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Obituaries – October 2018

Gordon Ferguson, 67 Gordon F. Ferguson, a former longtime resident of Sleepy Hollow, died October 15. He was 67. He was born in Tarrytown on September 11, 1951 and graduated from St. Theresa’s School and Sleepy Hollow High School. Mr. Ferguson was a retired po... More »

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Obituaries – September 2018

John B. Vlacancich, 99 John B. Vlacancich, a longtime resident of Sleepy Hollow, died September 10. He was 99. Born in Sitvan, Cres, Croatia, he married Carolina Benvin in Croatia and the couple came to the United States in 1959 and eventually settled in Sleep... More »

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Obituaries – July & August 2018

Charles Elliott, Jr., 85 Charles Kindred Elliott, Jr., formerly of Dobbs Ferry and Irvington, and a summer resident of Madison, Connecticut, died July 15. He was 85. Mr. Elliott was a graduate of Berkshire School in Sheffield, MA, Williams College, and Harvard... More »

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Obituaries – July 2018

Bernardo Navarro, 79 Bernardo Navarro, a resident of Tarrytown, died July 2. He was 79. Born in Cuba in 1939, he was a graduate of the Cuban Naval Academy and a proud officer in the Cuban merchant marine until his opposition to the Castro regime forced him to ... More »

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Obituaries – June 2018

Cathy Dennis, 83 Cathy Dennis (Bucci) a lifelong resident of Tarrytown, died peacefully June 5 at home surrounded by her family. She was 83. Born in Tarrytown on November 26, 1934, she was a graduate of North Tarrytown High School. She had a long career with t... More »

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Obituaries – April – May 2018

Raffaela Calvitto, 95 Raffaela Calvitto 95, a resident of Tarrytown, died peacefully May 2. She was 95. She was bornin Foggia, Italy. She worked as a seamstress for Geoffrey Beene in NYC. She was chosen as the seamstress for some of Nancy Reagan’s wardrobe. Sh... More »

Obituaries – March & April 2018

“Jacy” Joan Dobson, 87 Jacy” Joan Catherine Dobson, a devoted community resident (60 years) of Tarrytown, and loving wife of Chauncey Dobson, M.D. (66 years), died peacefully March 20, surrounded by her four daughters, Stephanie, Cynthia, Valerie and Deirdre, ... More »

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Obituaries – 12/17 – 3/18 2018

Remembering Longtime Teacher Edward Burggraf, 88 Edward J Burggraf, a beloved teacher in the Irvington School District, died peacefully on December 24, 2017. He was 88. A celebration memorial, open to all who loved Mr. Burggraf, is scheduled for Saturday, Apri... More »

Obituaries – February and January 2018

A Tribute to David Swope, 76 Kind, gentle, warm-hearted and humble – David Swope possessed all of these soulful traits and more, which is rare for a generous philanthropist, community leader and business owner. He passed away at home on January 31after a long ... More »

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A Tribute to David Swope, 76

Kind, gentle, warm-hearted and humble – David Swope possessed all of these soulful traits and more, which is rare for a generous philanthropist, community leader and business owner. He passed away at home on Wednesday, January 31st after a long and debilitatin... More »

Obituaries – January 2018

William Maguire, 90 William J. Maguire, a lifelong resident of Sleepy Hollow, died January 10. He was 90. He attended Saint Teresa Elementary School in North Tarrytown and graduated from North Tarrytown High School. Immediately after his high school graduation... More »

Obituaries December 2017

Vincent Krizmancic, 94 Vincent “Vinko” Krizmancic, a resident of Sleepy Hollow, died peacefully in his home December 9. He was 94. He was born in Trieste, Italy on June 30, 1923 to Anton and Ana (Cebron) Krizmancic. During WWII, he served with the Allied Force... More »