The viewing and service for Retired Detective Clifford Cooper are as follows:
Viewing: Thursday May 17, 2018 5pm – 8pm at Bentas Funeral Home, 630 Nicholas Ave, New York, NY 10037 [ located at the corner of St Nicholas Ave – 141 Street] 212-281-8850
Services: Friday May 18, 2018 Shekinah Youth Chapel, 111-54 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica NY 11433 718-526-3510 Viewing: 10am Service: 11am
Burial: Calverton National Cemetery
Repast: American Legion Benjamin Moore Post, 204-03 Linden Blvd, Saint Albans NY 11412 718-525-0901 Time: 3:30pm
Wake and Funeral Service for Retired P.O. Danny King [ PBBN Task Force ] are as follows:
Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018
Location: Our Lady of Presentation, RCC
1661 St. Marks Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11233
Viewing: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Service: 10 a.m. to 12:00 pm.
Repast: Mount Ararat Presentation Center
1630 St. Marks Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11233
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Lifetime Member Ret. P.O. Benjamin “Ben” Ellis passed away on April 30th at the age of 92 years. He had been suffering from heart problems the past several years and had been a patient at St. Francis Hospital numerous times where his wife, C. Lorri, was well taken care of by Security Officers Walter Nunns, Mark Lipira and Ed Kaercher.
Ben was appointed to the Transit Police on April 1, 1955 and retired June 1, 1978. His last assignment was the driver of one of the Chiefs.
Funeral Services will take place on Saturday, May 5th from 9-10 AM with Services following from 10-11AM at
J. Foster Phillips Funeral Home, 179-24 :Linden Blvd, Brooklyn NY 718-526-5616
Burial will be in Pinelawn National Cemetery as Ben was a member of the Tuskegee Airmen during WWll.
Condolences may be sent to C. Lorri at 13724 157TH ST, Jamaica NY 11434-4318
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of the Past Guardians President Howard L Sheffey on Monday April 16, 2018. He has been battling Hodgkin’s lymphoma and went through last round of chemo to no avail. Howard Sheffey served as the 9th President of the NYPD Guardians Association in 1976.