GREENBURGH, N.Y. – Stephen D. Gurnis of Hartsdale died Aug. 31 at his home. He was 97.
He was born Sept. 19, 1914, in Maspeth, N.Y., to Stephen and Stephanie Budzynska Gurnisiewicz. His family emigrated from Poland to the U.S. through Ellis Island and he grew up in Croton Falls before moving to White Plains in 1929.
Gurnis graduated from White Plains High ...