James D. Lynch
James D. Lynch died on Dec. 5, 2009 at the age of 77, after a brief battle with cancer. Survived by his wife Theresa; children, Christina Sorrentino (Ralph), James (Jeanine), Deirdre Donahue (Stephen); and grandchildren, Isabel, Maria and Cara Sorrentino, Alanna and Justin Lynch, Aidan and Maeve Donahue. Jim served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He was a wonderful, loving husband, father and grandfather and a friend to all who knew him. A Funeral Mass will be held on Dec. 11 at 11 a.m. at St. Hyacinth R.C. Church in Glen Head. Inurnment will be at Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to De La Salle Academy, 202 West 97th St., New York, NY 10025. De La Salle is a middle school dedicated to the education of academically gifted, economically disadvantaged children.