June 03, 1923 - - April 24, 2017
Carmela DiBiasi passed away on April 24th 2017, almost 4 years to the day following her husband Mario. Carmela was born in Guardia Lombardi, Italy where she was later married to the love of her life. She came to the US and worked with true immigrant spirit to build a life for her family that was more stable than the one she left behind. The epitome of a devoted mother, she was ...
January 12, 1922 - - April 24, 2017
Marie “Ann” Antoinette Cirminello Nicolais, 95, was born in Calitri, Italy. She migrated to America in 1931 and grew up in Silver Lake (West Harrison), New York. She graduated from White Plains High School. Throughout her life she worked for W. T. Grant's, a title company, General Electric, American Mutual Insurance Co., and the Westchester County Clerk.
She is predeceased ...
May 09, 1923 - - April 18, 2017
Emanuel F. Belmont, a lifelong resident of White Plains, passed away April 18, 2017. He was 93. Emanuel was born May 9, 1923 to Angelo and Rose (nee Severino) Belmont. He was a proud veteran of WWII, where he flew 53 bombing missions over Europe and Africa. After his service “Manny” was employed by Jack’s Army Navy Store, Joe’s Sport and Marine Shop, The Brother’s Sho ...
April 25, 1926 - - April 15, 2017
February 20, 1920 - - April 15, 2017
Mary Catherine Schaeffner died peacefully on April 15 surrounded by her family.
Mary is the mother of Margaret (Meg) Reilly of Ridgefield, CT and Ronald Schaeffner of Purchase, NY. She was greatly loved by her grandchildren Meaghan and Matt Reilly, Danielle Schaeffner, Kaitlin Schaeffner Wright and great- granddaughter Kaia Wright.
Mary moved to Ridgefield, CT in 2011 after r ...
April 13, 2017
Harvey Sommer, 59, a lifelong resident of White Plains, died April 13, 2017. He was born in New Haven, CT to the late Dr. and Mrs. Melvin Sommer. Harvey and Sharon (Natoli) were married in Norwich, NY on October 23, 1982. He worked as an electrical contractor for 30 years and owned his own business, Sommer Electrical Projects.
Harvey is survived by his loving wife Sharon of Wh ...
April 14, 1932 - - April 12, 2017
Francesca Acri Russo, of White Plains, NY, passed away April 12, 2017. She was 84. Francesca was born April 14, 1932 in Crucoli, Italy to Joseph Acri and Margherita Vulcano.
Francesca earned her Bachelor’s Degree at University in Rome, Italy. For 30 years she worked as a fashion designer for Paulbern Textiles, Inc. before her retirement in 1994.
On December 7, 1958 France ...
April 08, 1944 - - April 11, 2017
March 06, 1923 - - April 11, 2017
Grafton O. Holdip of White Plains, New York at the age of 94 passed on Tuesday April 11, 2017.
Mr. Holdip was born March 6, 1923 in St. George, Barbados W.I to the late Maud Holdip and James Holdip.
His surviving spouse Alene Holdip engaged in a civil ceremony on July 3, 1996 in North Carolina.
Grafton Holdip has 2 surviving children; Erma Shirley Holdip of Mount Vernon, NY ...
November 01, 1931 - - April 10, 2017
Sadie (Santina Domenica) Plati of Briarcliff Manor, and a long-time resident of White Plains, passed away on April 10. She was 85.
Born to Domenico and Giovanna Spadaro, Sadie graduated from White Plains High School in 1951 and married Anthony Plati of New Rochelle in 1956. Sadie, who worked at B. Altman & Co and Berkley College, was a fantastic cook known for her simple but d ...