Obituaries

Caryl D. Plunkett, 74

Caryl Donnelly Plunkett, a generous and devoted wife, mother, aunt, grandmother and friend to many, died peacefully September 9th surrounded by her family. She was 74. Mrs. Plunkett was a ray of light and a beacon of strength and energy. She lived each day to its fullest, even as she fought cancer the last 10 years. Originally from Plantsville, CT, ... Read More »

Leda Galella, 92

Leda V. Galella, a longtime Sleepy Hollow resident, died September 12. She was 92. Born in Casteldiere, Italy on December 3, 1922, she came to the United States as a young girl. On September 21, 1947, she married Armando ‘Chick’ Galella in Immaculate Conception Church in North Tarrytown. Mrs. Galella was a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Church and was a ... Read More »

Obituaries August 2015-September 2015

Brian Balthazard, 26 Brian James Balthazard, a lifelong resident of Tarrytown, died unexpectedly on August 16. He was 26. Born in North Tarrytown on March 15, 1989, to Brian and Geralyn Balthazard, he graduated from Transfiguration School and Stepinac High School. He earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Pace University. He was employed at Ernst and Young in New ... Read More »

Obituaries

St. Clair Marshall, 96 St. Clair M. Marshall, a resident of Sleepy Hollow, died July 24. He was 96. He was born in 1918 in St. George, SC, to St. Clair and Pritchard (Shuler) Muckenfuss. He attended University of South Carolina and USC School of Law. He had a distinguished career in the U.S. Navy during WWII, serving in the ... Read More »

Dr. G. Richard Parrino

Dr. G. Richard Parrino, who had a medical practice at 200 South Broadway in Tarrytown, died June 10. He was raised in Brooklyn and graduated from Most Holy Trinity High School in Brooklyn. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Dayton, Dayton, OH, then completed his medical degree from the University of Rome School of Medicine in Rome, ... Read More »

Henry F. “Hank” Bucci, 82

Henry F. “Hank” Bucci, a lifelong resident of the Tarrytowns, died June 16. He was 82. Born in Tarrytown on June 14, 1933, he was the son of Natale and Mary Smercak Bucci. He graduated from North Tarrytown High School and went on to serve in the United States Army. Mr. Bucci was well-known in town as the proprietor of ... Read More »

Jean Marie Moon, 91

Jean Marie Moon, a resident of Sleepy Hollow, died May 22. She was 91. She was born in North Tarrytown on March 1, 1924 and graduated from North Tarrytown High School in 1942. She married Willis C. Moon, Jr. in November 1953. He predeceased her in 1993. Mrs. Moon worked at Eastern Aircraft during WWII, at Goldberg’s Supply and then ... Read More »

Ara Mantarian, 88

Ara Mantarian, a longtime resident of Irvington, died May 7. He was 88. Born in Newburyport, MA, he graduated from the University of New Hampshire. He then went on to Columbia University and received his Doctorate in Education. In 1958, he married his love Adelaide and moved to Irvington to start their life together. He was a teacher and retired ... Read More »

Margeretta “Happy” Rockefeller, 88

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Margaretta “Happy” Rockefeller, the widow of former U.S. Vice President and New York Gov. Nelson Rockefeller, died May 19 in her sleep at her home in Tarrytown . She was 88. Born June 9, 1926, she graduated in 1944 from the Shipley School in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and married Dr. James Slater Murphy in 1948. The couple had four children, ... Read More »

Hans Carlson, 85

Hans Roland Carlson, who was born in Tarrytown and raised in Irvington, died May 1. He was 85. He graduated from Irvington High School as the Valedictorian of his class. He went on to serve in the United States Air Force and then became a Parkway Policeman. On October 11, 1958, he married Gisela Dippel in Mount Kisco. Mr. Carlson ... Read More »