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 …

Kevin Spearmon, Retired Parks Worker, Dies of Covid-19

Kevin Spearmon, 59,  of Huntington Station, died April 9 from Covid-19. He was a resident of Huntington most of his life. He retired from the New York State Parks Department in 2017 after 33 years on the job. He leaves his wife,  Denise Spearmon; children: Natasha Read More …

Dr. Sara Lord Bodi Dies of Covid-19 at 92

Sara Lord Bodi, known as Sally, 92, survived Hurricane Sandy, only to be felled by another natural disaster, Covid-19. In 2012, strong winds knocked out the electricity in the Bodi home in Glen Cove.  Her husband, Lewis J. Bodi, accidentally dropped a kerosene lantern he Read More …