Recently Deceased Members

Santino Garufi, Local 15C member, passed away on November 30, 2018. Brother Garufi, 66 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on July 26, 1984.

 Kevin T. White, Local 15 member, passed away on November 30, 2018. Brother White, 88 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on November 10, 1955 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Douglas Pappas passed away on December 2, 2018. Services will be held on Wednesday, December 5 & Thursday, December 6 from 2-5pm and 7-9pm at Thomas Dalton Funeral Home in Levittown, NY. Mass will be held on Friday, December 7 at St. Raphael Parish in East Meadow, NY at 9:45am.

Wiliiam P. Blanchard, Local 15C member, passed away on November 21, 2018. Brother Blanchard, 94 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on July 16, 1964 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Joseph T. Schmelz, Local 15 member, passed away on November 22, 2018. Brother Schmelz, 84 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on March 10, 1960 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Robert Brennan, Local 15 member, passed away on November 1, 2018. Brother Brennan, 90 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on October 11, 1962 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Fiorellio Todino, Local 15 member, passed away on December 25, 2017. Brother Todino, 84 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on March 12, 1970.

 Anthony Hunt, Local 15C member, passed away on November 14, 2018. Brother Hunt, 38 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on February 16, 2006.

Eric J. Rosa, Local 15C member, passed away on October 18,  2018. Brother Rosa, 60 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on October 26, 2000.

James Bachety, Local 15D member, passed away on October 27, 2018. Brother Bachety, 85 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on May 16, 1962 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Edward Kerr, Local 15 member, passed away on October 4, 2018. Brother Kerr, 90 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on September 21, 1950 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Loredano Poletti, Local 15D member, passed away on July 19, 2018. Brother Poletti, 88 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on November 5, 1970.

Robert J. Lorenzo, Local 15C member, passed away on October 2, 2018. Brother Lorenzo, 79 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on May 23, 1963 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Joseph G. Ose, Local 15C member, passed away on September 26, 2018. Brother Ose, 84 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on December 11, 1969.

Louis A. Lamburini,  Local 15 member, passed away on September 27, 2018. Brother Lamburini, 62 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on November 30, 1978.

James W. O’Neill Jr., Local 15C member, passed away on January 30, 2018. Brother O’Neill, 65 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on March 25, 1976.

Charles E. Westfall, Local 15D member, passed away on September 20, 2018. Brother Westfall, 88 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on January 12, 1972.

Daniel Doughty, Local 15C member, passed away on September 12, 2018. Brother Doughty, 32 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on January 19, 2006.

Anthony Sabella. Local 15 member, passed away August 5, 2018. Brother Sabella, 81 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on January 3, 1973.

Nicholas P. Romeo, Local 15 member, passed away September 5, 2018. Brother Romeo, 92 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on November 21, 1957 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Richard Celiberti, Local 15 member, passed away September 4, 2018. Brother Celiberti, 67 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on August 16, 1973.

William L. Montegari, Local 15 member, passed away August 26, 2018. Brother Montegari, 83 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on March 26, 1959 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Anthony Vittiglio, Local 15 member, passed away August 12, 2018. Brother Vittiglio, 97 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on March 26, 1951 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union. 

Barclay Davis, Local 15D member, passed away August 9, 2018. Brother Davis, 72 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on May 26, 1966 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Gerald Machere, Local 15 member, passed away July 14, 2018. Brother Machere, 75 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on January 28, 1982.

 Charles Selzer Jr., Local 15D member, passed away July 17, 2018. Brother Selzer, 68 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on October 21, 1971.

 Thomas Kehoe, Local 15C member, passed away July 25, 2018. Brother Kehoe, 84 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on September 21, 1967 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

 Mark Parszuto, Local 15D member, passed away July 20, 2018. Brother Parszuto, 58 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on July 20, 2006.

 Myron Miller, Local 15D member, passed away August 1, 2018. Brother Miller, 80 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on July 22, 1963 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union

Louis Malizia, Local 15 member, passed away June 8, 2018. Brother Malizia, 85 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on June 11, 1970.

 Sebastian Labarbera, Local 15 member, passed away June 29, 2018. Brother Labarbera, 84 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on June 27, 1952 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Joseph Sceppa, Local 15 member, passed away June 23, 2018. Brother Sceppa, 66 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on December 28, 1971.

Herman Leroy, Local 15 member, passed away March 26, 2018. Brother Leroy, 58 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on June 24, 1993.

 Walter Corbellini Jr., Local 15 member, passed away June 22, 2018. Brother Corbellini, 76 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on May 26, 1960 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Isreal J. Broughton, Local 15 member, passed away June 12, 2018. Brother Broughton, 80 years old, was initiated September 28, 1972.

John R. Cetin, Local 15 member, passed away May 30, 2018. Brother Cetin, 80 years old, was initiated September 17, 1959 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Vincent Alfisi, Local 15 member, passed away May 11, 2018. Brother Alfisi, 72 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on May 29, 1969.

John Savarese Jr., Local 15 member, passed away April 27, 2018. Brother Savarese, 57 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on January 15, 1981.

Darrell Wilbur, Local 15D member, passed away April 5, 2018. Brother Wilbur, 68 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on January 17, 1980.

Joseph Foran, Local 15 member, passed away April 4, 2018. Brother Foran, 74 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on October 26, 1972.

