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John Newton (“Jack”) Kaspers, formerly of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, and White Plains, New York, died Jan. 3 at age 62. He was the father of two Scarsdale High School alumni, John Kaspers and Thatcher “Andy” Kaspers Scarsdale High School class of 2015 and 2017, respectively, and was married…

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Mary (Gonis) Pegg, formerly of Scarsdale and Wellesley, Massachusetts, died Jan. 3 after a long struggle with dementia.

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Edgar V. Roberts of Scarsdale died Nov. 24 at age 91. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Oct. 20, 1928, and served in the U.S. Army from 1946 to 1947 in the Philippines, Arkansas and Colorado. He received his doctorate from the University of Minnesota in 1960 with the plays of Henry F…

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Kalman William Stein, 92, died Dec. 25 at the Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, New Jersey, following a brief illness. He was the founder of Scarsdale Spencer Pharmacy.

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Clark Hayden Williams died Oct. 16 at Pebble Brook Nursing Home in Stone Mountain, Georgia. He was 87.

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Drora Arnon, a longtime resident of Scarsdale, died of cancer Dec. 26 at age 83 at her home, surrounded by family. An alumna of the Juilliard School, her family said she was a highly regarded piano teacher throughout Westchester County and beyond, teaching and mentoring scores of young stude…

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Mary Yano Fujimoto, born Oct. 24, 1925, died Dec. 17 in San Diego, California, at age 94.

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Richard Louis Lieberman, age 56, died at home with his family by his side on Dec. 18, after a battle against ALS. He grew up in Scarsdale and settled in Greenwich, Connecticut.

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Joan Cummings Hebert died unexpectedly Dec. 9, surrounded by family in Buffalo, New York. She was 93. 

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Edgar V. Roberts of Scarsdale died Nov. 24 at age 91. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Oct. 20, 1928, and served in the U.S. Army from 1946 to 1947 in the Philippines, Arkansas and Colorado. He received his doctorate from the University of Minnesota in 1960 with the plays of Henry F…

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Patricia DeBlieck, 62, of Scarsdale, died on Dec. 11. She was born in Pompton Plains, New Jersey, on March 23, 1957 and graduated from DePaul High School in Wayne, New Jersey. She married Ann Farnsworth on Aug. 18, 1992; the couple was married for 27 years, and moved to Scarsdale in 2013 to …

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John Mazzolla, 84, a former resident of Hartsdale, died in Longs, South Carolina, on Nov. 11.

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Jean Forte, 89, of Scarsdale, died Nov. 10. She was married May 20, 1950 to Joseph Forte and they shared 23 years together.

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Longtime Scarsdale resident James Labick died Nov. 7 in Collierville, Tennessee. He had just celebrated his 78th birthday. He had been living in Tennessee for the past year near his eldest daughter. He was a longtime supporter of the Scarsdale Public Schools system, and worked on several edu…

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Longtime Edgemont resident Carole Wolfe Korngold, a leader of the Montessori movement in education, died in her home in Boulder, Colorado, on Nov. 3.

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Colman Abbe, a Scarsdale resident for more than 50 years, died at the age of 87 in his home on Friday, Oct. 25. Colman was the son of the deceased Leo and Beatrice, and brother of Cyrus.

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Kids BASE founder Janet Gould, a longtime Scarsdale resident and Latin teacher, died at her home in Mount Kisco on Oct. 25 surrounded by her family. She was 74.

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Former Scarsdale resident Bruce Bloom, whose career in television broadcasting and advertising spanned more than 50 years, died Oct. 18 from complications of Parkinson’s disease. He was 84. An amateur actor and director, he was an active member of Greenville Community Theater, and also serve…

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A Scarsdale resident from 1971 through 1984, Joan Bruder Garland died in Bradenton, Florida, on Oct. 14.

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Former Scarsdale resident Barbara Strauss, most recently of Rye, New York, died Oct. 21.

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Joan Oppenheim, a longtime Scarsdale resident and former partner at Julia B. Fee Real Estate, died Oct. 20. She was 94 years old. She was married to Robert Oppenheim, who predeceased her.

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Billie M. Jones of New York City, formerly of Scarsdale, died on Sept. 18. She was 95 years old. She and her husband, Hugh N. Jones, were married for 71 years.

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Longtime Scarsdale resident Robert S. Stimpson passed away peacefully on Oct. 5 at Calvary Hospital. He was 91 years old.

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Harold Nashville Hendricks, longtime Scarsdale resident, died Sept. 6 at the age of 97 at Sitter and Barfoot Veterans Care Center in Richmond, Virginia.

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Margaret G. Rohrs died Sept. 18 in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, just a few days shy of her 94th birthday.

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Longtime Scarsdale resident Thomas C. Warren died at age 70 on Sept. 14, after a long illness.

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Deborah Torf Golden, owner and president of Torf Funeral Service, Chelsea, Massachusetts, of Hartsdale and formerly of Brookline, Massachusetts, died Sept. 7. She was 75 years old.

