New York State Funeral Directors Association

Tribute Tree TouchUp 2Thank you to our contributors who have made donations to the Tribute Foundation in 2019-2020. The levels at which they are listed are “cumulative” from the Foundation’s beginning. Gifts of Remembrance and Gifts in Honor and Celebration are also cumulative and count toward the levels of giving.


Tribute Legacy Society - $10,000 or more

  • Wayne and Sally Baxter (Fox Funeral Home, Forest Hills)
  • Douglas, Martha and Lillian Brueggemann (Brueggemann Funeral Home of E. Northport, Inc., East Northport)
  • James P. Dean (Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, Inc., Oneida)
  • Timothy P. Doyle, CFSP (Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home, Poughkeepsie)
  • Dutchess Putnam Ulster Funeral Directors Association 
  • William F. Flooks, Jr. (Beecher Flooks Funeral Home, Inc., Pleasantville)
  • Jeffrey A. and Robin Jennings (Jennings, Nulton & Mattle Funeral Home, Inc., Penfield)
  • Leatherstocking Funeral Directors Association
  • Peter J. Nolan, Mark Nolan and James P. Nolan, Jr. (Nolan & Taylor-Howe Funeral Home, Inc., Northport)
  • Ontario-Wayne-Yates County Funeral Directors Association
  • Richard J. and JoAnne Sullivan (Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc., Cornwall-On-Hudson)

Cornerstone Benefactor - $5,000 - $9,999

  • Scott B. Anthony, CFSP (Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels, Webster)
  • Capital District Funeral Directors Association
  • Erie-Niagara Funeral Directors Association
  • John Fraser (Holy Rosary Church, Hawthorne)
  • Henry Gutterman (New York)
  • Scott and Eben Miller (Miller Printing & Litho, Inc., Amsterdam)
  • Joseph B. Papavero (Papavero Funeral Home, Maspeth)
  • Sal Stratis (Abigal Press)
  • Carl W. Trainor (Trainor Funeral Home, Inc., Boonville)

Medallion Circle - $2,500 - $4,999

  • Joseph Dietrich (Dietrich Funeral Home, Inc., Amherst)
  • Nancy Eannace (Eannace Funeral Home Inc., Utica)
  • Robert and Mimi Enos (Hoy Funeral Home, West Seneca)
  • Jeff and Peggy Gaines (Glen Rock, NJ)
  • Ayris Granby (Granby's Funeral Service, Inc.)
  • John and Susan Kelly (Edward L. Kelly Funeral Home, Schroon Lake)
  • Wesley A. and Wesley C. Powell (Powell Funeral Home, Inc., Amityville)
  • Patricia Knight Scholl (Keegan-Osbelt-Knight Funeral Home, Inc., Syracuse)
  • Melissa A. Sorce-DeNicola (Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home, Inc.)
  • G. Robert Sweet (Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc., Hyde Park)
  • Gordon and Joan Terry (Edmeston)
  • Doug and Sharon Wilson (Norwich)

Keystone Contributor - $1,000 - $2,499

  • Fred Bryant (Bryant Funeral Home, Inc., East Setauket)
  • Curtis Cunningham and Scott Zielonko (A.J. Cunningham Funeral Home, Greenville)
  • Sharon D'Ambrosio (Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena)
  • Peter C. DeLuca and Gregory Zannitto (Greenwich Village Funeral Home, Inc, New York)
  • Chad W. Green (Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena)
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard (Patterson)
  • Anthony J. Ingrassia (Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouk-Ingrassia Funeral Home, Inc, Middletown)
  • Bruce Ironside (Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., Oneida)
  • The McVeigh and Parente Families (McVeigh Funeral Home, Inc., Albany)
  • Bruce K. Mason (Mason Funeral Home, Fort Ann)
  • William and Patrick McCormack (J.A. McCormack Sons Funeral Home, Inc., Binghamton)
  • Mark T. Phillips (William J. Burke & Sons, Saratoga Springs)
  • Cynthia Root (Fowler Funeral Home, Inc., Brockport)

