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William John Makar

October 11, 1936 ~ May 30, 2019 (age 82)


William (Bill) John Makar of Hawthorne, New York passed away peacefully in Sleepy Hollow, New York on Thursday, May 30, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.  Bill was the beloved husband of Rose (nee Hanna).  Loving father of William Jr, Diane (Jim) and Ann Marie (Mike).  Cherished grandfather of Shannon, James, Christine and Mary.  William was a lifetime member of the Hawthorne Fire Department and professionally was a senior sub station operator for Con Edison in Westchester County, New York.  Bill also served his country honorably in the United States Army from 1956 - 1958. 



Family and friends are invited to Pleasant Manor Funeral Home, Inc. 575 Columbus Avenue Thornwood, New York 10594 on Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 3:00 - 7:00 PM for visitation.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Bill at Holy Rosary Church on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 9:30 AM.  Interment will follow in his family plot at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, New York with military honors to commemorate Bill's service to his country. 


~ In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please consider a donation in Bill's memory to a charity of your choice ~

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June 2, 2019

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Pleasant Manor Funeral Home, Inc.
575 Columbus Avenue
Thornwood, NY 10594

Mass of Christian Burial
June 3, 2019

9:30 AM
Holy Rosary Church
170 Bradhurst Avenue
Hawthorne, NY 10532

June 3, 2019

11:00 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
10 West Stevens Ave.
Hawthorne, NY 10532

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