December 10, 2008 RSS feed / Obituaries

William Peirce Thorn, 88, descendent of founding family of Massapequa

Longtime Amityville resident William Peirce Thorn died Nov. 23, 2008 at the age of 88. A memorial will be held Dec. 22, 2008 at Powell Funeral Home. He was born in Chicago, Illinois on Nov. More...

Amityville resident and nurse, Mary Gnecco

Longtime Amityville resident and dedicated registered nurse Mary C. Gnecco died Nov. 5, 2008. She was 102. "My mother was extremely healthy and always happy," said her daughter, Lorraine Legomsky when asked about her mom's long life. More...