Current Services

Mr. Timothy Gewert

09/17/196807/21/2018

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: the Wounded Warrior Project

Visitation: 
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Service Date: 
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 10:00am
Place of Service: 
St. Anne's R.C. Church - Garden City
Cemetery: 
Calverton National Cemetery - Calverton

Mr. John P. Kraus

07/19/193407/20/2018
Visitation: 
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Service Date: 
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 10:00am
Place of Service: 
St. Joseph's R.C. Church - Garden City
Cemetery: 
Private

Mrs. Judy R. Bennett

09/12/193907/18/2018
Visitation: 
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Service Date: 
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 8:00pm
Place of Service: 
Fairchild Sons Funeral Home
Cemetery: 
Greenfield Cemetery - Uniondale

Mr. Bernard William Riggers

05/10/193907/16/2018
Visitation: 
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Service Date: 
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 9:15am
Place of Service: 
St. Anne's R.C. Church - Garden City
Cemetery: 
Nassau Knolls Cemetery- Port Washington

Mr. Joseph J. Leto

01/12/191907/17/2018

Joseph John Leto, 99, long time resident of Garden City.  Born January 12, 1919 in New York City and passed peacefully at his home surrounded by family on July 17, 2018.  Friends and family are invited to visit Fairchild Sons Funeral Home 1201 Franklin Avenue Garden City July 20, 2018 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.  The funeral Mass will be on Saturday July 21, 2018 at 9:00 am at St. Brigid’s RC Church 75 Post Avenue Westbury, NY.  Married to Rita Dempsey on September 21, 1946.  Together they raised their family in Syosset.  He graduated valedictorian of City College with a degree in engineering in 1948.  A veteran of World War II where he served in the US Army from 1941-1945.  An army reserve until 1964 and retired as an Army Major.  Owner of JJL INC construction in NYC from 1967 to 1989.  Longtime member and former president of the Garden City Country Club.  Current member of the Garden City Retired Men’s Club, current member of the North Shore UNICO and a fierce advocate for the garden City seniors.  He was instrumental in the development of the Garden City Senior Center.  Joseph is preceded in death by his siblings Stephen, Anthony, Sebastian, his wife Rita and son in law Henry Stake.  Joseph is survived by his loving sister, Rose Fornario, his devoted daughters, Rita, Patricia, Theresa and Frances and sons in law, Michael and Donald.  His proud legacy of 12 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.   Joseph led a rich and active life filled with adventure and drive.  He was an avid golfer and won a bowling tournament just weeks before his passing.  Until the end, he exuded optimism, humor and a charming personality.  To know “Pop” was to love him.  In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to be made in memory of Joseph Leto to the: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Luke Building Development Center, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724 or online [email protected]

Visitation: 
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Service Date: 
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 9:00am
Place of Service: 
St. Brigid's R.C. Church - Westbury
Cemetery: 
Holy Rood Cemetery - Westbury

Mr. Robert G.M. Keating

09/25/194107/14/2018

In lieu of flowers, donation made be made to: the Marina Orth Foundation.

Visitation: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Service Date: 
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 11:15am
Place of Service: 
St. Joseph's R.C. Church - Garden City
Cemetery: 
Woodland Cemetery-Bellport

Mrs. Annette P. Joost

09/19/194307/16/2018
Visitation: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Service Date: 
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 10:00am
Place of Service: 
St. Joseph's R.C. Church - Garden City
Cemetery: 
Locust Valley Cemetery - Locust Valley

Mrs. Mary E. Meade

12/07/192107/14/2018
Visitation: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Service Date: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 10:00am
Place of Service: 
St. Joseph's R.C. Church - Garden City
Cemetery: 
Holy Rood Cemetery - Westbury