FICHERA - Madeline, on September 25, 1999. Beloved mother of Alfia, Madeleine, Mario, Robert and Regina. Arrangements entrusted to Fairchild Funeral Home, Manhasset.
FIREMARK - Samuel. Devoted husband of the late Ida Firemark. Loving father of Teri Firemark and the late Hugh Firemark. Cherished grandfather of Gordon Firemark, Rachel Firemark, Alison Firemark and Aurora Baletti. Great grandfather of Nicholaus Bates. Beloved brother of Lena Tannenbaum, Ida Barr, Ethel Breitboard, Yetta Firemark, Pearl Shapiro, Goldie Street and the late Gus Firemark. His generosity and kindess will be remembered by the many people he served as owner of Rael Pharmacy in Laurelton, Queens and as director of Jade Winds Condominium in N. Miami Beach, FL. Funeral Services today 12:30PM at I.J. Morris, Inc., 46 Greenwich Street, Hempstead, NY. Interment to follow at New Montefiore Cemetery, Pinelawn, LI.
FISCHER - Catherine R., of Hunt ington Bay, on November 29, 2000. Loving sister of Susan Fis cher Baud and Deborah Nugent. Cherished aunt of Laetitia Baud, William Nugent, Damien Baud, Allison Baud, Linda Nugent, Dor othy Nugent, Cassandra Baud, and Donald Nugent III. She was forever fond of her loving dog, Graf. She was also a graduate of Mount Holyoake College. Visitation will be held at the A.L. Jacobsen Funeral Home, Inc., 1380 New York Ave., Huntington Sta tion, NY 11746. Arrangements in complete at this time. Please call (631) 423 - 2185 for further infor mation.
FISCHETTO - Harriet W., on April 25, 2001, of Baldwin. Beloved wife of Sam. Devoted mother of Catherine Koufakis, Joyce Ilch, Shirley Graeff and Barri Mullings. Dear sister of Dorothy Heid. Also survived by eleven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Re posing at the Perry Funeral Home, 118 Union Ave., Lynbrook. Services, Sunday, 8 PM.
FISHER - Elizabeth, R.N., age 75, died January 13, 2001 after a short illness in Millsboro, DE. Formerly of East Northport. For mer longtime employee of Hunt ington Hospital and Smithtown General Hospital. Graduate of New York Hospital School of Nursing and New York State Uni versity at Farmingdale. Beloved mother of John D. (Jack) Fisher of Huntington, Perry G. Fisher of Delaware, Pamela J. Krieger and Kenneth G. Fisher of L.I. Beloved Nana of Danielle Krieger R.N. and David Krieger. Also survived by her husband of 55 years, O.J. (Jack) Fisher, daughter-in-law Barbara A. Fisher, son-in-law Daniel S. Krieger. Cremation in Delaware. Interment and relig ious services to be held at Cal verton National Cemetery at a lat er date. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in her memory to Delaware Hospice Inc., 600 Du pont Hwy., Georgetown, DE 19947.
FITZGERALD - George E. of Commack, NY on January 17, 2001 in his 68th year. (Retired NYCPD). Beloved husband of Rose. Loving father of George II, Scott and Mary Beth Fitzgerald. Dear brother of Edward, Francis and Paul Fitzgerald. Cherished grandfather of Anthony, Samantha and Christina. Reposing, Moloney's Hauppauge Funeral Home, 840 Wheeler Rd., (Rt. 111), Hauppauge, NY where religious services will be held Sunday. Funeral Mass, Monday 10:00am at Christ the King RC Church, Commack. Interment following at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY. Visiting, Saturday and Sunday 2 - 4 and 7 - 9pm.
FITZGERALD - John E. Jack, of Manorville, formerly of Valley Stream, suddenly, at the age of 71, on April 25, 2001. Army Vete ran of the Korean War; 22 - year Veteran N.C.P.D. (Fitz the Artist). Beloved husband of Ruth J. Adored son of Agnes. Loving father of Jacqueline (Ray) Schmitt and Laura (Jim) Garity. Cherished grandfather of Alison, Erin, Lauren, Shannon and Co nor. Dear brother of Robert, Ray mond and the late Edward. Fami ly will receive friends Saturday, 7 - 9 PM, and Sunday, 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 PM, at the Flinch & Bruns Funeral Home, Inc., 34 Hempstead Ave nue (corner Peninsula Boule vard), Lynbrook. Mass of Chris tian Burial, Monday, 10:45 AM, Our Lady of Lourdes R.C. Church, Malverne. Interment, Calverton National Cemetery.
FITZPATRICK - Patricia of Moriches on July 6, 2001. Beloved wife of Robert. Loving mother of Lynn Moore, Joanne Agostinacchio, Robert T. Fitzpatrick and Maryanne DeCollibus. Dear sis ter of Robert Kerr and Maureen Miller. Devoted grandmother of Michael and Karen. Visitation to day 7 - 9pm and tomorrow 2 - 4 and 7 - 9pm, Wesche Funeral Home, 495 Main St. Center Moriches. Funeral Mass Monday 10:45am, St. John's RC Church, Center Moriches. Interment Holy Sepul chre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Alzheimers Associa tion.
