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Billionaire Yorktown Resident, Philanthropist Jerome Kohlberg Dies

Billionaire Yorktown Resident, Philanthropist Jerome Kohlberg Dies

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Jerome Kohlberg Jr., a highly successful businessman and financier who was born in New Rochelle, lived in Yorktown and worked in Mount Kisco, died on Thursday at his home in Martha's Vineyard. He was 90. The cause of death was cancer, according to The New York Times.

Known as "Jerry," Kohlberg, considered an architect of the leveraged buyout, co-founded th...

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Florence Rutkoski, 97, Peekskill Resident

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Florence I. Rutkoski, of Peekskill, died Sunday, Aug. 23. She was 97. Before retiring, Rutkoski was a legal secretary for attorney Cyril T. McDermott in Peekskill and Cortlandt. She was born April 25, 1918, in Verpla...

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Broadway Agent, Producer Biff Liff Of Yorktown Dies At 96

Broadway Agent, Producer Biff Liff Of Yorktown Dies At 96

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Biff Liff, 96, longtime Broadway producer and agent, died on Monday, Aug. 10 at his home in Yorktown Heights, reports the New York Times. Born Samuel Liff April 14, 1919...

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Albert E. Lewis, 85, Of Crompond

CROMPOND, N.Y. – Albert E. “Gene” Lewis, of Crompond, died on Wednesday, Aug. 12. He was 85. Lewis was born in the Bronx on Dec. 15, 1929, to Albert and Kathleen Lewis. He served n the U.S. Navy from 1945 to 1950. Lewis is survived by...

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New York Giants Legend, Sportscaster Frank Gifford Dies At 84

New York Giants Legend, Sportscaster Frank Gifford Dies At 84

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Frank Gifford, a star running back and receiver for the New York Giants who went on to become a nationally renowned sportscaster, died Sunday of natural causes at his ...

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Mae Tompkins, 98, Former Peekskill Resident

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Mae D. Tompkins, 98, a former Peekskill resident, died Sunday, Aug. 2, in Ladylake, Fla. She was born July 19, 1917, in South Amboy, N.J., to Charles and Margaret Suessenbach Grover. She graduated from of Peekskill H...

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John Thomas Intrieri, 19, Of Croton-On-Hudson

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. – John Thomas Intrieri, of Croton-on-Hudson, died on Tuesday, July 21. He was 19. Intrieri was born on June 27, 1996 to Sandra and Anthony Intrieri. He graduated from Croton-Harmon High School in 2014 and was att...

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Nolan E. Womble, 88, Of Peekskill

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. – Nolan E. Womble, 88, a longtime Peekskill resident, died Wednesday, July 22. He graduated from Peekskill High School in 1944; he served in the U.S. Army from 1945-1946. He married Dorothy Brewer September 9, 1950, at t...

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‘Ragtime' Author, Longtime Westchester Resident E.L. Doctorow Dies

‘Ragtime' Author, Longtime Westchester Resident E.L. Doctorow Dies

This story has been updated. WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Former Westchester County resident and author of "Ragtime," E.L. Doctorow died on Tuesday due to complications with lung cancer, ...

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Pace Athletics Mourns Passing of Former Baseball Head Coach Fred Calaicone

Pace Athletics Mourns Passing of Former Baseball Head Coach Fred Calaicone

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Former Pace University head baseball coach Fred Calaicone died at age 81 at his home this past weekend in Ardsley. Calaicone guided the Pace baseball team from 198...

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Famed Composer Carmino Ravosa, 85, Longtime Briarcliff Resident

Famed Composer Carmino Ravosa, 85, Longtime Briarcliff Resident

BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y. -- Longtime Briarcliff resident Carmino Ravosa, one of the most popular songwriters for children in the nation and its foremost musical composer on historical subje...

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