Recent Deaths Reported in Huntington

Huntington funeral homes report these recent deaths or services. MA Connell Funeral Home Thomas Edward Staib, 56, of Centerport, on Oct. 2. He was president of the family business,  He joined the family’s 155-year label printing business, DWS Printing. Husband of Jean, father of TJ and Read More …

Services Held for Huntington’s Oldest Resident, Rosalia Zona

Funeral services were held Monday for Rosalia Maria Zona, who had turned 108 years old in June. Known as the  “Queen of Huntington,”  she had celebrated her birthday on June 28 with the help of relatives and friends. Town officials, including Supervisor Chad Lupinacci, the Read More …

Covid-19 Online Bereavement Support Groups Form

Two mental health organizations are launching online bereavement support groups designed to provide comfort, support, and “grief tools” to those who have lost loved ones to the COVID-19 virus. Guided by experienced grief counselors, the groups will convene remotely in 60- or 90-minute sessions via Read More …

Northport Couple, Married 61 Years, Die of Covid-19

A Northport husband and wife who were married 61 years both died of the coronavirus, six days apart.   William Henry “Bill” Thomas died May 1 while his wife, Anita V. Thomas, died May 7. Both served as teachers for years; he taught middle school science Read More …

Recent Deaths in Huntington (April 4-April 16)

Retired teachers, business owners, secretaries, veterans, or stay-at-home moms; proud parents, grandparents and great-grandparents. These are some of the recent deaths reported by funeral homes in the Huntington area. Unless otherwise noted, services are private, though In many cases, families are planning memorial events once Read More …