Justice Wayne P. Saitta put aside Friday's hearing on several motions until Feb. 4 due to the deaths.


  • Friday | via 

    Louis Gold, 91 of Avon: WWII Vet

    Louis Gold, 91, of Avon, CT, died peacefully surrounded by his family. He was the beloved husband of Hedda Edelson Gold for 55 years.


  • Friday | via The Wilton Daily Voice 

    Robert Gresl, 86, Of Wilton

    Born in Queens, N.Y., on Aug. 10, 1928, Gresl was the son of the late Charles and Madeline Yusna Gresl. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.


  • Friday | via 

    Marvin Kaufman, passes at age 81

    Marvin Kaufman was born in The Bronx, NY. The lovable curmudgeon was a Yonkers harness racing fixture for decades, a diehard NY Yankee fan and Civil War aficionado.


  • Friday | via The News Journal 

    Helen Marie O'Brien

    Born to the late Peter Aloysius Dirr and Marie Sabina Schwenzer, Helen attended St. Joseph's College for Women in Brooklyn, NY and Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ.


  • Thursday Jan 29 | via The Baltimore Sun 

    Evelyn M. Stokes, CSX worker

    Evelyn M. Stokes, a retired CSX worker who enjoyed cooking, died Jan. 22 at her Abingdon home of ovarian cancer. She was 65. The daughter of Willie G. Jones Sr., a construction worker, and Thelma Lee Walton Jones, a homemaker, Evelyn MacMorris Jones was born in Oak City, N.C. In 1958, she moved with her family to Brooklyn, N.Y., where she graduated in 1967 from Thomas Jefferson High School.


  • Thursday Jan 29 | via 

    Brave parents bringing heroin crisis out of the shadows

    But something important is happening out there: The problem is coming out of the shadows, thanks to the heroic parents who are sharing the stories of their lost children. Painful as it may be, it's something we need to see more of in order to battle the heroin scourge that is robbing Staten Island, and the country, of an entire generation of children.


  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via The Cortlandt Daily Voice 

    Michelle Zazzini, 49, Of Cortlandt Manor

    CORTLANDT, N.Y. Michelle Zazzini, 49, of Cortlandt Manor, died Monday, Jan. 26, after a four-year battle with cancer. Zazzini was born May 6, 1965, in Brooklyn to Vincent and Dolores Dalli.


  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via Newsday 

    Sister M. Ann Veronica Helbig dies at 82; longtime t...

    Sister M. Ann Veronica Helbig, who served as a Dominican sister for 63 years, died Jan. 1. She was 82. Sister M. Ann Veronica Helbig, who served as a Dominican sister for 63 years, died Jan. 1. She was 82. Sister M. Ann Veronica Helbig spent more than two decades teaching in elementary schools from Brooklyn to Huntington Station, and never encountered a task too small to help her colleagues in the Dominican Sisters of Amityville. Later in her life she served as a driver at the Motherhouse, escorting other nuns to appointments, said a longtime friend in the order, Sister Anne Rodgers.


  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via Alabama Live 

    Businesswoman, arts patron Martha Moore Sykes dies a...

    Martha Moore Sykes, a businesswoman, philanthropist and namesake of the Martha Moore Sykes Studio Theatre at the Virginia Samford Theatre, died Wednesday morning. She was 89. A Birmingham native, Sykes attended school in Bessemer, Randolph-Macon Woman's College in Virginia and New York's Juilliard School as an opera singer.


  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via The Ephrata Review 

    James A. Hall Jr., 56, formerly of Ephrata, typesetter

    James A. Hall Jr., 56, of Lancaster, and formerly of Ephrata and Long Island, N.Y., passed away Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015. James was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., the son of the late James A. Hall Sr. and Stella M. Hall.


  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via The Washington Post 

    'Typhoid Mary's' last outbreak 100 years ago this wi...

    Mary Mallon lived in a bungalow, shown Jan. 16, 1948, on North Brothers Island, on the East River in New York, where she was isolated. Patrolman John Bevins spotted her.


  • Wednesday Jan 28 | via Dayton Daily News 

    MOSCA, Pauline

    News Death Notice MOSCA, Pauline Passed away on Saturday, January 24, 2015. She was born on March 28, 1919 in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Dayton 28 years ago to be near her sister Rose Evans, her niece Susan Shields two great-nieces Leah King and Ariel Bond, great-nephew Nate Shields, and two great-great-nieces and a great-great-nephew.


  • Tuesday Jan 27 | via Times Herald-Record 

    Vincent John Ditto

    Vincent John Ditto of Kiamesha Lake, a bus mechanic for the Manhattan and Bronx Transit Authority, died Sunday, January 25, 2014 at the Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris.


  • Monday Jan 26 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Hall, Jeanne Marie

    JEANNE MARIE HALL, 85 LAKELAND - Jeanne Marie Hall, 85, passed away on Jan. 25, 2015, due to pancreatic cancer. Born Jeanne Marie Hill, on Jan. 5, 1930, in Marion, OH, to James Gerald Hill and Grace Darlene Worline.