Obituaries

Florence Zakshevsky
B: 1932-09-12
D: 2019-01-15
View Details
Zakshevsky, Florence
Frank Hill
B: 1954-05-04
D: 2019-01-12
View Details
Hill, Frank
Roseanne Pampinella
B: 1940-03-06
D: 2019-01-11
View Details
Pampinella, Roseanne
Theodore Rendino
B: 1933-01-30
D: 2019-01-03
View Details
Rendino, Theodore
Gloria Karpin
B: 1928-04-08
D: 2018-12-23
View Details
Karpin, Gloria
Joseph Bianco
B: 1934-08-25
D: 2018-12-20
View Details
Bianco, Joseph
Gloria Venezia
B: 1932-06-29
D: 2018-12-18
View Details
Venezia, Gloria
Edward Zakshevsky
B: 1926-03-02
D: 2018-12-18
View Details
Zakshevsky, Edward
Leonette Miller
B: 1941-02-24
D: 2018-12-16
View Details
Miller, Leonette
Jean Nittolo
B: 1924-04-21
D: 2018-12-12
View Details
Nittolo, Jean
Maria Zimini
B: 1930-05-05
D: 2018-12-11
View Details
Zimini, Maria
Adriana Liotta
B: 1937-10-28
D: 2018-12-10
View Details
Liotta, Adriana
Lillian Simeone
B: 1939-06-07
D: 2018-12-08
View Details
Simeone, Lillian
Julia La Cascia
B: 1937-01-07
D: 2018-12-07
View Details
La Cascia, Julia
William Heaton
B: 1927-03-25
D: 2018-12-01
View Details
Heaton, William
Josephine LaRocco
B: 1924-08-06
D: 2018-11-24
View Details
LaRocco, Josephine
Gilbert Atteniese
D: 2018-11-23
View Details
Atteniese, Gilbert
Anthony Spadolini
B: 1939-01-05
D: 2018-11-21
View Details
Spadolini, Anthony
Timothy Healey
B: 1948-10-23
D: 2018-11-10
View Details
Healey, Timothy
Anthony Luciani
B: 1945-01-09
D: 2018-11-02
View Details
Luciani, Anthony
Anna May Stankevitz
B: 1937-09-08
D: 2018-10-30
View Details
Stankevitz, Anna May

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
189 Route 109
West Babylon, NY 11704
Phone: 631-422-0100
Fax: 631-422-0101

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.

Immediate Need

If you have immediate need of our services, we're available for you 24 hours a day.

Pre-Arrangement

A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.

Order Flowers

Offer a gift of comfort and beauty to a family suffering from loss.

Seeking Guidance: Grief Counseling

The 1969 publication of what was to become a landmark book, On Death and Dying, written by Elizabeth Kubler-Ross changed the way we looked at grief. She described five stage of grieving: denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance–stages which became the foundation of our understanding of the experience of grief for decades.

But later research has shown that we cope with grief not in linear or cyclical stages, but in a back-and-forth process which moves between the experience of sadness, anger, yearning, or crying; and the experience of feeling joy or contentment. This is almost a “safety valve”, giving the bereaved a period of rest in dealing with their grief.

Grief is, you see, work. And it seems the body intuitively knows that such hard work requires periods of rest.  This natural back-and-forth process helps us to achieve the four essential tasks in grieving:

1. To accept the reality of the loss

2. To work through to the pain of grief

3. To adjust to an environment in which the deceased is missing

4. To emotionally relocate the deceased and move on with life

But what if you get stuck? Perhaps you can’t accept this new reality; or maybe working through the pain of grief is wearing you down. That’s when a qualified grief counselor can help.

We are pleased to provide bereavement services for the families we serve. In addition, we have many community-based resources we can recommend to you. For more information, please feel free to ask us at the funeral home, or contact us here.