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Services Scheduled For Scarsdale Doctor Who Died In House Fire

Services Scheduled For Scarsdale Doctor Who Died In House Fire

SCARSDALE, N.Y. --  Funeral services have been set for Dr. John Salimbene who perished in a fire that ripped through the family's Scarsdale Boulevard home Sunday afternoon on his 85th birthday.

Calling hours will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday at Westchester Funeral Home, 190...

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Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died on Thursday, according to multiple reports. Glenn was 95.  Glenn had been battling health issues since suffering a stroke and had b...

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Dr. John F. Salimbene, Scarsdale Physician, 85

Dr. John F. Salimbene, Scarsdale Physician, 85

SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Dr. John F. Salimbene, a longtime Scarsdale family physician, died Sunday, Dec. 4, at his home. He was 85. Salimbene was killed in a fire at the Boulevard residence, wh...

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Leonard B. Sand, Yonkers Segregation Case Judge, Dies At 88

Leonard B. Sand, Yonkers Segregation Case Judge, Dies At 88

YONKERS, N.Y. -- Leonard B. Sand, 88, of Sleepy Hollow, best known as the federal judge who presided over the landmark case in which he found Yonkers officials had intentionally segregate...

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Funeral Held For Nun Killed In Central Avenue Crash In Yonkers

Funeral Held For Nun Killed In Central Avenue Crash In Yonkers

ARDSLEY, N.Y. -- Sister Monica Masterson, who died after an automobile accident in Yonkers last weekend, was remembered at a funeral service at St. Dominic's convent in Blauvelt, accordin...

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Marc Warnock Of Irvington, 48

Marc Warnock Of Irvington, 48

Marc Warnock of Irvington died unexpectedly on Sunday, Nov 20. He was 48. He was born and raised in Irvington the son of S. Howard & Sunday Warnock. He graduated in 1986 from Landmark...

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Former MLB Pitcher, Westchester Native, Resident Ralph Branca, Dies

Former MLB Pitcher, Westchester Native, Resident Ralph Branca, Dies

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Ralph Branca, a native of Mount Vernon and the pitcher who served up Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World" Home Run, died on Wednesday morning, according to ...

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Funeral Services Scheduled For Westchester Sales Associate, 26

Funeral Services Scheduled For Westchester Sales Associate, 26

Funeral services have been scheduled for Joseph "Joey" Comunale, who worked in Westchester as a sales associate and who was the victim of a homicide on Sunday, Nov. 13. He was 26. He was ...

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Award-Winning Journalist Henry (Hank) Walter, 88, Westchester Resident

Award-Winning Journalist Henry (Hank) Walter, 88, Westchester Resident

Award-winning journalist Hank Walter of Westchester died on Nov. 17, 2016 after a brief illness. He was 88.  He was born in Philadelphia on November 18, 1927 to Anton and Ida Walter. He w...

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Man Killed In Crash Near Westchester High School Was Golf Pro

Man Killed In Crash Near Westchester High School Was Golf Pro

SOMERS, N.Y. -- A Somers man who was involved in a three-vehicle accident that involved two school buses on Monday, Oct. 31 has died, state police said Monday. Martin Nolletti Jr., 60, of...

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Marion Nevin, Yonkers Native, 89

Marion Nevin, Yonkers Native, 89

YONKERS, N.Y. -- Marion Nevin, 89, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., passed away peacefully Friday, Nov. 11.  She originally was from Yonkers, the daughter of Leo and Mildred Porgie, and then lived ...

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John F. Hughes, 60, Yonkers Native

John F. Hughes Jr., 60, a Yonkers native, died Friday, Nov. 4. The son of John F. and the late Simone Hughes, he lived in Hyde Park and was formerly of Carmel.Huges Jr., worked as an aide at the Hudson Valley Psychiat...

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