Tribute Pioneer - $500 - $999

  • Billings Memorial, Inc. (Pine Bush)
  • John H. Cannon (Cannon Funeral Home, LLC, Albany)
  • Colonial Memorial Funeral Home (Woodbourne)
  • Donna DeMarse (Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ltd., Cohoes)
  • Lester R. Grummons (Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta)
  • Anita Torsone Freer (Michael Torsone Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., Highland)
  • Howard L. Hallett (Austin F. Knowles, Inc. Funeral Home)
  • Patrick Halvey (Riverview Funeral Home by Halvey, LLC., Beacon)
  • Michael A. Heredia (Conway Funeral Home, Jackson Heights)
  • Larry R. House (Hufcut Funeral Home, Dover Plains)
  • Patricia Maure-Troise (Marinello Funeral Home, LLC, Coram)
  • Josh E. Miller (Miller Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. of Victor, Victor)
  • Joseph Neufeld (Gerard J. Neufeld, Inc., Elmhurst)
  • John C. Patterson (Edward C. Finn Funeral Home, Inc., Stony Point)
  • Peter J. Rose (Betz, Rossi, Bellinger & Stewart Family Funeral Homes, Amsterdam)
  • Joseph J. Smith (Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home Inc., Mahopac)
  • Bruce and Eleanor Troy (Burnett & White Funeral Homes, Red Hook)

Foundation Fellow - $250 - $499

  • Peter Cassidy (McHoul Funeral Home, Hopwell Junction)
  • Jean B. Davis (Theresa)
  • Homer Dick, Jr. (Vandercher & Dick Funeral Home, Buffalo)
  • Don E. Falardeau (Falardeau Funeral Home, Inc., Baldwinsville)
  • John G. Flynn (Cassidy-Flynn Funeral Home., Inc., Mt. Kisco)
  • John Gawronski (Wilson Funeral Home, Norwich)
  • James R. Gray (James R. Gray Funeral Home, Rochester)
  • Deborah Halgas (Robert M. Halgas Funeral Home, Inc., Johnstown)
  • John L. Heyer (Scotto Funeral Home, Brooklyn and Scotto and Heyer Funeral Directors, Staten Island)
  • Charles and Mary King (Robert N. King Funeral Home, Granville)
  • Michelle Ironside Kinville (Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., Oneida)
  • Ellen McNulty-Ryan (McNulty Funeral Home, Green Island)
  • Eric and Erna Newman (W.E. Authenrith Sons, Inc., Newport)
  • John and Kathleen Pietrobono (Heller & Skinner Funeral Home, Worcester)
  • Mark LaRobardiere (LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., Camden)
  • Dorothy C. Pacimeo-Comodore (McManus-Lorey Funeral Home, Medford)
  • Douglas G. Tappan (Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Homes, Inc., Phoenix)
  • Harry VanVliet (Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, Ulster Park)

Friend of the Foundation - $100 - $249

  • John D. Badman (Butler-Badman Funeral Home, Syracuse)
  • Joseph E. Camolli (Krauss Funeral Home Inc., Franklin Square)
  • R. Dennis Casey (Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, Olean)
  • Shawn A. Fahey (Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home, Owego)
  • Joseph Fritsch (Ernest H. Parsons Funeral Home, Binghamton)
  • Anthony J. Ingrassia (Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral Home, Inc., Middletown)
  • Michael Kelly (Doran Funeral Home, Seneca Falls)
  • Richard Lalli (William M. Gagan Funeral Home Inc., Pine Bush)
  • Gary J. Lasher (Joseph N. Garlick Funeral Home, Monticello)
  • Jennifer A. Lee (Lee's Funeral Home, LLC, White Plains)
  • Mark and Jane Levine (Levine Memorial Chapel Inc., Albany)
  • Tyler Z. Murtie (Zygmunt-Murtie Memorials, LLC, Warwick)
  • Martin G. Ray (Ray Funeral Service, Inc.)
  • William Scheider (Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home, Inc., Binghamton)
  • William L. Trudden (McCourt & Trudden Funeral Home Inc., Farmingdale)

Tribute Tree TouchUp 2Thank you to our contributors who have made donations to the Tribute Foundation in 2019-2020. The levels at which they are listed are “cumulative” from the Foundation’s beginning. Gifts of Remembrance and Gifts in Honor and Celebration are also cumulative and count toward the levels of giving.