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Bob Wilber, an internationally recognized jazz musician who grew up in Scarsdale, died Aug. 4 at the age of 91 in his  home in England. Wilber, class of 1945, attended Scarsdale High School and released several of his first jazz records during his time there. Wilber also formed a band called…

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A Service of Music and Remembrance for Dr. Earl F. Groner Jr. of Scarsdale, who died July 6, will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, at 1 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 167 Scarsdale Road, Tuckahoe. The Rev. Jason Radmacher will officiate, and musical tributes will be presented by friends …

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Former Scarsdale resident Ann Elisabeth Donovan, 49, of Seattle, Washington, died Aug. 26.

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Former Scarsdale resident, community activist and Hunter Hillel board member Vivienne Braun died Aug. 13 at age 58. Though she lived in Greenwich at the time of her death, she remained an active member of the Scarsdale community where she had lived for 20 years. Her volunteer affiliations in…

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White Plains resident Phyllis C. Murray died June 29 at the age of 81 at the White Plains Nursing Center.

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Betty Ann Landes, 85, of Scarsdale, wife of the late Milton H. Landes, died July 14. Born in New York City and raised in New Rochelle, Mrs. Landes was a Scarsdale resident for 54 years. She was the daughter of the late Albert Pozner and Rose Lieberman.

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Hedy Erbsen, a 38-year resident of Scarsdale and former director of the Scarsdale Adult School, died June 12 in Manhattan after a yearlong battle with adrenal cortical cancer, according to her husband, Claude E. Erbsen. She was 71.

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Freda Glass Schreiber, who celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends in May, died on June 14. Mrs. Schreiber was born in the South Bronx and grew up in Manhattan. Her father immigrated from Russia and her mother from Poland; both arrived in dire times prior to World War I, one vi…

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John P. Kildahl, of Scarsdale and White Plains, died on June 17 at the age of 91. Born in Owatonna, Minnesota, on Christmas Eve, 1927, Mr. Kildahl was the second son of Johan and Edith Kildahl. His father and grandfather were Lutheran ministers, and Mr. Kidlahl was ordained in the Lutheran m…

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Gene Ghari died June 15 from a stroke. In typical “Gene fashion,” his family said, he had attended parties, luncheons and played golf until the day before he died.

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James Stratton-Crooke, 90, of Scarsdale, died peacefully at home on May 25. His family said he was a devoted husband, brother, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. A naval officer, industrial engineer and diplomat, Mr. Stratton-Crooke grew up in New Rochelle and attended Isaac E. Young…

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Mary (Gonis) Pegg, formerly of Scarsdale and Wellesley, Massachusetts, died Jan. 3 after a long struggle with dementia.

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Edgar V. Roberts of Scarsdale died Nov. 24 at age 91. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Oct. 20, 1928, and served in the U.S. Army from 1946 to 1947 in the Philippines, Arkansas and Colorado. He received his doctorate from the University of Minnesota in 1960 with the plays of Henry F…

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Kalman William Stein, 92, died Dec. 25 at the Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, New Jersey, following a brief illness. He was the founder of Scarsdale Spencer Pharmacy.

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Clark Hayden Williams died Oct. 16 at Pebble Brook Nursing Home in Stone Mountain, Georgia. He was 87.

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Drora Arnon, a longtime resident of Scarsdale, died of cancer Dec. 26 at age 83 at her home, surrounded by family. An alumna of the Juilliard School, her family said she was a highly regarded piano teacher throughout Westchester County and beyond, teaching and mentoring scores of young stude…

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Mary Yano Fujimoto, born Oct. 24, 1925, died Dec. 17 in San Diego, California, at age 94.

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Richard Louis Lieberman, age 56, died at home with his family by his side on Dec. 18, after a battle against ALS. He grew up in Scarsdale and settled in Greenwich, Connecticut.

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Joan Cummings Hebert died unexpectedly Dec. 9, surrounded by family in Buffalo, New York. She was 93. 

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Edgar V. Roberts of Scarsdale died Nov. 24 at age 91. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Oct. 20, 1928, and served in the U.S. Army from 1946 to 1947 in the Philippines, Arkansas and Colorado. He received his doctorate from the University of Minnesota in 1960 with the plays of Henry F…

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Patricia DeBlieck, 62, of Scarsdale, died on Dec. 11. She was born in Pompton Plains, New Jersey, on March 23, 1957 and graduated from DePaul High School in Wayne, New Jersey. She married Ann Farnsworth on Aug. 18, 1992; the couple was married for 27 years, and moved to Scarsdale in 2013 to …

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John Mazzolla, 84, a former resident of Hartsdale, died in Longs, South Carolina, on Nov. 11.

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Jean Forte, 89, of Scarsdale, died Nov. 10. She was married May 20, 1950 to Joseph Forte and they shared 23 years together.

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Longtime Scarsdale resident James Labick died Nov. 7 in Collierville, Tennessee. He had just celebrated his 78th birthday. He had been living in Tennessee for the past year near his eldest daughter. He was a longtime supporter of the Scarsdale Public Schools system, and worked on several edu…

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Longtime Edgemont resident Carole Wolfe Korngold, a leader of the Montessori movement in education, died in her home in Boulder, Colorado, on Nov. 3.

