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Obituaries June 23, 2016  RSS feed

Obituaries

MARIE DONACH died on Tuesday, June 14, at the age of 88. She was the wife of the late Walter J. Donach, loving mother of Marian Horan, Damian Donach, Walter Donach, Catherine Marinoff and Christopher Donach and cherished grandmother of Caitlin, Alanna, Ian, Keith, Alexandra and Olivia. A private cremation was held on Thursday, June 16, at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, and a Memorial Mass was offered on Monday, June 20, at Our Lady of the Snows Church, Brooklyn, under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Ave., Maspeth.

ROBERTO SANTIAGO of Jamaica died on Tuesday, June 14, at the age of 47. A native of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, he was the beloved husband of Ana Padilla. Services were offered at Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663 Grandview Ave., Ridgewood, followed by interment at Linden Hill Cemetery, Ridgewood.

BRUCE E. LANZER of Glendale died on Monday, June 13, at the age of 53. He was the son of the late Frank and Florence and dear brother of Frank Lanzer. Services were offered on Saturday, June 18, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Middle Village, followed by interment at All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, under the direction of George Werst Funeral Home, 71-41 Cooper Ave., Glendale.

ANDREW C. SIAS of Punta Gorda, Florida, died on Saturday, June 11, at the age of 82. A native of New York, he was the beloved husband of Doris and devoted father of Andrew Sias. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Services were offered at graveside by Reverend Eric Olsen at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, NY, under the direction of Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663 Grandview Ave., Ridgewood.

FRANCES S. COLOSI died on Wednesday, June 8, at the age of 93. She was the wife of the late Nicholas Colosi, loving mother of Frank Colosi, Stephen Colosi and Nicholas Colosi Jr., cherished grandmother of Nick, Richard, Kara, Christopher, Anthony, Heather and Taurie. She was also a loving great-grandmother and is survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends. A Mass of Christian Burial was offered on Tuesday, June 14, at St. Stanislaus Church, Maspeth, followed by interment at Mount St. Mary’s Cemetery, Flushing, under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Ave., Maspeth.

HELEN PRZYKUTA died on Tuesday, June 7, at the age of 76. She was the wife of the late William A. Przykuta, loving mother of Anthony Przykuta, John Przykuta, William Przykuta Jr., Barbara Ann Allen and the late Gina Marie Przykuta, cherished grandmother of Anthony, Christina, Jennifer, Paige, Ashley, Billy and Melissa and great-grandmother of Rachel. Services were offered at graveside on Friday, June 10, at Linden Hill Cemetery, Ridgewood, under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Ave., Maspeth

STEVEN W. MELNICK of Brooklyn died on Monday, May 30, at the age of 75. He was the devoted father of Todd Melnick, Jennifer Melnick and Lisa Duval and dear brother of Joan Miller. Services were offered at graveside at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, under the direction of Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663 Grandview Ave., Ridgewood.