Funeral Set Tuesday for Man Killed in Collision

Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday  for Edgar Guevara, a  2017 Huntington High School graduate who died Friday. Guevara was killed in a motorcycle collision with a car turning into the Wendy’s  restaurant at the Deer Park Avenue and Jericho Turnpike intersection. He was the Read More …

Services Held for Artist Dylan Thompson, Who Fought Muscular Dystrophy

Services were held Thursday for Dylan P. Thompson who had fought Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy for years.  The Centerport resident died Monday at 27, according to a fundraising page dedicated to assisting the Parent Muscular Dystrophy Research Project. ” We lost a true fighter and an Read More …

Town to Rename Part of Street in Honor of Pastor

Update: The Town of Huntington will dedicate a street in Huntington Station in honor of the late Rev. Mother Agnes Hiller on Monday. Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci, the Huntington Town Board and other town officials will be joined by Rev. Bernadette Watkins, pastors and members Read More …

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 …