Death Notice / Obituary
FRANCO - Alice. - Age 83, of Spring Hill, Fla. On September 20, 2014. Beloved Wife of Anthony. Loving Mother of Frank (Jean) Derespina, Devoted sister of Mickey. Friends may call the St. James Funeral Home, 829 Middle Country Road, St. James (Route 25). Wednesday 3-5 pm & 7-9pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 10:00 am at Sts. Philip & James Church, St. James.
SERRONE - Angelo D.- of Brooklyn, NY on September 22,2014- Beloved husband of the late Mary. Dear Father of Christina, Pietra, Linda, Natale & Diane. Loving Grandpa of 10 & Great Grandpa of 10. Friends may call the St. James Funeral Home, 829 Middle Country Road, Route 25, St. James on Sunday 2-4pm & 7-9pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at Sts. Philip & James R. C. Church at 10am. Interment to follow at Calverton national Cemetery, Calverton,NY. In lieu of flowers, donation to the Catholic Hospice, 14875 N.W. 77th Avenue, Suite 100, Miami Lakes, Florida 33014
Angelo D. Serrone’s funeral arrangements were professionally supervised while the Serrone’s Families were lovingly cared for during their bereavement by Kenneth, Kerry and Ken Jr., the Maher Family of the St. James Funeral Home, in St. James.
CANNONE - John Patrick-23 of Kings Park, L.I. suddenly September 22, 2014. Local 1298 Road & Heavy Construction. Loving Son of Giovanni & Karen Kennedy Cannone. Dearest Brother of Cara. Adored Nephew & Cousin to many. Founding Brother of the Fraternity “Tau Phi Chi” SUNY Delhigh of NY. Friends may call the St. James Funeral Home, 829 Middle Country Road, Route 25, St. James on Thursday 7-9pm & Friday 2-4pm & 7-9pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at St. Joseph’s Church, Kings Park at 9:30am. Interment to follow at St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Huntington,NY. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Angels Without Faces www.AngelsWithOutFaces.com
John Patrick Cannone’s funeral arrangements were professionally supervised while the Cannone’s Families were lovingly cared for during their bereavement by Kenneth, Kerry and Ken Jr., the Maher Family of the St. James Funeral Home, in St. James.
Marjorie J. Potter of Lincoln, MA, formerly of Westport, CT died peacefully on August 4, 2014 at the age of 89 after a long battle with cancer.
She was born in the Bronx, NY, and received a mathematics degree from Swarthmore College. She and her husband Edwin raised their four children in St. James, NY and then in Westport, Ct where they lived for 40 years. Marj was an active member of both the First Presbyterian Church of Smithtown, NY and Saugatuck Congregational Church of Westport.
She was known for her selfless service to her community and church, her stand on issues of social justice, and her presence along with her husband in the English, Contra, Scottish, Folk, and Square Dance communities as a teacher and participant.
She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Edwin F. Potter Jr., and their children Donald Potter, Susan Spencer, Kathryn Potter, Judith Greer, 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at Greens Farm Congregational Church (71 Hillandale Rd., Westport, CT) on Saturday, October 4th at 1:00pm.