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Joyce Doreen Haynes, 86, Of Milford Passes Away

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Joyce Doreen Haynes of Milford passed away on Aug. 17. She was 86.

Haynes was born July 23, 1929 in Bridgetown, Barbados. She was a nurses’ aide in Port Chester Nursing Home in New York prior to retirement.

Haynes is survived by her children Tyrone Haynes of Orlando, Fla.;...

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John Kelly, 79, Former Mount Vernon Resident

SOMERS, N.Y. -- John A. Kelly of Somers died Sunday, Aug. 30th at the age of 79.Born on June 13, 1936 to Peter and Catherine Kelly in Mt. Vernon, he lived for many years in Yonkers.John loved camping, traveling and playing horse shoes. H...

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Maddalena DiStefano, 75, Longtime Mt. Vernon Resident

Maddalena DiStefano, 75, Longtime Mt. Vernon Resident

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Maddalena DiStefano of Danbury, a former longtime resident of Mt. Vernon, died on Aug. 26, 2015.  She was 75.DiStefano was was born in Italy on Oct. 19, 1940. She wa...

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Warren Braren, Former Head Of Yonkers-Based Consumers Union, 82

NEW MILFORD, CONN. -- Warren H. Braren, who stood up to the tobacco industry in the 1970s, died Thursday, Aug. 13, at his home in New Milford, Conn., The New York Times reported Tuesday. Braren, who was the former executive of Consumers...

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Nathan Joseph Groccia, Mount Vernon Resident

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Nathan Joseph Groccia, of Mount Vernon, died Saturday, Aug. 8. Groccia was born in Brooklyn on Jan. 27, 1922, to Angelo and Pierina Groccia. He married the love of his life, Marion, in January 1957. Nat, as he wa...

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Nathan Joseph Groccia, 93, Of Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Nathan Joseph Groccia, 93, of Mount Vernon, passed away Aug. 8, 2015. He was born Jan. 27, 1922, in Brooklyn, to Angelo and Pierina Groccia. He was predeceased by his beloved wife Marion in 2014. He married the lo...

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New York Giants Legend, Sportscaster Frank Gifford Dies At 84

New York Giants Legend, Sportscaster Frank Gifford Dies At 84

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Frank Gifford, a star running back and receiver for the New York Giants who went on to become a nationally renowned sportscaster, died Sunday of natural causes at his ...

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Lydia Covino DeFillippo, 100, Of Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. – Lydia Covino DeFillippo, of Mount Vernon, died on Wednesday, Aug. 5. She was 100.DeFillippo was born on Dec. 10, 1914, in Mount Vernon to Emilio and Cristina Covino.DeFillippo is survived by her children, Joyce Longi...

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Dorothy F. Goldman, 79, Mount Vernon Resident

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Dorothy F. Goldman, 79, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Scarsdale, died Monday, Aug. 3, in Mamaroneck. Goldman was born April 1, 1936 , in the Bronx to Morris and Sarah (Rothman) Seletzky. She was married to the late ...

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New Rochelle Native Jerome Kohlberg, Billionaire, Philanthropist, Dies

New Rochelle Native Jerome Kohlberg, Billionaire, Philanthropist, Dies

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Jerome Kohlberg Jr., a highly successful businessman and financier who was born in New Rochelle, lived in Yorktown and worked in Mount Kisco, died on Thursday at his ...

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Mary Allen McAden, Former Mount Vernon High School Teacher, 78

Mary Allen McAden, Former Mount Vernon High School Teacher, 78

LARCHMONT, N.Y. -- Longtime Larchmont resident Mary Allen McAden died on July 22, 2015. She was 78. Born in White Plains, N.Y., she was the daughter of Mary Allen Dunbar and Stuart Edwin...

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