Obituaries

Obituaries – September 2016

Sarah Ceconi, 88 Sarah M. Ceconi, a lifelong North Tarrytown resident, died September 20. She was 88. Mrs. Ceconi was born on December 4, 1927 to Thomas and Theresa Rombaldi Fallacaro in North Tarrytown. She worked for many years as a bookkeeper for AREMCO Corp. She was a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Church and a member of the Sleepy Hollow ... Read More »

Obituaries June – August, 2016

Joan Campbell, 86 Joan C. Campbell, a resident of Tarrytown, died August 17 surrounded by her family at Regional Hospice and Home Care Center in Danbury, CT. She was 86. She was the wife of the late Hugh P. Campbell, who predeceased her in 2010. A parishioner of Transfiguration Parish, she was an active volunteer over the years in the ... Read More »

Obituaries – July 2016

Kenneth Burke, 73 Kenneth G. Burke, a resident of Purdys and former resident of Tarrytown, died July 13. He was 73. He attended Transfiguration in Tarrytown, and Stepinac in White Plains, and graduated from Irvington High School. He served in the U.S. Navy from October 1961 to January 1966 on board the U.S.S. William V. Pratt as a FTM2-Fire Control ... Read More »

Obituaries – June 2016

by W.B. King Musical Director Barbara Vander Hart Fondly Remembered Musical, spiritual, loving, caring, friendly, selfless and buoyant—these are but a few adjectives that illustrate the life and times of Barbara E. Vander Hart. Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow residents remember her as the musical director for the Reformed Church and The Old Dutch Church of Sleepy Hollow. There she served ... Read More »

Longtime Hackley Headmaster Walter Johnson Dies at 64

by Rick Pezzullo Walter C. Johnson, the Headmaster at Hackley School in Tarrytown since 1995, died June 16 from cancer. He was 64. The 11th Headmaster in the history of Hackley, Johnson led the independent school through unprecedented growth and development. He was credited with strengthening and expanding the school’s academic program and faculty, attracting a talented and diverse student ... Read More »

Obituaries – May 2016

Gerald Connors, 88 Gerald Martin Connors, retired New York Daily News Wall Street reporter and US Navy combat veteran of both World War II and Korea, died May 25 at his home at Sleepy Hollow.  He was 88. Born in Manhattan, he was the youngest of nine children of John Joseph Connors and Margaret Mary O’Neill.   He was a ... Read More »

Obituaries – April 2016

Rocco Martello, 66 Rocco A. Martello, a longtime Sleepy Hollow resident, died April 2. He was 66. He graduated from St. Teresa’s School, Stepinac High School and Westchester Community College. He had a long career with the United States Postal Service and retired as a supervisor in White Plains. On September 24, 1983, he married Diane McEnroe in Immaculate Conception ... Read More »

Obituaries February – March 2016

Michael Janos, 65 Michael Janos, a longtime Tarrytown resident, died suddenly February 28. He was 65. Mr. Janos was a graduate of Irvington High School and earned his bachelor’s degree from SUNY Oswego. He was employed by the Village of Tarrytown Recreation Department and served as the driver for the Senior Citizen’s Bus. Prior to that, he had been the ... Read More »

Obituaries – January 2016

Irma Del Monaco, 84 Irma Di Mascio Del Monaco, a longtime Tarrytown resident, died January 18. She was 84. She was born on January 31, 1931 in Petterano Sul Gizio, Italy to Frank and Louisa Di Mascio. On February 16, 1958, she married Raffaele Del Monaco in Italy and they came to the United States in 1966. Mrs. Del Monaco ... Read More »