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Colman Abbe, a Scarsdale resident for more than 50 years, died at the age of 87 in his home on Friday, Oct. 25. Colman was the son of the deceased Leo and Beatrice, and brother of Cyrus.

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Kids BASE founder Janet Gould, a longtime Scarsdale resident and Latin teacher, died at her home in Mount Kisco on Oct. 25 surrounded by her family. She was 74.

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Former Scarsdale resident Bruce Bloom, whose career in television broadcasting and advertising spanned more than 50 years, died Oct. 18 from complications of Parkinson’s disease. He was 84. An amateur actor and director, he was an active member of Greenville Community Theater, and also serve…

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A Scarsdale resident from 1971 through 1984, Joan Bruder Garland died in Bradenton, Florida, on Oct. 14.

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Former Scarsdale resident Barbara Strauss, most recently of Rye, New York, died Oct. 21.

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Joan Oppenheim, a longtime Scarsdale resident and former partner at Julia B. Fee Real Estate, died Oct. 20. She was 94 years old. She was married to Robert Oppenheim, who predeceased her.

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Billie M. Jones of New York City, formerly of Scarsdale, died on Sept. 18. She was 95 years old. She and her husband, Hugh N. Jones, were married for 71 years.

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Longtime Scarsdale resident Robert S. Stimpson passed away peacefully on Oct. 5 at Calvary Hospital. He was 91 years old.

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Harold Nashville Hendricks, longtime Scarsdale resident, died Sept. 6 at the age of 97 at Sitter and Barfoot Veterans Care Center in Richmond, Virginia.

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Margaret G. Rohrs died Sept. 18 in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, just a few days shy of her 94th birthday.

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Longtime Scarsdale resident Thomas C. Warren died at age 70 on Sept. 14, after a long illness.

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Deborah Torf Golden, owner and president of Torf Funeral Service, Chelsea, Massachusetts, of Hartsdale and formerly of Brookline, Massachusetts, died Sept. 7. She was 75 years old.

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Bob Wilber, an internationally recognized jazz musician who grew up in Scarsdale, died Aug. 4 at the age of 91 in his  home in England. Wilber, class of 1945, attended Scarsdale High School and released several of his first jazz records during his time there. Wilber also formed a band called…

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A Service of Music and Remembrance for Dr. Earl F. Groner Jr. of Scarsdale, who died July 6, will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, at 1 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 167 Scarsdale Road, Tuckahoe. The Rev. Jason Radmacher will officiate, and musical tributes will be presented by friends …

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Former Scarsdale resident Ann Elisabeth Donovan, 49, of Seattle, Washington, died Aug. 26.

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Former Scarsdale resident, community activist and Hunter Hillel board member Vivienne Braun died Aug. 13 at age 58. Though she lived in Greenwich at the time of her death, she remained an active member of the Scarsdale community where she had lived for 20 years. Her volunteer affiliations in…

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White Plains resident Phyllis C. Murray died June 29 at the age of 81 at the White Plains Nursing Center.

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Betty Ann Landes, 85, of Scarsdale, wife of the late Milton H. Landes, died July 14. Born in New York City and raised in New Rochelle, Mrs. Landes was a Scarsdale resident for 54 years. She was the daughter of the late Albert Pozner and Rose Lieberman.

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Hedy Erbsen, a 38-year resident of Scarsdale and former director of the Scarsdale Adult School, died June 12 in Manhattan after a yearlong battle with adrenal cortical cancer, according to her husband, Claude E. Erbsen. She was 71.

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Freda Glass Schreiber, who celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends in May, died on June 14. Mrs. Schreiber was born in the South Bronx and grew up in Manhattan. Her father immigrated from Russia and her mother from Poland; both arrived in dire times prior to World War I, one vi…

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John P. Kildahl, of Scarsdale and White Plains, died on June 17 at the age of 91. Born in Owatonna, Minnesota, on Christmas Eve, 1927, Mr. Kildahl was the second son of Johan and Edith Kildahl. His father and grandfather were Lutheran ministers, and Mr. Kidlahl was ordained in the Lutheran m…

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Gene Ghari died June 15 from a stroke. In typical “Gene fashion,” his family said, he had attended parties, luncheons and played golf until the day before he died.

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James Stratton-Crooke, 90, of Scarsdale, died peacefully at home on May 25. His family said he was a devoted husband, brother, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. A naval officer, industrial engineer and diplomat, Mr. Stratton-Crooke grew up in New Rochelle and attended Isaac E. Young…

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Robert E. Morie, a Scarsdale resident since 1960, died May 22.

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Dr. Dorothy Albanese, a resident of Scarsdale for 59 years, passed away peacefully on May 20.

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Christine Clark Webster died May 17 in Greenwich, Connecticut, just prior to her 102nd birthday. She was born in Philadelphia in August 1917, the only child of Frederick and Christiana Clark.

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