Enrico Perez, Local 15C member, passed away March 31, 2018. Brother Perez, 88 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on January 12, 1956 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

 Nicholas Dentato, Local 15 member, passed away March 31, 2018. Brother Dentato, 77 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on August 23, 1962 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

 Larry Fredricksen, Local 15D member, passed away March 22, 2018. Brother Fredricksen, 75 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on June 20, 1962 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

 James Nicholson, Local 15 member, passed away March 28, 2018. Brother Nicholson, 78 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on October 23, 1958 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Daniel Venditti, Local 15 member, passed away March 28, 2018. Brother Venditti, 61 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on July 16, 1998. 

Michael Pfeifer, Local 15 member, pass away March 26, 2018. Brother Pfeifer, 32 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on June 12, 2008.

Frank Scallo, Local 15 member, passed away March11, 2018. Brother Scallo, 82 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on July 12, 1962 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Clevlon Scott, Local 15C member, passed away on March 8, 2018. Brother Scott, 82 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on July 27, 1989.

John Doherty, Local 15D member, passed away March 1, 2018. Brother Doherty, 85 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on May 8, 1961 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Harry Amond, Local 15 member, passed away February 28, 2018. Brother Amond, 86 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on June 1, 1956 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

George Raymond, Local 15 member, passed away February 21, 2018. Brother Raymond, 80 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on June 20, 1963 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Richard King, Local 15A member, passed away on February 20, 2018. Brother King, 56 years old, was initiated into Local 15A on October 19, 2006.

John Long, Local 15 member, passed away February 12, 2018. Brother Long, 94 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on May 10, 1956 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Christopher Casatelli, Local 15 member, passed away February 12, 2018. Brother Casatelli, 44 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on July 20, 2006.

Ralph Facciolo Jr., Local 15 member, passed away February 9, 2018. Brother Facciolo, 84 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on March 29, 1951 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

 Daniel Mosactello, Local 15 member, passed away February 8, 2018. Brother Moscatello, 94 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on April 6, 1961 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Karin Serrano, Local 15A member, passed away February 7, 2018. Sister Serrano, 43 years old, was initiated into Local 15A on July 17, 2014.

Salvatore Sedotto, Jr., Local 15A member, passed away February 7, 2018. Brother Sedotto, 51 years old, was initiated into Local 15A on August 11, 2005.

Thomas Anderson, Local 15D member, passed away January 19, 2018. Brother Anderson, 81 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on July 1, 1961 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

William Balke, Local 15C member, passed away January 15, 2018. Brother Balke, 89 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on August 15, 1948 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

George Tompkins, pension member of Local 15D, passed away January 14, 2018. Brother Tompkins, 70 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on July 26, 1979.

Joseph Itro, Local 15D member, passed away December 27, 2017. Brother Itro, 78 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on January 21, 1965 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Michael O’Keefe, Local 15 member, passed away December 20, 2017. Brother O’Keefe, 89 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on September 10, 1959 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Joshua Prevost Sr., Local 15C Pension member, passed away December 12, 2017. Brother Prevost, 91 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on August 12, 1982.

Felino Umbay, Local 15D Pension member, passed away on November 13, 2017. Brother Umbay, 77 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on January 24, 1975.

Alexander Vasquez, Local 15A Pension member, passed away on February 20, 2017. Brother Vasquez, 66 years old, was initiated into Local 15A on November 8, 1979.

Robert Weber, Local 15 member, passed away November 29, 2017. Brother Weber, 79 years old, was initiated into Local 15 on August 29, 1960 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

James Whalen, pension member of Local 15C, passed away November 28, 2017. Brother Whalen, 74 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on October 2, 1969.

Ronald Knaust, Local 15D member, passed away November 23, 2017. Brother Knaust, 87 years old, was initiated into Local 15D on December 31, 1962 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

George Goodfellow Sr., Local 15C pension member, passed away November 20, 2017. Brother Goodfellow, 88 years old, was initiated into Local 15C on January 29, 1976.

Christopher McGrorty, Local 15A member, passed away on November 19,  2017. Brother McGrorty, 61 years old, was initiated into Local 15A on October 8, 1992.

Dante Gentile, Local 15 member, passed away November 19, 2017. Brother Dante, 59 years old, was initiated April 9, 1981. He is survived by his wife Rosa, and his son Anthony, also being a member of Local 15.

Steven Vitale, Local 15A member, passed away on November 11, 2017. Brother Steven, 47 years old, was initiated on November 08, 1990. 

Mark Venditti, member of Local 15A, passed away on November 13th, 2017. Brother Venditti, 55 years old, was initiated in Local 15A on May 29th, 2003.

Alberto Alvarado, Local 15 member, passed away November 6, 2017. Brother Alberto, 70 years old, was initiated  August 21, 1986.

Christopher Geddes, Local 15, passed away on November 5, 2017. Brother Geddes, 41 years old, was initiated on September 19, 1996.  He is survived by his parents, Michael and Linda Geddes, Michael also being a member of Local 15

Brother Ralph Cristo, 88, a pension member of Local 15, passed away on October 5 2017.

John Maute, a member of Local 15 passed away on September 29, 2017.  He was 88 years old.

Gerald Loftus, Local 15, passed away on September 20, 2017.  Brother Loftus, 87 years old, was initiated on December 20, 1956 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union.

Mahaish Ramsawack, Local 15A, passed away on September 17, 2017.  Brother Ramsaswack, 52 years old, was initiated on June 26, 1997.

Howard Rippel, Local 15, passed away on September 10, 2017.  Brother Rippel, 90 years old, was initiated on August 2, 1948 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union. 

Joseph Entler, Local 15D, passed away on July 10, 2017.  Brother Entler, 79 years old, was initiated on July 1, 1965 and was a 50 year member of this Local Union. 

We were just notified that Brother William Carrigan, 93, a 50 year member of Local 15, passed away on 03/22/2015