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Obituary: William J. Kelly Jr.

William J. Kelly Jr. (retired FDNY), formerly of Hicksville, passed away on Feb. 3, 2012. He was ex-chief Levittown Fire Department. Husband of the late Lillian. Father and father-in-law of William III and Kathleen,...

Obituary: Marion ‘Tess’ Teslik

At 92, Marion “Tess” Teslik was an independent, quick-witted, working woman with a flair for fashion.Growing up in Jamaica, Queens, Ms. Teslik attended finishing school after her high school days and later enrolled at...

Obituary: George Zihal

George ZihalGeorge Zihal died on March 14, 2010. Father of Jody Cronin (Tim) and Bruce (Vera). Brother of Helen Mileshko. Grandfather of Brendan, Matthew, Erin and Trent. The family was cared for by the...

Obituary: Matthew J. Moersdorf

Matthew J. Moersdorf, of Manhattan, formerly of Hicksville, died on Sept. 22, 2009. Husband of Susan (nee Prager). Father of Daniel. Cousin of Julie Wightman (William), Helen Bruno (Louis), Margaret Mathis (Bruce) and the...

In Memoriam

Remembering Hicksville’s Muhtady Zaman On the rainy night of Tuesday, May 28, around 9:30 p.m., a 63-year-old male was driving his 2019 Nissan northbound on Newbridge Road. At the same time, 16-year-old Muhtady Zaman was...

Obituary: Katherine Dowling

Katherine Dowling, of Hicksville, formerly of Elmont, died on Oct. 28, 2009 in her 96th year. Wife of the late Daniel Dowling and the late Alex Bellemente. Mother of Terrence (Margaret), Margaret McKenna (Thomas)...

Obituary: Dorothy Wilkenshoff

Dorothy Edith Wilkenshoff, 85, passed away on Nov. 3 at Westminster Nursing Home in Rock Hill, S.C.   A service and burial will be held in Astor, Florida.   She was born April 13,...

Obituary: Joan A. Gerard

Joan A. Gerard, of Hicksville, died on July 3, 2009. Wife of Robert. Mother of Donna Sanderson (Jim) and Robert (Catherine). Sister of Mary Grasdorf. Grandmother of James, Jack and Keelin. The family was...

Obituary: John Willford

John Willford of Hicksville, died on Aug. 2. WWII Navy veteran. Beloved husband of the late Anne. Loving father of Patricia Krumholz, Pamela Jones, Jacqueline Schell and Deborah Pavlat. Cherished grandfather of nine and...

Obituary: Helen Trubinski

Helen Trubinski, member of the Hicksville Homemaker’s Council, for more than 40 years, passed away on June 4, always volunteering and teaching classes. Helen will be missed greatly.