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  • Port Chester is also known as: Westchester County / Port Chester village.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Meaghan Francella (golfer), Tim Erixon (ice hockey player), Andrew Wheating (track and field athlete), George Gallo (film producer and film director), Monroe Mann (actor and film producer), Jennifer Donnelly (writer and author), and Rob Ianello (coach and american football coach).

History

The village's name is pronounced with the emphasis on "Port," not on the first syllable of "Chester. " Port Chester is one of only twelve villages in New York still incorporated under a charter, the other villages having incorporated or re-incorporated under the provisions of Village Law. 5 square miles (6. 5 km), of which 2. 4 square miles (6. 2 km) is land and 0. 1 square miles (0. 26 km), or 5. 22%, is water. In 1660, three settlers from Greenwidge (now Greenwich, Connecticut), Thomas Studwell, John Coe, and Peter Disbrow, arranged to buy Manursing Island and the land near the Byram River from the Mohegan Indians. The land that they bought is now Port Chester. The village was originally known as Saw Pit for the saw pits which were in use during the time. Logs were cut in holes in the ground for wood to be used for shipbuilding. The name of Sawpit was used for the first time in 1732. The village eventually outgrew this name and became...

The official website for the city of Port Chester is http://www.portchesterny.com.

There are currently 4 funeral home listings for the city of Port Chester, New York.

Port Chester Obituaries

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on September 30th, 2015 that Gilbert Golde passed away in Portage, Michigan.  Golde was 101 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Gilbert's life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on September 11th, 2015 that Richard "Dick" Helburn perished in Arizona.  Helburn was 92 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard "Dick"'s life.

It was noted by The News Tribune on May 3rd, 2015 that Dean A Berry passed on in Gig Harbor, Washington.  Berry was 82 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dean A's life.

It was written by Norwich Bulletin on January 28th, 2015 that Hannah Catherine Ladd (Smith) passed away in New London, Connecticut.  Ms. Ladd was 83 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Hannah Catherine's life.

It was noted by Providence Journal on October 2nd, 2014 that Louise Maniscalco (Ferruccio) passed on in Johnston, Rhode Island.  Ms. Maniscalco was 86 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Louise's life.

It was written on July 31st, 2014 that William C III Brown perished in Port Chester, New York.  Brown was 65 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William C III's life.

It was revealed on June 2nd, 2014 that Alice R Mason (Moore) passed on in Southbury, Connecticut.  Ms. Mason was 87 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alice R's life.

It was reported by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on June 1st, 2014 that Vincent Leo Calvert perished in Worcester, Massachusetts.  Calvert was 82 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Vincent Leo's life.

It was revealed by Ocala Star Banner on May 18th, 2014 that Donna Lee Chacon (Smith) passed on in Ocala, Florida.  Ms. Chacon was 54 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Donna Lee's life.

It was noted by Orange County Register on April 15th, 2014 that William Joseph "Bill" Celestino died in California.  Celestino was 63 years old and was born in Port Chester, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William Joseph "Bill"'s life.

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All Funeral Homes in Port Chester

Ballard-Durand Funeral and Cremation Services

The staff members of Ballard-Durand Funeral & Cremation Services will guide your family in creating a meaningful ceremony to honor the life and memory of a loved one. A ceremony can be anything you wish it to be: simple or elaborate, traditional...

Barrett Funeral Home

At the Barrett Funeral Home, we consider your family to be as precious as our own. Our business has been family owned and operated since 1932, and we strive to provide superior care and service to families in need. We provide complete funeral...

Bergen Funeral Service

Bergen Funeral Service, Inc is proud to be family-owned and operated. Richard Nimmo started Bergen Funeral Service in 1962 and in 1980, Scott Nimmo joined his father in funeral services. With expertise in the funeral industry and international...

Blackley Funeral Home

With over 80 years of service to the community, Blackley Funeral Home continues to promote the traditions that have served families so well. Our funeral home has gathered a staff of caring, compassionate funeral professionals dedicated to serving...

