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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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Paul Collimore Molloy, 91, of Whispering Pines, North Carolina, died Sunday, May 12 after a brief illness.

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Anita Newman, a longtime resident of Scarsdale, died May 3. Mrs. Newman was born in the Bronx on Feb. 27, 1928 to Isadore and Helen Gorochow. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister.

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Ascher Katz passed away March 22 of complications from Parkinson’s disease, before his 92nd birthday. He was born in the Bronx on April 16, 1927, to Tessie and Morris Katz, immigrants from Moldova, formerly Czarist Russia.

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Kamal Dhingra, a longtime Scarsdale resident and graduate of Scarsdale High School, died peacefully March 22 due to complications from diabetes. He was 39 years old.

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Robert W. Kinney of Hartsdale passed away on April 19. He was 77.

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Dr. Alfred J. Spiro, a neurologist and longtime resident of Scarsdale, died on April 17. He was 88.

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Dr. Doris Escher died April 3, a couple of months short of her 102 birthday. She lived in Scarsdale for more than half a century, having moved from New York City in 1951.

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Alice “Abbi” Bernice Damerow Giventer, formerly of Scarsdale, died peacefully Feb. 22 at 96 years old. Mrs. Giventer was born in Wabasso, Florida. Although she loved New York, she was always a proud Floridian.

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Joseph T. Shaw Jr., 93, of Brewster, Massachusetts, an advertising executive who helped to create some of television’s most memorable commercials, died peacefully in his sleep on March 28. He was a former resident of Scarsdale.

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Barbara Rothschild Fogel of Scarsdale died Wednesday, April 10 after a short illness. She was 95 years old.

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Dr. John Bromley Moses of Rexford, New York, died on April 4 at Schenectady Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation. He was 97.

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Elizabeth Grace Walker died unexpectedly on March 25. She was born Feb. 6, 1960 in New York City to Susan Bray Walker and John David Walker. Known affectionately as Liz to friends and family, she grew up in Scarsdale, attending special education classes and graduating from Westlake High Scho…

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Dr. Sheldon “Shelly” Eisenman died peacefully March 21 at White Plains Hospital after a brief illness. He was 86.

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Ethel B. Sutton died peacefully in her home Feb. 3 at age 90. 

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Jesse Fierstein, a 63-year resident of Scarsdale, died in Jerusalem, Israel, on May 19, 2018. He was born and grew up in the west Bronx in the vicinity of Jerome Avenue, Fordham Road and Kingsbridge Avenue. He attended DeWitt Clinton High School, and then the College of the City of New York.…

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Arline W. Fine of Ardsley, formerly of Scarsdale, died March 17 at age 89.

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Elinor Martha Brown, a former resident of Scarsdale, died peacefully surrounded by family March 1. She was 81.

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Lloyd Sherwood, a longtime Edgemont resident, died Feb. 17 with his family by his side. He was 83 years old.

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Raymond F. Schwartz, a retired architect and longtime resident of the town of Eastchester, died on March 3. He was 91 years old.

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Dr. Jyotsna A. Gandhi died peacefully at her home in White Plains on March 3. She lived in Edgemont from 1977 to 2017.

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Ronald Robert Rosenblatt of West Des Moines, Iowa, died peacefully, surrounded by family, on Feb. 24. Born in New York City on Jan. 31, 1947, Mr. Rosenblatt and his family moved to Scarsdale in 1949. After attending Greenacres and then Scarsdale Junior High, Mr. Rosenblatt went on to attend …

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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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Paul Collimore Molloy, 91, of Whispering Pines, North Carolina, died Sunday, May 12 after a brief illness.

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Anita Newman, a longtime resident of Scarsdale, died May 3. Mrs. Newman was born in the Bronx on Feb. 27, 1928 to Isadore and Helen Gorochow. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister.

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Ascher Katz passed away March 22 of complications from Parkinson’s disease, before his 92nd birthday. He was born in the Bronx on April 16, 1927, to Tessie and Morris Katz, immigrants from Moldova, formerly Czarist Russia.

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Kamal Dhingra, a longtime Scarsdale resident and graduate of Scarsdale High School, died peacefully March 22 due to complications from diabetes. He was 39 years old.

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Robert W. Kinney of Hartsdale passed away on April 19. He was 77.

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Dr. Alfred J. Spiro, a neurologist and longtime resident of Scarsdale, died on April 17. He was 88.

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Dr. Doris Escher died April 3, a couple of months short of her 102 birthday. She lived in Scarsdale for more than half a century, having moved from New York City in 1951.

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Alice “Abbi” Bernice Damerow Giventer, formerly of Scarsdale, died peacefully Feb. 22 at 96 years old. Mrs. Giventer was born in Wabasso, Florida. Although she loved New York, she was always a proud Floridian.

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Joseph T. Shaw Jr., 93, of Brewster, Massachusetts, an advertising executive who helped to create some of television’s most memorable commercials, died peacefully in his sleep on March 28. He was a former resident of Scarsdale.

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Barbara Rothschild Fogel of Scarsdale died Wednesday, April 10 after a short illness. She was 95 years old.

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Dr. John Bromley Moses of Rexford, New York, died on April 4 at Schenectady Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation. He was 97.

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Elizabeth Grace Walker died unexpectedly on March 25. She was born Feb. 6, 1960 in New York City to Susan Bray Walker and John David Walker. Known affectionately as Liz to friends and family, she grew up in Scarsdale, attending special education classes and graduating from Westlake High Scho…

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Dr. Sheldon “Shelly” Eisenman died peacefully March 21 at White Plains Hospital after a brief illness. He was 86.

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Ethel B. Sutton died peacefully in her home Feb. 3 at age 90. 

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Jesse Fierstein, a 63-year resident of Scarsdale, died in Jerusalem, Israel, on May 19, 2018. He was born and grew up in the west Bronx in the vicinity of Jerome Avenue, Fordham Road and Kingsbridge Avenue. He attended DeWitt Clinton High School, and then the College of the City of New York.…

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Arline W. Fine of Ardsley, formerly of Scarsdale, died March 17 at age 89.

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Elinor Martha Brown, a former resident of Scarsdale, died peacefully surrounded by family March 1. She was 81.

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Lloyd Sherwood, a longtime Edgemont resident, died Feb. 17 with his family by his side. He was 83 years old.

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Raymond F. Schwartz, a retired architect and longtime resident of the town of Eastchester, died on March 3. He was 91 years old.

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Dr. Jyotsna A. Gandhi died peacefully at her home in White Plains on March 3. She lived in Edgemont from 1977 to 2017.

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Ronald Robert Rosenblatt of West Des Moines, Iowa, died peacefully, surrounded by family, on Feb. 24. Born in New York City on Jan. 31, 1947, Mr. Rosenblatt and his family moved to Scarsdale in 1949. After attending Greenacres and then Scarsdale Junior High, Mr. Rosenblatt went on to attend …

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Carol Sue Higgins Neale, born Dec. 21, 1938 in Orange, Virginia, died Feb. 19 at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York City, after battling pneumonia complicated by a blood disorder. Mrs. Neale’s family said she was a devoted and loving wife, mother, and soon-to-be grandmother, and had …

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The Rev. Dr. Merlin D. Rehm, former pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church, Scarsdale, and longtime professor at Concordia College, Bronxville, died Feb. 4 at age 87 at the United Hebrew Home in New Rochelle.

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