Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituary: Rev. Dr. Theodore S. Grant

Rev. Dr. Theodore S. Grant, longtime Hicksville resident and 32 year member of the Hicksville Fire Department passed away on April 16, 2014. Rev. Dr. Grant joined Heavy Rescue Company 8 and the Hicksville...

Bernard E. Rolston

May 1, 2013First Anniversary In HeavenAll too quickly you left us one year ago. The loss of you is still overwhelming. Every day that goes by, we miss you more and more. Your were...

Obituary: Rev. Dr. Theodore S. Grant

Rev. Dr. Theodore S. Grant, a long time Hicksville resident and noted Long Island minister, psychotherapist, social service entrepreneur and education died of pancreatic cancer on April 16, 2014. He was 86. Born on...

Obituary: Kenneth Vianest

Former Hicksville resident Kenneth Vianest passed away on March 3 at age 85. He was a proud Navy veteran and retired NY Telephone Special Services. The Port St. Lucie, FL resident was the beloved...

Obituary: William A. Granville

William A. Granville, 86, passed away Feb. 23. Granville was the retired principal of East Street School. The Bethpage resident was the beloved husband of Joan M. Granville and loving father of Eileen Bleistein,...

Obituary: Thomas F. Nagle

Thomas F. Nagle was born in Brooklyn in 1928, raised in Jamaica, Queens and spent most of his life in Hicksville, until he moved to Guilderland in October 2012. He graduated from Fordham University...

Obituary: Walter J. Wells

Remembering Walter J. WellsIn the early 1950’s as suburbia was expanding, residents of New York City were looking to raise their families in the suburbs. The local communities were beginning to boom with the...

Obituary: Mike Torrellas

Mike Torrellas: The Face Of Hicksville Community FootballLast week the unthinkable happened to the Hicksville Crusaders Football and Cheerleading program. Mike Torrellas, the organization’s founder and leader passed away suddenly at the age of...

Obituary: Edwin A. Hodkinson Jr.

Edwin A. Hodkinson Jr., 64, a longtime Hicksville resident, passed away Nov. 17. Hodkinson was a former Town of Oyster Bay Sanitation employee. He was the loving father of Edwin, III, and his wife,...

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,...