Tribute Legacy Society - $10,000 or more

  • Wayne and Sally Baxter (Fox Funeral Home, Forest Hills)
  • Douglas, Martha and Lillian Brueggemann (Brueggemann Funeral Home of E. Northport, Inc., East Northport)
  • James P. Dean (Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, Inc., Oneida)
  • Timothy P. Doyle, CFSP (Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home, Poughkeepsie)
  • Dutchess Putnam Ulster Funeral Directors Association 
  • William F. Flooks, Jr. (Beecher Flooks Funeral Home, Inc., Pleasantville)
  • Jeffrey A. and Robin Jennings (Jennings, Nulton & Mattle Funeral Home, Inc., Penfield)
  • Leatherstocking Funeral Directors Association
  • Peter J. Nolan, Mark Nolan and James P. Nolan, Jr. (Nolan & Taylor-Howe Funeral Home, Inc., Northport)
  • Ontario-Wayne-Yates County Funeral Directors Association
  • Richard J. and JoAnne Sullivan (Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc., Cornwall-On-Hudson)

Cornerstone Benefactor - $5,000 - $9,999

  • Scott B. Anthony, CFSP (Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels, Webster)
  • Capital District Funeral Directors Association
  • Erie-Niagara Funeral Directors Association
  • John Fraser (Holy Rosary Church, Hawthorne)
  • Henry Gutterman (New York)
  • Scott and Eben Miller (Miller Printing & Litho, Inc., Amsterdam)
  • Joseph B. Papavero (Papavero Funeral Home, Maspeth)
  • Sal Stratis (Abigal Press)
  • Carl W. Trainor (Trainor Funeral Home, Inc., Boonville)

Medallion Circle - $2,500 - $4,999

  • Joseph Dietrich (Dietrich Funeral Home, Inc., Amherst)
  • Nancy Eannace (Eannace Funeral Home Inc., Utica)
  • Robert and Mimi Enos (Hoy Funeral Home, West Seneca)
  • Jeff and Peggy Gaines (Glen Rock, NJ)
  • Ayris Granby (Granby's Funeral Service, Inc.)
  • John and Susan Kelly (Edward L. Kelly Funeral Home, Schroon Lake)
  • Wesley A. and Wesley C. Powell (Powell Funeral Home, Inc., Amityville)
  • Patricia Knight Scholl (Keegan-Osbelt-Knight Funeral Home, Inc., Syracuse)
  • Melissa A. Sorce-DeNicola (Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home, Inc.)
  • G. Robert Sweet (Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc., Hyde Park)
  • Gordon and Joan Terry (Edmeston)
  • Doug and Sharon Wilson (Norwich)

Keystone Contributor - $1,000 - $2,499

  • Fred Bryant (Bryant Funeral Home, Inc., East Setauket)
  • Curtis Cunningham and Scott Zielonko (A.J. Cunningham Funeral Home, Greenville)
  • Sharon D'Ambrosio (Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena)
  • Peter C. DeLuca and Gregory Zannitto (Greenwich Village Funeral Home, Inc, New York)
  • Chad W. Green (Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena)
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard (Patterson)
  • Anthony J. Ingrassia (Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouk-Ingrassia Funeral Home, Inc, Middletown)
  • Bruce Ironside (Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., Oneida)
  • The McVeigh and Parente Families (McVeigh Funeral Home, Inc., Albany)
  • Bruce K. Mason (Mason Funeral Home, Fort Ann)
  • William and Patrick McCormack (J.A. McCormack Sons Funeral Home, Inc., Binghamton)
  • Mark T. Phillips (William J. Burke & Sons, Saratoga Springs)
  • Cynthia Root (Fowler Funeral Home, Inc., Brockport)

Tribute Pioneer - $500 - $999

  • Billings Memorial, Inc. (Pine Bush)
  • John H. Cannon (Cannon Funeral Home, LLC, Albany)
  • Colonial Memorial Funeral Home (Woodbourne)
  • Donna DeMarse (Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ltd., Cohoes)
  • Lester R. Grummons (Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta)
  • Anita Torsone Freer (Michael Torsone Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., Highland)
  • Howard L. Hallett (Austin F. Knowles, Inc. Funeral Home)
  • Patrick Halvey (Riverview Funeral Home by Halvey, LLC., Beacon)
  • Michael A. Heredia (Conway Funeral Home, Jackson Heights)
  • Larry R. House (Hufcut Funeral Home, Dover Plains)
  • Patricia Maure-Troise (Marinello Funeral Home, LLC, Coram)
  • Josh E. Miller (Miller Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. of Victor, Victor)
  • Joseph Neufeld (Gerard J. Neufeld, Inc., Elmhurst)
  • John C. Patterson (Edward C. Finn Funeral Home, Inc., Stony Point)
  • Peter J. Rose (Betz, Rossi, Bellinger & Stewart Family Funeral Homes, Amsterdam)
  • Joseph J. Smith (Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home Inc., Mahopac)
  • Bruce and Eleanor Troy (Burnett & White Funeral Homes, Red Hook)

