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Robert Linton, Westchester Resident, Wall Street Banker, 90

Robert Linton, Westchester Resident, Wall Street Banker, 90

PURCHASE, N.Y. -- Robert Linton, a resident of Purchase and Manhattan, died Tuesday, April 26. He was 90.

He was born on May 19,1925, in New York City, to Helen and Adolph Lichtenstein, a specialist on the New York Stock Exchange.

During his senior year at Phillips Exeter Academy, he enlisted in ...

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Robert M. Scaperrotta, 80, Of Dobbs Ferry

DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. – Robert M. Scaperrotta, of Dobbs Ferry, died on Sunday, April 17. He was 80.Scaperrotta was born in Dobbs Ferry to Crescienzo and Marianna Scaperrotta.He owned Casandra Hair Salon on Ashford Avenue. After his retiremen...

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Harold Wood, Westchester Resident, State Supreme Court Justice, 96

Harold Wood, Westchester Resident, State Supreme Court Justice, 96

The Hon. Harold L. Wood, a longtime Somers resident and a retired New York State Supreme Court justice, died on Thursday, April 14. He was 96.He was born in Bridgeport, Conn., to Harriet ...

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Loretta DeLuca, 95, Dobbs Ferry Resident

DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. – Loretta DeLuca, a longtime resident of Dobbs Ferry, died Wednesday, March 30. She was 95.Born and raised in Yonkers, she was the daughter of the late Martin and Anna Flood. She moved to Dobbs Ferry in 1955 and had bee...

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Peter Stanford, 89, Of Croton, Founder Of South Seaport Museum In NYC

Peter Stanford, 89, Of Croton, Founder Of South Seaport Museum In NYC

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. – Peter Stanford, the founder of the South Seaport Museum and a longtime advocate of preserving New York City's maritime history, died Thursday, March 24, of a stro...

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Jesus's Obituary: As Imagined By New York Times Writer

Jesus's Obituary: As Imagined By New York Times Writer

Jesus of Nazareth, a Galilean carpenter turned itinerant minister whose appeals to piety and whose repute as a healer had galvanized a growing contingent of believers, died on Friday afte...

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Scarsdale Woman Who Inspired Harry Chapin Song Dies At 73

Scarsdale Woman Who Inspired Harry Chapin Song Dies At 73

SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- The Scarsdale native who was said to be the inspiration for Harry Chapin’s love song “Taxi” died earlier this month in Falls Church, Va., according to a report by lohud...

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Longtime Westchester Resident Dies At Age 109

Longtime Westchester Resident Dies At Age 109

Beatrice Benjamin Flemister of New Rochelle died on Thursday at age 109. Her son, the Rev. Dr. Carl E. Flemister, and daughter, Mrs. Barbara Flemister Mullen, made the announcement on beh...

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Richard Shemonoski, 74, Lifelong Hastings-on-Hudson Resident

HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- Richard Shemonoski, a lifelong resident of Hastings-on-Hudson, died on Sunday, March 6. He was 74. Born in New York City, Shemonoski is survived by his wife, Marilyn Shemonoski; children Tracey Fisher, Keith S...

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Former ‘King Of Wall Street,’ Westchester Native John Gutfreund, Dies

Former ‘King Of Wall Street,’ Westchester Native John Gutfreund, Dies

Scarsdale native and “King of Wall Street” John Gutfreund died Wednesday at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City at the age of 86, Bloomberg reported Gutfre...

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Christopher M. Scaperrotta, 89, Longtime Dobbs Ferry And Ardsley Resident

DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. -- Christopher M. Scaperrotta, a lifelong resident of Dobbs Ferry and Ardsley, died on Tuesday, Feb. 16. He was 89. Born and raised in Dobbs Ferry, Scaperrotta was a Navy veteran of the Korean War era. He managed his fa...

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Margaret 'Marge' Englert, 88, Longtime Dobbs Ferry Resident

DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. -- Longtime Dobbs Ferry Margaret "Marge" Englert died on Monday, Feb. 15. She was 88. Born in the Bronx, Englert was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church and a member of the Sodality to the Blessed Mother. &q...

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Former Westchester Resident Jake Page, Prolific Author, Editor, 80

Former Westchester Resident Jake Page, Prolific Author, Editor, 80

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. -- Smithsonian magazine science content editor and prolific author Jake Page, who grew up in Chappaqua, has died of vascular disease at the age of 80 in his home in Lyons,...

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