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Rayvon Miles Staten Island


Obituary to follow ~Please let the family of Mr. Rayvon Miles know that you are thinking of them during this difficult time by signing Rayvon's guestbook and lighting a candle~

Barbara Cummings Staten Island


Barbara Mckoy –Cummings 76, of Hopewell Virginia went to be with the Lord on June 14, 2017 at Richmond University Medical Center in Staten Island N.Y. Born in Harlem Hospital on June 20,...

Vilma Edwards Staten Island


Good evening everyone. My family and I thank everyone who came out to our gathering to pay their last respect to mama. First and foremost, I must say that this is not a burial but a celebration...

Claudette Cheatham Staten Island


In Loving Memory Claudette Gloria Cheatham February 13, 1951 -...

Bobby Richardson Staten Island


Bobby Richardson was born to the late Barney and Mary Richardson on August 31, 1944, at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD.  On Thursday night, June 8, 2017 at Richmond University...

Willie Pitts Staten Island


Willie R. Pitts was born on March 22, 1937 to the late Miller and Louise Pitts in Laurens, South Carolina. Willie departed this life at Richmond Memorial Hospital on June 2, 2017 following a brief...

Aysia Chambers Staten Island


Aysia Lynn Chambers, daughter of Gerald Howard, Sr. and Beth Chambers and, granddaughter of the late Deacons, W. C. Howard and Harry A. Chambers, was born January 16, 1993 in Staten Island,...

Xavier Cephus Battiste Staten Island


Xavier Charles Cephus Battiste, known to family & friends as Zay Zay, was born on June 20th, 2014 to his mother Brenda Battiste and Father Charles Cephus. Xavier was the sixth Child out...

Jamal Ford Staten Island


Jamal Fareed Ford, age 40 was born on July 26, 1976 to Bernice Ford and the late Levi Glen Ford. Jamal was born in Brooklyn, but spent most of his life growing up with his siblings in a...

James Froneberger Staten Island


Mr. James Raymond Froneberger was born on February 3, 1937 to the late Maggie Lee Froneberger in Cramerton, North Carolina. James answered his Heavenly Father’s call and went home to receive...

Davel Thompson Staten Island


Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep Do not stand at my grave and weep, I am not there, I do not sleep.  I am a thousand winds that blow.  I am the diamond glint on snow.  I am...

Frederick Vandross Staten Island


 Frederick Vandross aged 72, died of a long term illness on May 4th, 2017 in Staten Island. Frederick was born on September 15th, 1944 in Bronx, NY to parents Gladys Sanders and William...

Elizabeth Kanu Staten Island


I Did Not Die     Do not stand at my grave and weep  I am not there. I do not sleep.  I am a thousand winds...

Michael Packer Staten Island


MICHAEL JOHN PACKER was an American singer/songwriter, guitarist who rose to fame in the late 1960’s and early to mid-1970’s as a member of several groundbreaking bands and who counted...

Shanda Scott Staten Island


Shanda Felice Scott was born November 3rd, 1974 to Michael Hamilton and the late Sandra L. Scott in Brooklyn, N.Y.. Shanda spent her formative years growing up on Staten Island. She attended...

John Alvarez Staten Island


John Alvarez, 70 was born in the Bronx, New York on February 9th, 2017. At the age of five, he moved to Staten Island to reside at the Willowbrook State School now known as SIDDSO. Jim Stanley who...

Eddie Watkins Staten Island


Eddie Watkins, Lovingly known as "Coach" was born on December 16th, 1951 was called home on Tuesday, April 14th, 2017.  At a young age and from the streets himself, Eddie founded...

Alexander Goode Staten Island


Alexander Goode Sr. was born on September 28th, 1943 in Coatesville, PA. He was born to Robert L. Goode and Christine S. Alston. He passed away on April 14th, 2017. Mr. Goode had worked at Dana...

Tanika Dupree Staten Island


 Celebration of Life  Tanika Aiesha Dupree born on oct.27,1983 to mother Cornelia Butler and father Harry Dupree in Brooklyn NY. Tanika was raised in gowanus houses downtown Brooklyn,...

Dessie Holloman Staten Island


The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness...
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