Foundation Fellow - $250 - $499

  • Peter Cassidy (McHoul Funeral Home, Hopwell Junction)
  • Jean B. Davis (Theresa)
  • Homer Dick, Jr. (Vandercher & Dick Funeral Home, Buffalo)
  • Don E. Falardeau (Falardeau Funeral Home, Inc., Baldwinsville)
  • John G. Flynn (Cassidy-Flynn Funeral Home., Inc., Mt. Kisco)
  • John Gawronski (Wilson Funeral Home, Norwich)
  • James R. Gray (James R. Gray Funeral Home, Rochester)
  • Deborah Halgas (Robert M. Halgas Funeral Home, Inc., Johnstown)
  • John L. Heyer (Scotto Funeral Home, Brooklyn and Scotto and Heyer Funeral Directors, Staten Island)
  • Charles and Mary King (Robert N. King Funeral Home, Granville)
  • Michelle Ironside Kinville (Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., Oneida)
  • Ellen McNulty-Ryan (McNulty Funeral Home, Green Island)
  • Eric and Erna Newman (W.E. Authenrith Sons, Inc., Newport)
  • John and Kathleen Pietrobono (Heller & Skinner Funeral Home, Worcester)
  • Mark LaRobardiere (LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., Camden)
  • Dorothy C. Pacimeo-Comodore (McManus-Lorey Funeral Home, Medford)
  • Douglas G. Tappan (Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Homes, Inc., Phoenix)
  • Harry VanVliet (Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, Ulster Park)

Friend of the Foundation - $100 - $249

  • John D. Badman (Butler-Badman Funeral Home, Syracuse)
  • Joseph E. Camolli (Krauss Funeral Home Inc., Franklin Square)
  • R. Dennis Casey (Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, Olean)
  • Shawn A. Fahey (Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home, Owego)
  • Joseph Fritsch (Ernest H. Parsons Funeral Home, Binghamton)
  • Anthony J. Ingrassia (Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral Home, Inc., Middletown)
  • Michael Kelly (Doran Funeral Home, Seneca Falls)
  • Richard Lalli (William M. Gagan Funeral Home Inc., Pine Bush)
  • Gary J. Lasher (Joseph N. Garlick Funeral Home, Monticello)
  • Jennifer A. Lee (Lee's Funeral Home, LLC, White Plains)
  • Mark and Jane Levine (Levine Memorial Chapel Inc., Albany)
  • Tyler Z. Murtie (Zygmunt-Murtie Memorials, LLC, Warwick)
  • Martin G. Ray (Ray Funeral Service, Inc.)
  • William Scheider (Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home, Inc., Binghamton)
  • William L. Trudden (McCourt & Trudden Funeral Home Inc., Farmingdale)

COVID-19 Disaster Relief Fund Donors

 

  • Ackley-Mills Funeral Home
  • Roger Altman
  • W. E. Autenrigh Sons, Inc.
  • Brueggemann Funeral Home of East Northport, Inc.
  • Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Cheuk Lam Cheung
  • Dutchess Putnam Ulster Funeral Directors Association
  • Falardeau Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Funeral Directors Support Services
  • Hammill Funeral Home
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • Ironside Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Island Sea Services, Inc.
  • Jennings, Nulton & Mattle Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Marguerite Lorenz
  • Edward L. Kelly Funeral Home
  • Metropolitan Funeral Directors Association
  • Montana Funeral Directors Association
  • Nomis Publications, Inc.
  • Maureen Patrick
  • Powell Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Brenda Reynolds
  • Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Michael Torsone Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Townley & Wheeler Funeral Home
  • Richard Werth
  • Wilson Funeral Home

Tributes in Honor & Celebration

 

In Honor of the 1st Birthday of Our Granddaughter - Emma Bea

  • Jeff and Peggy Gaines

In Honor of Directors and Staff of Betz, Rossi, Bellinger & Stewart Family Funeral Homes

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Honor of Douglas R. Brueggemann

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

Tributes in Memory

 

In Memory of Jeanne Evans Battle

  • Peter Rose

In Memory of John G. Butler, Jr.

