Obituaries

George Zangrillo
B: 1925-02-15
D: 2016-08-26
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Zangrillo, George
Eugene Sullivan
B: 1940-08-14
D: 2016-08-26
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Sullivan, Eugene
Robert Pasquale
B: 1931-02-03
D: 2016-08-26
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Pasquale, Robert
Bill Rivers
B: 1940-06-12
D: 2016-08-22
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Rivers, Bill
Joseph Brannigan
B: 1964-08-05
D: 2016-08-22
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Brannigan, Joseph
Susan D. Lesica
B: 1957-06-01
D: 2016-08-22
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Lesica, Susan D.
Eda Sgambati
B: 1926-06-16
D: 2016-08-19
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Sgambati, Eda
Frank Price
B: 1948-01-17
D: 2016-08-18
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Price, Frank
Michael Librizzi
B: 2000-01-12
D: 2016-08-17
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Librizzi, Michael
Dennis Olsen
B: 1928-07-04
D: 2016-08-16
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Olsen, Dennis
Gloria Salas de Lievano
B: 1947-01-24
D: 2016-08-15
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Salas de Lievano, Gloria
Matthew Wargas
B: 1978-01-16
D: 2016-08-12
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Wargas, Matthew
William Faivre
B: 1953-07-08
D: 2016-08-11
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Faivre, William
Kitty Phipps
B: 1939-04-12
D: 2016-08-08
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Phipps, Kitty
Francesco Morreale
B: 1949-01-11
D: 2016-08-04
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Morreale, Francesco
Joseph Alessi
B: 1932-09-01
D: 2016-08-04
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Alessi, Joseph
Lawrence Preston
B: 1928-11-16
D: 2016-08-02
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Preston, Lawrence
Anna Marie Spero
B: 1954-12-24
D: 2016-08-02
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Spero, Anna Marie
Frances Tedesco
B: 1929-01-08
D: 2016-07-28
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Tedesco, Frances
Dana D'Agostino
B: 1948-05-11
D: 2016-07-27
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D'Agostino, Dana
Ronnie Luba
B: 1942-03-25
D: 2016-07-25
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Luba, Ronnie

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Because banks are subject to both state and federal regulations, procedures can vary greatly from bank to bank and state to state. Some states have been known to automatically freeze joint bank accounts when one of the joint owners dies. To avoid problems, contact your bank directly, to determine the amount of money accessible and learn the procedures for releasing these funds, and to establish a new account for funds received after the death. At least one joint checking or savings account should be left open for at least six months. This will allow you to deposit any checks that you are entitled to but are in the deceased's name. For instance, "Insurance Reimbursement Check". This check would be endorsed on the back as follows: "Deposit Only" with the deceased's name PRINTED underneath, followed by the bank account number.

If after six months you want to take the deceased's name off the account, the bank will want to have a Certified Copy of the Death Certificate. A Certified Copy will also be necessary for any accounts that are left "In Trust For" someone. (I.T.F.). Your bank can advise you regarding IRA's or CD's (Certificates of Deposit). Both will need a Certified Copy of the Death Certificate before they are released.

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