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05/15/15 2:00pm
DR. LOUIS ZARCHIN

DR. LAWRENCE E. ZARCHIN

Evyne House Tehan
Evyne House Tehan was born on August 14, 1933 in Tarrytown, New York. She was the daughter of Jane Rathbun and Everett Taylor House.

Evyne attended the Spence School in Manhattan and graduated from Wellesley College in Massachusetts. Both of her parents served in the U.S. Armed Forces, stationed in Europe, which meant she had the opportunity to travel extensively in her younger years. She spent time on Shelter Island as a young girl in the 1930s and 1940s, staying at her grandmother’s house on Divinity Hill. (more…)

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05/11/15 10:00am
George P. Chimenti

George P. Chimenti

George P. Chimenti

George P. Chimenti of Aquebogue died at his home April 24, 2015. He was 92.

He was born February 5, 1923 in Inwood, New York to Isabelle (Bobik) and Vincent L. Chimenti, who in 1925 became one of Nassau County’s first police detectives. (more…)

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04/24/15 4:30pm
MIMI BRENNAN

SY WEISSMAN PHOTO |  MIMI BRENNAN

Mimi Brennan
Mimi Brennan passed away at her home on Shelter Island on April 20, 2015. As her friends know, she became a full-time community activist on Shelter Island after retiring here in 1996. (more…)

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04/20/15 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Mimi Brennan posed for her profile photo in January, until the careful watch of her beloved granddaughter, Kara.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Mimi Brennan posed for this Reporter’s Island Profile photo in January, under the careful watch of her beloved granddaughter, Kara.

Mimi Brennan passed away this morning at 7:30.

She wouldn’t be happy if we listed the year she was born, so our small tribute to the woman who headed the Island Seniors column for over 15 years will not include the year of her birth.
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04/13/15 10:00am
MADELINE PRUESS BURSTON

MADELINE PRUESS BURSTON

Madeline Pruess Burston
Madeline Helen Pruess Burston passed away peacefully on February 13, 2015 at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola. She was 93 1/2 years old and is survived by her three children, Suzanne Helen Burston, Carol Ann Burston and James W. Burston. (more…)