John W.Kase VP of Operations
John W. Kase, a lifelong Broad Channel resident, died November 15. He was 66.
Kase was born in Manhattan. According to family, he lived with tremendous courage, honor, integrity, grace and utmost love for his family. In tribute to Kase, a Marine Transport Executive, the industry will lower their flags to half staff.
He is survived by his best friend and wife of 41 years, Donna; children, Kenny (Gina), John (Alison), Julia (Johnny) and Joanne; grandchildren, Kenneth, Julianne, Lindsay, Jake, Dylan, Hunter, Logan and Hannah; inlaws, Frank and Rita George; and his extended families.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Hillebrand Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass was held at St. Virgilius Church. Interment was at Pinelawn Memorial Cemetery in Farmingdale, New York.