Michael T. Fitzgerald (07/22/14)
Michael T. Fitzgerald of Cortlandt Manor, NY passed away on July 22, 2014. He was 65years old. Mr. Fitzgerald was an Exterminator for J. P. McHale in Buchanan, NY. He was born on December 1, 1948 in Peekskill, NY to Thomas and Lucy Dowd Fitzgerald. Michael graduated from Peekskill High School in 1967. He served in the US Army from 1968 to 1970 during the Vietnam Nam era. He is survived by his wife Linda Portes-Fitzgerald of Cortlandt Manor, and three children from a previous marriage; Michael Fitzgerald of Myrtle Beach, SC, Michelle Fitzgerald of Myrtle Beach, SC and Stacey (Richard) Spencer of Tennessee and a grandson Jacob Elder. Also survived by three brothers and three sisters; Patrick (Pat) Fitzgerald of Florida, Kathy (John) Townsend of Staten Island, Thomas (Marilyn) Fitzgerald of Cortlandt Manor, Anne (Richard) Gile of Poughkeepsie, Joseph (Valerie) Fitzgerald of Putnam Valley and Elizabeth (John) Riley of Montrose. Visitation is Thursday, July 24th, 3pm to 7pm at the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Friday, July 25th, 11:30am at the Assumption Church. Cremation services private. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Transplant Recipients International Org., 2100 M St. NW #170-353 Washington, DC 20037-1233.
Alice Kasvi Doran (07/15/14)
Alice Kasvi Doran of Columbia SC, formerly of Peekskill, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014.
Born in Astor Park, FL, she was the daughter of the late Ernest E. Kasvi and Hilma Rehiimaki Kasvi, Finnish immigrants. Alice moved to South Carolina in 1978. She was first generation American and learned English as her second language. Alice grew up in Bronxville, NY where she graduated from Tuckahoe High School. She raised her family in Peekskill, NY.
She worked for A.C. Neilson Co., was a Girl Scout Troop leader; worked for the New York DMV and as a waitress. She is survived by a daughter, Kathleen Doran of Columbia, SC, grandchildren, Sally and Joseph; great granddaughters, Caroline and Vivian. Predeceased by, her husband, Joseph Doran.
Graveside service, Wednesday, June 23rd 10am, at the Assumption Cemetery. Arrangements Handled by Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill, NY.