THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 22, 2005
FREDERICK LOUIS WACHSMUTH
FREDERICK LOUIS WACHSMUTH of Glendale died on September 17, 2005 at the age of 48. He was the beloved husband of Linda, devoted father of Amanda and Frederick Jr., loving son of Elizabeth and the late Louis Wachsmuth, dear brother and brother-in-law of Betty and Ralph D’Agostino, Robert and Susan, Barbara and Tony Coakley, Lisa and Dennis Murray, LuAnn and Dave Martelli and Lynn, fond uncle of Elizabeth, Elyse, Ashley, Robert, Michael, Dennis, Kelly, David and Lyndsey, dear friend and business partner of Dennis Schwab. Religious services were held at the George Werst Funeral Home, A Dignity Provider, 71-41 Cooper Avenue, Glendale, officiated by Reverend Long, followed by interment in Cypress Hills Cemetery.
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ANNA F. KRANZ of Griffin, Georgia died on September 16, 2005 at the age of 100. A native of Ridgewood, she was the widow of the late Henry, daughter of the late Christian and Thersia Fratz, dear aunt of Anna Marie Williams of Griffin, Georgia and many great-nieces and great-nephews. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Peter Catholic Church in the Rock, Griffin, Georgia, followed by interment in St. John Cemetery under the direction of the Peter J. Geis Funeral Home, 57-34 Catalpa Avenue, Ridgewood.
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NANCY CASOLARO
died on September 13, 2005 at the age of 88. She was the widow of the late Angelo, devoted mother of Albert and Annette Leifer, mother-in-law of Gerald Leifer and Kathleen Casolaro, dear sister of Lucille Bianco and Teresa Roberti, fond grandmother of Patrick, Nancy, Charles, Albert and John, great-grandmother of Patrick, Jerianne, Michael, Jennifer, Alexis, Robert Anthony and Charles. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Stanislaus Church, followed by interment in St. John Cemetery under the direction of the Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Avenue, Maspeth.
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JOSEPH G. PAPAVERA
died on Sunday, September 11, 2005 at the age of 75. He was the beloved husband of Jeannie, devoted father of Joseph A., dear brother of Tillie Scida and Phyllis Murn, fond grandfather of Jacquelyn and Jessica. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Cecilia’s Church, followed by interment in Calverton National Cemetery under the direction of the Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Avenue, Maspeth.
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JOHN DENNIS HULSEN
died on September 7, 2005 at the age of 55. He was the devoted father of Alanna. Services were held at the Hess-Miller Funeral Home, 64-19 Metropolitan Avenue, Middle Village, followed by cremation in Fresh Pond Crematory.
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CHRISTINE REHM
died on September 18, 2005 at the age of 89. She was the widow of the late Edward, devoted mother of Linda Corsetti, Veronica Meyer and Susan Kirkpatrick; also survived by two grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Stanislaus Church, followed by interment in Lutheran/All Faiths Cemetery under the direction of the Hess-Miller Funeral Home, 64-19 Metropolitan Avenue, Middle Village.
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LYDIA D. GONZALES
died on September 14, 2005 at the age of 78. She was the dear sister of Ricardo; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church, followed by cremation in Fresh Pond Crematory under the direction of the Hess-Miller Funeral Home, 64-19 Metropolitan Avenue, Middle Village.
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CHARLES M. BRUCE
died on September 12, 2005 at the age of 62. He was the beloved husband of Hilary, devoted father of Denise, Aileen and Joseph, dear brother of Sallie, Shirley and the late Jay and Harry. Services were offered at the Warren Center Community Center in Pennsylvania, followed by cremation in Fresh Pond Crematory under the direction of the Hess-Miller Funeral Home, 64-19 Metropolitan Avenue, Middle Village.
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MONIQUE M. MORALES
of Brooklyn died on September 10, 2005 at the age of 33. A native of Brooklyn, she was the loving daughter of Wilfredo Morales and Miriam Silva Hunt. Religious services were held at the Christ Tabernacle Church, followed by interment in Cypress Hills Cemetery under the direction of the Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663 Grandview Avenue, Ridgewood.
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MARIUS TUREAC
of Astoria died on September 15, 2005 at the age of 40. A native of Braila, Romania, he was the loving son of Chirita Rusanda. Religious services were held at the Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663 Grandview Avenue, Ridgewood, officiated by Reverend Viorel Dimitrescu, followed by interment in St. Constantin Cemetery in Braila, Romania.
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EARL W. Van NOSTRAND
of Bear, Delaware died on September 15, 2005 at the age of 61. A native of Brooklyn, he was the beloved husband of Maureen, devoted father of Steven and Scott; also survived by four grandchildren. He was a retired member of the New York City Police Department and a U.S. Navy veteran. Services were held at the Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663 Grandview Avenue, Ridgewood, followed by interment in Long Island National Cemetery.
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LUCILLE LOWE
of Ridgewood died on September 19, 2005 at the age of 88. A native of New Jersey, she was the devoted mother of Ruth, Clifford and Kenneth; also survived by nine grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Aloysius Church, followed by interment in Mount Olivet Cemetery under the direction of the Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663 Grandview Avenue, Ridgewood.
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VIOLA A. DONOVAN
of Glendale died on September 20, 2005 at the age of 75. She was the beloved wife of James, devoted mother of James Jr., Timothy, Thomas and Sheryl, dear sister of Alfred Myers; also survived by five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Interment was in Cypress Hills Cemetery under the direction of the George Werst Funeral Home, A Dignity Provider, 71-41 Cooper Avenue, Glendale.
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