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Obituaries April 25, 2013  RSS feed

DEATH NOTICES

JANICE EMILY LOYAL of Spring
Hill, Fla. and Aiken, S.C., formerly
of Glendale, died on Sunday, April
14, at the age of 65. Born in Brooklyn, she is survived by her husband
of 44 years, Andrew Loyal; children
Denise and Charlie Spacek and Darren and Catherine Loyal; and grandchildren Charles Spacek, Emily
Spacek and Carlee Loyal. Arrangements were under the direction of
Pinecrest Funeral Chapel, 3369
Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill, Fla.
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HEINRICH BRINSKELLE of
Middle Village, formerly of Ridgewood, died on Wednesday, April 17.
A native of Weiderzug, Gottschee,
Yugoslavia, he was the beloved husband of Angela, loving father of the
late Elfrieda Bonigut and father-inlaw of Ferdinand, adored grandfather
of Heidi an Linda, son of the late
Franz and Rosalia and devoted
brother of Ida Burdin, Anni Perz,
Rudolf and the late Mitz, Franz,
Josef, Julius, Johann and Erich. A
Mass of Christian Burial was offered
at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal
Church, Ridgewood, followed by interment at Linden Hill Cemetery,
Ridgewood, under the direction of
Hillebrand Funeral Home, 63-17
Woodhaven Blvd., Rego Park.
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BENEDICT J. SCAFIDI of Glendale died on Sunday, April 21, at the
age of 61. A native of Brooklyn, he
was the beloved husband of Joan M.
(nee Bellington), devoted father of
Richard J. Bonuca and Lauren
Scafidi and dear brother of Susan
Hartman and Judith Rosenberg. He is
also survived by five grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Pancras Church, Glendale, followed by interment at
Cypress Hills Cemetery, under the direction of George Werst Funeral
Home, 71-41 CooperAve., Glendale.

BEATRIZ SANTIAGO of Middle
Village died on Saturday, April 20, at
the age of 78. A native of Isabela,
Puerto Rico, she was the devoted
mother of Elsie Velez, Gerardo Montanez and Beatriz Montanez. She is
also survived by seven grandchildren,
three great-grandchildren and one
great-great-grandchild. Services were
offered in Puerto Rico at Los Jardines
Memorial Park, Isabela, under the direction of Village Chapels, 67-67
Eliot Ave., Middle Village.
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ANNA WEINDLER of Glendale
died on Sunday, April 21, at the age
of 83. A native of Brooklyn, she was
the wife of the late John P. Weindler,
devoted mother of John P., Rudy
Weindler and Carol A. McGarry and
dear sister ofAlma Haller. She is also
survived by eight grandchildren and
five great-grandchildren. A Mass of
Christian Burial was offered at Sacred Heart Church, Glendale, followed by interment at Maple Grove
Cemetery, Kew Gardens, under the
direction of George Werst Funeral
Home, 71-41 Cooper Ave., Glendale.
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MARY LOMBARDI died on Saturday, April 20, at the age of 84. She
was the wife of the late Frank Lombardi, loving mother of Rosemarie
Nealon and William M. Lombardi,
mother-in-law of Kevin and Kelly,
cherished grandmother of Kathleen,
Patricia, Billy and Samantha and dear
sister of Edmond Farry and the late
Packy Farry. She is also survived by
numerous nieces, nephews, cousins
and friends. AMass of Christian Burial will be offered today, Thursday,
April 25, at St. Mary’s Church,
Woodside, followed by interment at
Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, under
the direction of Papavero Funeral
Home, 72-27 Grand Ave., Maspeth.

RITA CAFFARELLO died on Saturday, April 20, at the age of 80. She
was the beloved wife of Jerry Caffarello, loving mother of Vincent
Caffarello and Jerry (Junior) Caffarello, cherished grandmother of
Kianna, Alaina and Jenna, greatgranmother of Trever and Joseph and
dear sister of Phyllis Sclafani and the
late Irene Caffarello. She is also survived by numerous nieces and

nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial
was offered on Wednesday, April 24,
at Corpus Christi Church, Woodside,
followed by entombment at St.
Michael’s Cemetery, East Elmhurst,
under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Ave.,
Maspeth.
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ANGELA MAUCELI died on Saturday, April 20, at the age of 90. She
was the wife of the late Nicolo
Mauceli, loving mother of Paul, Anthony, Charles, Giuseppe, Salvatore
and the late Antonina, cherished

