Gifford B. Hess (1957 – 2016)

ALBANY—Gifford “Giff” Bernall Hess, 59, of Stuyvesant passed away July 15, 2016.

He was born in 1957 in the Bronx, the youngest of two sons of the late Gifford, Sr., and Josephine Hess. Read more…

OBITUARY: Caggianelli

Margaret M. Caggianelli (1930 – 2016)

GREENPORT—Margaret M. “Peggy” Caggianelli, 86, of Greenport died peacefully at home surrounded by her family Monday July 18, 2016.

Born in Catskill July 6, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Cosmo and Mary Antonelli. Read more…

OBITUARIES: Russell, Genito, Wassenhove, Kersten, DeWitt

Greta M. F. Russell (1929 – 2016)

ALBANY—Greta Marie Fredriksen Russell, 86, of Nassau slipped quietly and peacefully off to heaven Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at the Hospice Inn of St. Peter’s with her daughters by her side.

Leaving a legacy of faith and unconditional love, she taught her children to honor God, and served her family and others sacrificially. Read more…