OBITUARIES: Hacker, Slater, Davis, Meyer, Dixon, Workman, Nero

Christian Louis Hacker (1947 – 2015)

ALBANY—Christian Louis Hacker, 67, better known as Lou Hacker, of Valatie died April 9, 2015 at the Samuel Stratton Veterans Administration Hospital, “leaving behind a hell of a lot of stuff his wife and daughter have no idea what to do with.

“So, if you’re looking for car parts for a Toyota, BMW, Triumph, Dodge or Ford between the years of about 1953 and 2013, or maybe half a dozen circular saws, still in their boxes with the Home Depot receipts attached, you should wait the appropriate amount of time and get in touch.” Read more…

OBITUARIES: Lagonia, Quinn

George W. Lagonia, Sr. (1925 – 2015)

HUDSON—George W. Lagonia, Sr., of Spencertown, age 89, passed away April 6, 2015.

He was born December 11, 1925 on Edison Avenue in Throgs Neck. Much of his youth was spent on all of the sandlots in and around the Bronx competing in baseball and football. Read more…