grandmother of 11 grandchildren,
fond great-grandmother of 13 greatgrandchildren and dear sister of Vincent Zuppardo, Anna Zuppardo, Rose
Zuppardo and the late Lela Marchese
and Anthony Zuppardo. A Mass of
Christian Burial was offered on
Wednesday, April 24, at Our Lady of
Hope Church, Middle Village, followed by entombment at St. John
Cemetery Ave Maria Garden Mausoleum, Middle Village, under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home,
72-27 Grand Ave., Maspeth.
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JOSEF GANZ died on Saturday,
April 20, at the age of 86. He was the
beloved husband of Eva Ganz, loving
father of Heidi and Guenter Heilmann, John and Mary Ganz and
Karin and Ralph Spiezia, cherished
grandfather of Lisa, Christopher,
Christine, John, Nicole, Jaclyn,
Grace and Steven, dear brother of
Hans and Sylvia Ganz and brotherin law of Rosi. He was a loving uncle
and great-uncle to many. A Mass of
Christian Burial was offered on Tuesday, April 23, at St. Mary’s Church,
Woodside, followed by interment at
Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, under the direction of Papavero
Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Ave.,
Maspeth.
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CHRISTOPHER J. TRINCHILLO died on Thursday, April
18, at the age of 78. He was the
beloved husband of Marie Trinchillo, loving father of Christopher
Trinchillo and John Trinchillo, fatherin law of Lisa, cherished grandfather
of Justin, Luke and Faith and dear
brother of Joseph Trinchillo, Daniel
Trinchillo and Albert Trinchillo. A
Mass of Christian Burial was offered
on Saturday, April 20, at Our Lady of
Hope Church, Middle Village, followed by interment at Mount St.
Mary’s Cemetery, Flushing, under
the direction of Papavero Funeral
Home, 72-27 Grand Ave., Maspeth.
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PETER J. GIBLIARO died on
Wednesday, April 17, at the age of
74. He was the beloved husband of
Frances Gibilaro, loving father of
Melissa Gibilaro and JoAnne Gibilaro, cherished brother of the late
Charles Gibilaro and brother-in-law
of Rosemarie Gibilaro, Jessica Mendolla and Lucille and Tom Schneider.
He is also survived by numerous
nieces, nephews and friends. A U.S.
Army veteran who served during the
Vietnam War, he was also president
of St. Adalbert Church’s Holy Name
Society. A Mass of Christian Burial
was offered on Tuesday, April 23, at
St. Adalbert Church, Elmhurst, followed by interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, under the direction of
Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27
Grand Ave., Maspeth.
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ISABELLA F. KOENIG of Glendale died on Sunday, April 21, at the
age of 60. A native of Brooklyn, she
was the loving daughter of Engelbert
Koenig and Sophie (nee Eng), dear
sister of Norbert Koenig and aunt of
Michael Koenig. Services were offered at George Werst Funeral Home,
71-41 Cooper Ave., Glendale, by
Rev. Curtis Dorsey, followed by interment at Linden Hill Cemetery,
Ridgewood.

GENEVIEVE FREEMAN of Henderson, Nev. died on Monday, April
15, at the age of 92. A native of New
York, she was the wife of the late
Jacob and devoted mother of Liz
Strafella. She is also survived by
many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Services were offered at graveside at
Long Island National Cemetery,
Farmingdale, L.I., under the direction
of Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood
Chapels, 663 Grandview Ave.,
Ridgewood.
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TOMASA RAMOS of Brooklyn
died on Thursday, April 18, at the age
of 99. A native of Puerto Rico, she
was the wife of the late Roberto, dear
sister-in-law of Emilia Medina and
fond aunt of Frances Santiago. Services were offered at Morton Funeral
Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663
Grandview Ave., Ridgewood, followed by interment at Cypress Hills
Cemetery.
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JONEL ALMAZAN of Huntington,
L.I. died on Friday, April 19, at the
age of 93. A native of Costel, Yugoslavia, he was the husband of the
late Sylvia and devoted father of
Doru Almazan. He is also survived
by two grandchildren and five greatgrandchildren. Services were offered
at Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood
Chapels, 663 Grandview Ave.,
Ridgewood, by Rev. Viorel Dimitrescu, followed by entombment at
All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village.
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DELIZIA DEGAETANO of
Tampa, Fla. died on Sunday, April
14, at the age of 90. A native of
Palermo, Sicily, Italy, she was the
wife of the late Vito and devoted
mother of Lois Bauer. Services were
offered at graveside at Linden Hill
Cemetery, Ridgewood, under the direction of Morton Funeral
Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663
Grandview Ave., Ridgewood.