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Harold Wood, Ossining HS Grad, NY Supreme Court Justice, 96

Harold Wood, Ossining HS Grad, NY Supreme Court Justice, 96
The Hon. Harold L. Wood, a longtime Somers resident and a retired New York State Supreme Court justice, died on Thursday, April 14. He was 96.

He was born in Bridgeport, Conn., to Harriet Wood Bannister and James Wood. 

After graduating from Ossining H.S. in 1937, and working his way through colleg...

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Frank Fontana, 80, Briarcliff Manor Resident

BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y. – Frank Fontana of Briarcliff Manor died Saturday, April 9. He was 80.He was born in Mount Vernon on July 12, 1935.He is survived by his three sons, his wife, mother, brother, sister, grandchildren, nieces and neph...

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Marie (Moutenot) Franco, 78, Dumont Resident

DUMONT, N.J. -- Marie (Moutenot) Franco -- a Dumont resident, formerly of Edgewater -- died on Tuesday, April 5. She was 78. Franco enjoyed many summers in Vermont with her cousin Penny and many friends. Before she retired, she was secre...

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Peter Stanford, 89, Of Croton, Founder Of South Seaport Museum In NYC

Peter Stanford, 89, Of Croton, Founder Of South Seaport Museum In NYC

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. – Peter Stanford, the founder of the South Seaport Museum and a longtime advocate of preserving New York City's maritime history, died Thursday, March 24, of a stro...

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Jesus's Obituary: As Imagined By New York Times Writer

Jesus's Obituary: As Imagined By New York Times Writer

Jesus of Nazareth, a Galilean carpenter turned itinerant minister whose appeals to piety and whose repute as a healer had galvanized a growing contingent of believers, died on Friday afte...

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Scarsdale Woman Who Inspired Harry Chapin Song Dies At 73

Scarsdale Woman Who Inspired Harry Chapin Song Dies At 73

SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- The Scarsdale native who was said to be the inspiration for Harry Chapin’s love song “Taxi” died earlier this month in Falls Church, Va., according to a report by lohud...

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Longtime Westchester Resident Dies At Age 109

Longtime Westchester Resident Dies At Age 109

Beatrice Benjamin Flemister of New Rochelle died on Thursday at age 109. Her son, the Rev. Dr. Carl E. Flemister, and daughter, Mrs. Barbara Flemister Mullen, made the announcement on beh...

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Former ‘King Of Wall Street,’ Westchester Native John Gutfreund, Dies

Former ‘King Of Wall Street,’ Westchester Native John Gutfreund, Dies

Scarsdale native and “King of Wall Street” John Gutfreund died Wednesday at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City at the age of 86, Bloomberg reported Gutfre...

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Former Westchester Resident Jake Page, Prolific Author, Editor, 80

Former Westchester Resident Jake Page, Prolific Author, Editor, 80

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. -- Smithsonian magazine science content editor and prolific author Jake Page, who grew up in Chappaqua, has died of vascular disease at the age of 80 in his home in Lyons,...

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Former Journal News Editor CynDee Royle Dies At 57

Former Journal News Editor CynDee Royle Dies At 57

CynDee Royle, "a fierce advocate for the public’s right to know who guided lohud and The Journal News into the digital age," died on Saturday, Feb. 6, at age 57 following a years-long bat...

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John L. Tishman, Master Builder From Westchester, Dies At 90

John L. Tishman, Master Builder From Westchester, Dies At 90

BEDFORD, N.Y. -- John L. Tishman, a master builder of the 20th century whose firm, Tishman Realty and Construction Company, constructed buildings throughout Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles ...

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Joseph A. Bracchitta, 81, Of Briarcliff Manor

BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y. -- Joseph S. Bracchitta -- a Briarcliff Manor resident and formerly of North Tarrytown -- died on Tuesday, Feb. 2. He was 81.He was born in North Tarrytown (now Sleepy Hollow) on Jan. 28, 1935, to Joseph and Lucy P...

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