FITZPATRICK - Robert and Sharon of Southold, LI, formerly of Port Washington, LI. died in the October 31, 1999 crash of Egypt Air Flight 990. Robert was 69 years old, Sharon was 67. Beloved parents of Tara, Scott, Sean and Maura. Loving grandparents of Cassidy, Jameson, Rory and Shea. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 13 at 1 PM at St. Patrick's Church, Main Road (Rt. 25) Southold. In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to the Leukemia Society of America, 600 Third Ave., New York, NY or to Island Harvest, 199 Second St., Mineola, NY 11501.
FLEURY - Donald P. 53, of Livermore, Maine on May 1, 2000. He is survived by his mother Rose Fiala Fleury of Norwich, NY, a daughter, Nicole of Portland, Maine, a brother Jim Fleury of Norwich, NY, a sister Ellen Fleury - Harris of Huntington Station, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 AM Saturday at the St. Rose of Lima Church in Jay, Maine. Visiting hours Friday 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 PM at Finley Funeral Home, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls, Maine.
FLING - Lillian (nee Ciampi). Beloved wife of Robert D. Loving mother of Robert D. Jr. Devoted sister of Michael, Albert, Carman, Nunzio, Angelo, Louis, Philip, Anna Famillette, Rose Drawl and the late Joseph, Anthony and Angie. Friends may visit the Claude R. Boyd - Caratozzolo Funeral Home, 1785 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park Thursday 7 - 9:30 PM, Friday 2 - 5 & 7 - 9:30 PM. Funeral Mass Saturday 10:30 AM St. Matthews R.C. Church, Dix Hills. Interment to follow at St. Charles Cemetery.
FLOOD - William Francis, Jr., 42, of Huntington suddenly on October 11, 2000. Television Technical Director for PBS and Martha Stewart of Western CT. Beloved husband of Suzanne. Loving fa ther of William Francis, III and Thomas Richard. Devoted son of Patricia and William Flood, Sr. Cherished brother of Patricia, El len Flood, Kathleen Kaplan, Mary Ladd, Suzanne VanArsdal, and Cynthia Jacobsen. Visitation Sat urday and Sunday, 2 - 5 and 79pm at M.A. Connell Funeral Home, 934 New York Ave., Hunt ington. Mass Monday, 9:45am, St. Patrick's RC Church. In lieu of flowers, donations to the William F. Flood, Jr. Memorial Fund, for the education of his children, PO Box 80, Huntington, NY.
FLYNN - Rosemary H. of Wantagh, NY on September 20, 1999 in her 71st year. Beloved wife of the late William J. Flynn Jr. Loving mother of William, Timothy, Patrick, Matthew, Vincent and Rosemary O'Brien. Cherished grandmother of nine grandchildren. Caring sister of Mildred Gilmore. Reposing at the Wantagh Abbey, Inc., (corner of Park Ave. and Beech St., Wantagh, NY) Today 7 - 9:30 PM and Wednesday 2 - 4:30 & 7 - 9:30 PM. Mass of Christian Burial Thursday 9:45 AM at St. Frances De Chantal RC Church. Burial to follow at Holy Rood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations would be appreciated to the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County, 380 Washington Ave., Roosevelt, NY 11575.
FOGEL - George F., age 55, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of Port Washington on February 20, 2001. Beloved husband of Gail. Loving son of Myrtle and the late George C. Dear brother of Robbie and Jay (Debbie). Dear uncle of Paul. Reposing at Austin F. Knowles, Inc. Funeral Home, 128 Main Street, Port Washington. Visiting hours Sunday, 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 PM. Interment private.
FOLAN - John J. of Commack, NY, on May 7, 2000 at the age of 74. Beloved husband of Jeanne. Devoted father of John F. and Thomas P. Adored grandfather of Matthew and Marielle. Retired NYC Police Officer of 21 years. Worked for Grummans for 10 years. A WWII Navy Veteran. Assistant Director of Public Safety for the Town of Huntington. Chairman of the Conservative Party for the Town of Huntington for 2 years. Reposing Tuesday and Wednesday 2 - 5 and 7 - 10PM at Commack Abbey Inc., 96 Commack Road, Commack, NY. Funeral Mass Thursday 9:45AM at St. Matthews RC Church, Dix Hills, NY. Interment Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY.
FONTANA - Kathleen, of NYC and Long Beach, on April 13, 2000. Beloved wife of the late Charles L. Loving mother of Stephen and his wife Kelly Ann. Devoted grandmother of Sean, Stephen, Craig and Kelsea. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday 10 AM at St. Ignatius Martyr R.C. Church, Long Beach. Entombment St. John's Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Vanellas Funeral Chapel, 2860 Long Beach Rd., Oceanside. In lieu of flowers, donations to Long Beach Catholic School would be appreciated, or buy a big boat for Stephen.