Our Generous Donors

Thank you to our contributors who have made donations to the Tribute Foundation in 2020-2021. 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 Brueggeman | Brueggemann Funeral Home of East 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
  • Salvatore A. Farenga | Farenga Bros., Inc., Bronx
  • 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
  • Gordon and Joan Terry | Edmeston
  • 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.
  • Bruce Ironside | Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., Oneida
  • Bruce K. Mason | Mason Funeral Home, Fort Ann
  • 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
  • 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
  • The McVeigh and Parente Families | McVeigh Funeral Home, Inc., Albany
  • William and Patrick McCormack | J.A. McCormack Sons Funeral Home, Inc., Binghamton
  • Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors Association
  • Phil, Mike and David Perotto | Bartolomeo & Perotto Funeral Home, Inc., Rochester
  • Mark T. Phillips | William J. Burke & Sons, Saratoga Springs
  • Cynthia Root | Fowler Funeral Home, Inc., Brockport

Tribute Pioneer | $500 – $999

  • Gregory Apostle | Riverdale Funeral Home, Inc., New York
  • Billings Memorial, Inc. | Pine Bush
  • John H. Cannon | Cannon Funeral Home, LLC, Albany
  • Peter Cassidy | McHoul Funeral Home, Hopewell Junction
  • Colonial Memorial Funeral Home | Woodbourne
  • Donna DeMarse | Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ltd., Cohoes
  • John Gawronski | Wilson Funeral Home, Norwich
  • Michael Goodman | Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop
  • 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

  • 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
  • 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
  • Douglas McHoul | McHoul Funeral Home, Fishkill
  • Ellen McNulty-Ryan | McNulty Funeral Home, Green Island
  • Mary Ann McHoul Menuau | McHoul Funeral Home, Hopewell Junction
  • Eric and Erna Newman | W.E. Authenrith Sons, Inc., Newport
  • John and Kathleen Pietrobono | Heller & Skinner Funeral Home, Worchester
  • 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 | Krause Funeral Home, Inc., Franklin Square
  • R. Dennis Casey | Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, Olean
  • Adrian Dowdle | Dowdle Funeral Home, Oswego
  • 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
  • David B. Mitchell | Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., Albion
  • 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 K. 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 Memory

In Memory of Kacie Yvonne Buchanan

  • Martha and Doug Brueggemann
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors Association
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Frank J. Buehler

  • Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of Charles Each

  • Gregory Apostle

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 Noe Hammer

  • Betz, Rossi Bellinger & Stewart Family Funeral Home
  • Jack Conway
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • Dutchess-Putnam-Ulster Funeral Directors Association
  • Peter J. Rose

In Memory of Joseph Heredia

  • Gregory Apostle

In Memory of Thomas “Tom” Hynes

  • Leatherstocking Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of Dennis Kazmierczak

  • Erie-Niagara Funeral Directors Association

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 Vince Lolaccono

  • Gregory Apostle
  • Salvatore A. Farenga
  • Henry Gutterman

In Memory of Dean L. Lutomski

  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of James “Jim” Magee

  • Leatherstocking Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of Margaret L. McCormack

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

In Memory of Edward C. McElhone, Sr

  • Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of David Miller

  • Erie-Niagara Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of Edward Miller

  • Erie-Niagara Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of James P. Nolan, Jr.

  • Scott Anthony
  • Gregory Apostle
  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Brueggemann Funeral Home of East Northport, Inc.
  • Marion and Jack Conway
  • Timothy Doyle
  • Henry Gutterman
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • Jeff and Robin Jennings
  • Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors Association
  • Phil, Mike and David Perotto
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Pamela Long Nolan

  • Gregory Apostle
  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Brueggemann Funeral Home of East Northport, Inc.
  • Marion and Jack Conway
  • Timothy P. Doyle
  • Salvatore A. Farenga
  • Henry Gutterman
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • Jeff and Robin Jennings
  • Walter J. Kent
  • Anthony and Lynne Martino
  • The McVeigh and Parente Families
  • Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors Association
  • Phillip, Mike and David Perotto
  • Peter J. Rose
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Joseph Noll

  • Martha and Doug Brueggemann
  • Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors Association
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Todd Pacer

  • Erie-Niagara Funeral Directors Association

In Memory of John Plonka

  • Michael Goodman

In Memory of Sara Powell

  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Dick and Donna Hazzard
  • Jeff and Robin Jennings
  • Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors Association
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan
  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Eileen Price

  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Thomas Riddle

  • Henry Gutterman

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 Gene Smith

  • Gregory Apostle

In Memory of Jean Smith

  • Richard and Donna Hazzard

In Memory of Larry Spaulding

  • Michael Goodman

In Memory of Anthony Speciale

  • Doug and Martha Brueggemann
  • Douglas McHoul
  • Mary Ann McHoul Menuau
  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Larry Stanimer

  • Gordon and Joan Terry

In Memory of Franklin O.L. Steinberg

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

In Memory of Arthur T. Sullivan

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Raymond J. Sullivan

  • Richard and JoAnne Sullivan

In Memory of Randall “Randy” Way

  • Martha and Doug Brueggemann

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