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Obituaries June 13, 2013  RSS feed

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JOHN L. MILEWCZIK of Glendale died on Sunday, June 9, at the
age of 93. He was the beloved husband of Catherine for over 70 years.
He is also survived by six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and
10 great-great-grandchildren. Services will be offered by Rev. Gilberto
A. Hinds this evening, Thursday,
June 13, at 7:30 p.m. at George Werst
Funeral Home, 71-41 Cooper Ave.,
Glendale. A private cremation will be
held at Fresh Pond Crematory,
Middle Village.
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JOHN PAUL KRAKER JR. of
Ridgewood died on Saturday, June 8,
at the age of 59. A native of Ridgewood, he was the loving son of Erna
Kraker, dear brother of Monika Able,
Rosemary Kraker and the late
Christina Blum and dear uncle of
Mathew Blum. A Mass of Christian
Burial was offered at St. Matthias
Church, Ridgewood, followed by interment at All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, under the direction of
Peter J. Geis Funeral Home, 57-34
Catalpa Ave., Ridgewood.
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GEORGE A. MULLER of Rockaway Park died on Thursday, June 6,
at the age of 84. A native of Brooklyn, he was the husband of the late
Marianne and devoted father of
George Muller and Gary Muller. He
is also survived by one grandchild
and two great-grandchildren. Services were offered at Morton Funeral
Home/Ridgewood Chapels, 663
Grandview Ave., Ridgewood, by
Rev. Michael Ross, followed by interment at Forest Lawn Memorial
Park, Iselin, N.J.
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HANS WEPNER of Ridgewood
died on Tuesday, June 4, at the age of
77. A native of Schonlanke, Pommern, Germany, he was the beloved
husband of Ilse, devoted father of
Karen Lanciani and Crystel Ploschke
and dear brother of Brigitte Hillen.
He is also survived by four grandchildren. Services were offered at
Morton Funeral Home/Ridgewood
Chapels, 663 Grandview Ave.,
Ridgewood, by Rev. Thomas Goodhart, followed by entombment at All
Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village.
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DOROTHY J. D’AVANZO, formerly of Ridgewood, died on Sunday, June 9, at the age of 68. Anative
of Brooklyn, she was the devoted
mother of Ronald and David D’Avanzo, DebraA. Nicholas and the late
Michael D’Avanzo, dear sister of
Barbara Priess and Janet Macaluso
and loving grandmother of Tiffany
D’Avanzo and Anthony and Christopher Nicholas. A Mass of Christian
Burial was offered at St. Margaret
Church, Middle Village, followed by
cremation at Fresh Pond Crematory,
Middle Village, under the direction of
George Werst Funeral Home, 71-41
Cooper Ave., Glendale.
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CALOGERO MONTELEONE of
Ridgewood died on Thursday, June 6,
at the age of 64. A native of Santa
Margherita, Belice, Sicily, Italy, he
was the devoted father of Tricia Monteleone, Andrew Monteleone, Frank
Monteleone and Charles Monteleone,
loving son of Andrea Monteleone and
Grazia Luparello and dear brother of
Frank Monteleone, Maria Monteleone, Lilla LaSalla and Rosalie
Patane. A Mass of Christian Burial
was offered at St. Matthias Church,
Ridgewood, followed by entombment at St. John Cemetery, Middle
Village, under the direction of Park
Funeral Chapels, 2175 Jericho Tpke.,
Garden City Park.
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