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Judy Clark passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at the age of 66. Beloved Mother of Michelle Borman. Loving Grandmother of Emma, Katelyn and Matthew. Cherished Daughter of Elizabeth Bilodeau. Dear Sister of Patricia Bildoeau, Marie Cantelmo and Vincent Bilodeau. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral Services held at Papavero Funeral Home on Friday, December 10, 2021 at 10:00 AM. Interment followed at Linden Hill Cemetery, Ridgewood, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Avenue, Maspeth, NY 11378.
Kevin K. Smith passed away on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at the age of 52. Beloved Husband of the late Cindy. Cherished Son of Thomas and the late Margaret Smith. LOving Brother of Thomas, Patrick and Kelly Anna Smith. Mass of Christian Burial offered at Our Lady of Hope church on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 10:45aM. Interment followed at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Avenue, Maspeth, NY 11378.
Robert J. Platte passed away on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at the age of 86. Beloved Father of Suann Dugan. Cherished Grandfather of Samantha, Jack and Alex. Loving Soulmate and Love-of-her-Life to Joanne Friedman and Love by Jessica and Kenneth. Mr. Platta was a United States Navy Veteran. In Lieu of Flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Best Friends Animal Society. Private Cremation held on Friday, December 3, 2021 at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY . Memorial Visitation at Papavero Funeral Home on Saturday,December 11, 2021 from 1-4PM. Interment of Cremains to follow at Wading River Cemetery, Wading River, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Avenue, Maspeth, NY 11378.
Irene Kichinski passed away on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at the age of 94. Beloved Wife of the late Thomas J. Kichinski. Loving Mother of Robert Kichinski, Richard Kichinski, Diane Dellilune, Christine Diele and the late Kathleen Kichinski and Mother-in-Law of Lorraine and Joseph. Cherished Grandmother of Kelly, Robert, Lauren, Joseph and Jacklyn and Great-Grandmother of Skylar and Brody. Mass of Christian Burial offered at St. Stanislaus Church on Monday, November 29, 2021 10:45AM. Interment followed at Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Avenue, Maspeth, NY 11378.