  • Richard and Donna Hazzard

In Memory of Mary Dalton

  • Timothy P. Doyle

In Memory of Joan D'Arienzo

  • Peter C. DeLuca
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • The Farenga's
  • Henry Gutterman

In Memory of Joseph Donovan

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Mabel Ellen Eagan

  • Michael Heredia

In Memory of Ronald Fodge

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of George Fox

  • Dutchess Putnam Ulster FDA
  • G. Robert Sweet

In Memory of Ralph Francisco

  • Wayne and Sally Baxter
  • Henry Gutterman

In Memory of Raymond Fuller

  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • The McVeigh and Parente Families
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Claire Gaines

  • Peggy and Jeff Gaines

In Memory of A. Andrew Gigliotti

  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • Peter J. Rose

In Memory of Claire Gaines

  • Peggy and Jeff Gaines

In Memory of Kathie Halvey

  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Noe Hamer

  • Betz, Rossi, Bellinger & Stewart Family Funeral Homes
  • Jack Conway
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • Dutchess Putnam Ulser FDA
  • Peter J. Rose

In Memory of Edwin "Ned" Hazzard

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Judith Ann Hughes

  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • Mary King
  • Michelle Ironside Kinville
  • Heather Rauch
  • Peter J. Rose
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Yevgeniy Itin

  • Michael A. Heredia

In Memory of Patricia Kaiser

  • Timothy P. Doyle

In Memory of Grace Kent

  • Wayne and Sally Baxter
  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • The McVeigh and Parente Families
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Donald Knight

  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • The McVeigh/Parente Family
  • Patty, David and Tim Scholl
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry
  • Doug and Sharon Wilson

In Memory of Martha Knowles

  • The McVeigh and Parente Families

In Memory of Mark Kowalczyk

  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Bill and Patrick McCormack
  • Bill McVeigh and Kristin and Dave Parente
  • Eric and Erna Newman and Family
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Kevin A. Magnanti

  • Wayne and Sally Baxter
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • The McVeigh/Parente Family
  • Peter J. Rose

In Memory of John Maurer

  • Dick and Donna Hazzard

In Memory of Margaret L. McCormack

  • Wayne and Sally Baxter
  • Doug and Martrha Brueggemann
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of David Miller

  • Erie Niagara Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of Edward Miller

  • Erie Niagara Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of Dorothy Parente

  • Wayne and Sally Baxter
  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Curtis Cunningham and Scott Zielonko
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • Robert and Mimi Enos
  • Chris and Jackie Falvey
  • Jerry and Diane Forenzo
  • The Jennings Family
  • Mark and Jane Levine
  • Ellen McNulty-Ryan and Mark Ryan
  • Wendy and Rudolph Meola
  • Mark and Sue Panza
  • Dawn Pierce
  • Erin and Francis Steinbach
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Helen Pellicio

  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Ken Peterson

  • Dutchess Putnam Ulster FDA
  • G. Robert Sweet

In Memory of Dr. Edward Pizzo

  • Peter C. DeLuca
  • Henry Gutterman

In Memory of Eileen Price

  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Gerard J. Quigley

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Relatives and Friends

  • Jeff and Peggy Gaines

In Memory of Warren H. Riles, CFSP

  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • The McVeigh and Parente Families
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry
  • Doug and Sharon Wilson

 

In Memory of Joseph M. Riley III

  • Peter J. Rose

In Memory of Anthony Speciale

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Franklin O.L. Steinberg

  • Henry Gutterman
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Charles R. Striker

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Arthur T. Sullivan

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Raymond J. Sullivan 

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of G. James Traub

  • The McVeigh and Parente Families

 

New York State 
Tribute Foundation

1 South Family Drive
Albany, NY 12205
Phone: 518.452.8230
Fax: 518.452.8667
kelly@nysfda.org