in memoriam

In Memoriam - 2007

The Port Authority Retirees Association, Inc. (PARA) would like to recognize our former colleagues who have died, listed below, for their service and friendship over the years. We thank their families for allowing us a glimpse into their lives, and for the opportunity to honor them on these pages.

These obituaries are not comprehensive. They reflect notifications to PARA by the deceased’s family, friends and/or colleagues. If you have an obituary you would like to submit, please help us by including the deceased’s date of retirement, primary or last department/area where the deceased worked, length of service, any personal details typical of an obituary, and any direction for their remembrance. Submit this information by going to the Contact Us page and selecting "In Memoriam" in the Topics field.


Name Position
William Brumbaugh Conductor - Path
Francis D. Tyler Jr. Professional Engineer
John Curcuruto Personnel Specialist
Peggy M. Spinelli Principal Office Assistant, Aviation
Anthony J. Barber, Jr. Director, TB&T
Kenneth E. Schwetje Police Officer
James J. Stipo Construction Inspector, EWR
Amos Ilan Manager, Regional Economic Analysis Division
Ellen J. Carlock Administrative Secretary, Technology Services Department
Alexander Keen Police Officer
Eugene A. Harvey Police Officer
Carl Creque General Operations Supervisor, JFK
Joseph A. Szuderski Operations Group Supervisor, LGA
Ernest A. Heidler Police Officer
Stephan J. Wiener Assistant Chief Mechanical Engineer, Engineering
Nadine Dicks X-Ray Technician, Medical Services
Thomas L. Carney Assistant Supervisor, Communications, PATH
Vitaliy Faybyshenko Senior Auditor
James Francis Landrigan Senior Audit Supervisor
Eugene T. Daly PATH Car Inspector
Walter J. Cogan Sr. Manager, Port Property Division
Henry Bud Moeller Safety Supervisor
Dennis Vignola Assistant Director, JFK Redevelopment Program
Al Bloch Structural Engineer, Marine Terminals
George Zitt PATH Car Inspector
Julio J. Negron Senior Accounting Supervisor, Comptroller's Department
Marie Krzywicki Mother of Pat Keleman - Port Authority Cashier
Joseph Napolitano Senior Project Manager, Aviation
John F. Kane Consulting Engineer
William (Bill) Beales Structural Maintenance Mechanic, Semac
Charles L. Collen Manager, Business Administration, LGA
Jose Prieto Graphics Designer
Steven N. Wallace PATH Car Inspector
Frances Shaw-Grant Administrative Secretary, Engineering
John M. Malysz Maintenance Foreman, Engineering
Philip J. Reilly Newark Airport Operations Manager
Robert Mutchko Police Officer
Mary Carmel Aielli Port Authority Special Services
Danny Luey Port Authority Principal Engineer
Geraldine Warrick-Crisman Port Authority Public Affairs
James A. Earley Police & Airport Operations
Salvatore J. Testa Port Authority Engineering
Walter M. Butkowsky PATH Train Conductor
Fr. Charlie McTague (Fr. Charles) Memorial Mass - February 6th - Stella Maris Chapel
Dan Sharon Port Authority - Administrative Assistant
Jeanne Tozzoli Wife of Anthony Tozzoli
John T. Vitale Port Authority - Senior Engineer
Francis Carcich Police Captain
Paul G. Nicholson Port Authority - Assistant Chief Engineer of Construction
Joseph Whittaker LGA - Maintenance Group Supervisor
George P. Quinn Jr. Port Authority - Management Information Specialist
Sandra G. McCullough Port Authority - Economic Development