Butler-Hughes Funeral Home Incorporated

Located in the hamlet of Kings Park, in the Town of Smithtown, the Butler-Hughes Funeral Home occupies the nearly century old former Stattel family home and has been a funeral home since 1962.

Cassidy-Flynn Funeral Home, Inc.

Flynn Family Funeral Homes have been serving Westchester County for over four generations. We are proud of the relationships we have developed with the families of Mt. Kisco and surrounding communities.   Flynn Family Funeral Homes proudly...

Coxe & Graziano Funeral Home

The Coxe & Graziano Funeral Home represents a more than 200 year combined history of funeral service. Our white Victorian home has served this community as a funeral home for over 100 years. In addition, since the turn of the 20th century the...

David Funeral Home

David Funeral Home will ensure you not only receive the compassionate care you expect from a locally operated establishment, but also the value you deserve.

Edward Lawrence Funeral Home

In 1931, E.B's son, Edward (Ted) Lawrence moved the funeral business to Darien and was there about a year before moving to the former "Dutch Oven" property in Noroton, which is now the Peartree's Beauty Salon. In early 1936, he purchased the...

Edwin L Bennett Funeral Homes

Edwin L. Bennett Funeral Home, founded in 1950, is one of Eastchester’s oldest funeral homes. We are located in the town of Eastchester, which borders the historic Village of Scarsdale as well as the city of White Plains, New Rochelle and the...

Fairchild Sons Incorporated

In 1883, three major historical events took place: the first telephone call between New York and Chicago was made, the fabled Orient Express traveled from Paris to Istanbul, and Earl Fairchild founded Fairchild Sons, Inc. Funeral Chapel.

Franklin Funeral Home Incorporated

We have been serving the community for over 50 years and are now adding this website to our list of family-centered services. Over the years, the Franklin Funeral Home has been a source of comfort to many families in their time of neeed.

Heritage Funeral Home

Heritage Funeral Home was founded by Ronald Powe and has been family owned and operated as a part of the community since 1979. We understand our responsibility to provide professional services to families in our neighborhood and our surrounding...

Moore Funeral Home

In (1929) Lannis K. Moore and his wife Kathryne Moore founded The Moore Funeral Home. The Moore Funeral Home provides both traditional and non-traditional funeral services, a full range of cremation services, direct burial, shipping and receiving...

Nesbitt Funeral Home

At Nesbitt Funeral home we pride ourselves at being in the community and in business for over 40 years. We pledge to each family a never ending commitment of respect and service to those that place their trust in us.Your 100% satisfaction is our...

Nolan & Taylor-Howe Funeral Home

Nolan Funeral Home was founded in 1948 by James P. Nolan, Sr. and his wife Anne T. Nolan. Jim and Anne met at Kings Park Hospital where they were both registered nurses. Jim left nursing to attend American Academy Institute of Funeral Service...

Plaza Jewish Community Chapel

Why Plaza at a time of loss?

We are here for you.That may seem like a simple and obvious statement, but it is all too uncommon. We are not like other funeral chapels. Not in philosophy, not in practice. We are dedicated to the belief that the...

Riverside Cemetery

The cemetery was planned in the style of Frederick Law Olmsted’s New York Central Park, with curving roads, and winding paths. This was no simple task, as the property had to first be transformed with trainloads of soil, a barn for the horses...

Thomas A Glynn & Son Funeral Home

Thomas A. Glynn & Son is owned and operated by the Glynn Family. We serve the families of Rockville Centre as well as the surrounding communities with the very best service and facilities. Whether you have just experienced a loss, are...

Weigand Brothers Incorporated

Weigand Bros funeral Home was founded in 1949 by John, Edward and William Weigand (brothers). After the death of John Weigand, his son, John H. Weigand became a partner in the business. John H. Weigand became president and served until his death...

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Craft Memorial Home Incorporated
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Port Chester, WA 98185
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5423 21st Ave Ne
Port Chester, WA 98185
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James J Gunipero Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Port Chester, WA 98185
Joseph Tutera Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Port Chester, WA 98185

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