Mary L. Beier, of Manhasset, died on Dec. 30, 2009. Mrs. Beier is survived by her son Christopher Rourke Beier, who now lives in Fort Collins, and by her daughter, Jean Clare Beier Murphy and son-in-law Chuck Murphy (also of Manhasset), who now live in Chicago. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews, and dear friends.
Born Mary Louise Cregan on Nov. 13, 1941 in Elmhurst, Mrs. Beier was the daughter of Patrick and Mary (O’Rourke) Cregan, immigrants to New York from Ireland. She attended St. Bartholomew School in Elmhurst and was graduated in 1959 from Bishop McDonnell Memorial High School in Brooklyn.
She moved to Manhasset with her husband and mother in 1972. Until the birth of her children, she worked as an executive assistant at the FBI Offices at the World Trade Center in Manhattan. Her children, Jean and Chris, graduated from Manhasset High School. She later worked for many years in the office of Dr. William Shea in Manhasset.
She was preceded in death by her husband Donald Beier and her sisters, Kathleen C. Mallison, formerly of Manhattan, and Eileen C. Twomey, formerly of Port Washington.
A memorial gathering was to be held at the family home on Jan. 9. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Catholic Charities USA, at P.O. Box 17066, Baltimore, MD 21297-1066 or at www.catholiccharitiesusa.org.
Angelina (Angie) Riolo (nee Guzzello), a lifetime resident of Glen Cove, died on Dec. 29, 2009. Wife of the late Giuseppe. Mother of Theresa Paulich (Sina), Lenny, Caesar (late Irene), Joseph (Mary Jane) and Frank (late Lynda). Also survived by 13 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Sister of the late Frances Basile, the late Rose Guzzello and Joseph Guzzello; many nieces and nephews, and many neighborhood friends. She was loved by all her family. Arrangements were made by the Marcus L. Bianconi Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Mass of Christian Burial at the Church of St. Rocco. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery.
James D. “Spyder” Neillands Sr., of Glen Cove, died on Dec. 13, 2009 in his 95th year. Husband of the late Sally (nee Slater). Father of Gary, Sandy (Mike McCloskey) and the late James D. Jr. Brother of the late Richard G. Grandfather of two oldest granddaughters, Kimberly (Neillands) LoMedico of North Miami, FL, and Karen Neillands Jr. of Huntington, NY, and also Keely (Tom) and Ian McCloskey. Great-grandfather of Jake and James.
He was a WWII Army Air Corps veteran serving on the 20th USAAF in the Pacific Theatre. He was an Exempt member of the Glen Cove Fire Dept. Hook & Ladder, a member of American Legion Young Simmons Post 1765 and member of the Glen Cove Hall of Fame.
He worked for many years, along with his son, as an international transport of thoroughbred fine equine. He worked for F.B. Pratt and was considered a true Gold Coast survivor.
A graveside service was held at St. Paul’s Churchyard Cemetery on Dec. 21. Arrangements under the direction of Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Donations may be made to Young Simmons Post, PO Box 337, Glen Cove, NY 11542.
Nora P. Stingi, of Sea Cliff, died on Dec. 21, 2009. Wife of the late Peter J. Mother of Elizabeth Ayres (Timothy), Peter R. (Anne Marie), Nancy Alt (Joseph) and Richard (Monica). Grandmother of Catherine, Spencer, James, Andrew, Julia, Daniel, Mary and Julia. Sister of Edward and the late Terrence and Richard O’Regan. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Funeral Mass at St. Boniface Martyr Church. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Southern Poverty Law Center, 400 Washington Ave., Montgomery, AL 36104.
Thomas Mahares, 92, of Delray Beach, FL, formerly of Glen Cove and Mattituck, died on Dec. 26, 2009. He is survived by his wife Helen (Strategos); daughters, Pamela (James), Betty (the late Steve), Joanne (Pericles) and grandchildren, Paul and Diana. Arrangements were made by Fairchild Sons Funeral Home, Garden City. Funeral service at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of St. Paul, Hempstead, Thursday at 10 a.m. Interment Greenfield Cemetery.
Joseph F. Blumhagen, formerly of Oyster Bay. Husband of the late Anne. Father of Deborah Blumhagen, Donna Lorenzen, Dawn Blumhagen and Deanna Spinelli. Grandfather of Krystal, Joseph, Ralph, Johnnie and Dawn and great-grandfather of Jamison. Brother of Helen, Pat, Maryanne, Frances, Donald and the late Robert. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick’s RC Church. Interment private. Contributions may be made to your local chapter of the A.S.P.C.A.
Mary Elizabeth Eaton Meek, of Mountain Rest, SC, formerly of Glen Cove, died Dec. 18, 2009. She was born on April 26, 1937.
Mother of Karen (Ricky) Cox, Kathy Keppen, Howard (Janis) Stimis, Therese (Benjamin) Stimis-Boisson, predeceased by Michael Stimis. Loving grandmother of Justin, Christopher Cox and Danielle Evans, Jay and Molly Keppen, Jenna and Lauren Stimis, Paul and Ryan Walker. Great-grandmother of three. Mary is survived by her brothers, Thomas and Edward Eaton and her sister Peggy Carlstrom. She is sister to James and John Eaton. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Interment St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Brookville.
Frank Carbonaro, of the Bronx, died on Dec. 19, 2009 at age 74. Beloved husband of Joan. Loving father of Denise and her husband John Macchione (of Glen Cove) who was like a son to him. Dear brother of Pat. Cherished grandfather of Christine, Michael and Sara Beth. Cherished great-grandfather of Frankie. Visiting and prayer service held at Dodge-Thomas Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Interment private.
Robert J. McCormack, of Glen Cove, died suddenly but peacefully on Dec. 17, 2009 in Florida. He was a decorated Vietnam veteran. Loving father of Jonathan and husband of Melinda. Beloved son of Maria and Bertram. Cherished brother of Barbara Marzulli and James McCormack. Devoted uncle of Jim Marzulli, Anthony Guttilla and the late Joanne Guttilla. Arrangements were made by the Whitting Funeral Home, Glen Head. Funeral at Huntington/Cold Spring Harbor United Methodist Church. Internment at Calverton National Cemetery.
Christine Bernarz, of Glen Cove, died on Dec. 17, 2009. Beloved wife of the late John. Devoted mother of Chris, Michael (Janice) and the late Mimi and John Jr. Loving grandmother of Kaylin, Karissa, Kirsten and Kieran. Dear sister of Stella, Michele and Helen. Also survived by her loving nieces and nephews. Arrangements were made by the McLaughlin Kramer Megiel Funeral Home, Glen Cove. Funeral Mass at the Church of St. Hyacinth. Interment Locust Valley Cemetery.
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