Dr. Dennis Sattar, a resident of Mount Vernon, sadly passed away on February 19, 2021 at the age of 78.
Born in Georgetown, Guyana, Dennis attended Richard Ishmael High School. After completion he entered the Guyana Defense Force and then migrated to the US where he received his masters and PHD in mechanical engineering at the University of Illinois.
He moved to NY after working at Hunts, Oscar Meyer and Entenmanns as an engineer in Chicago.
He loved western movies and all kinds of music, making jokes and being an amazing dad who was always there for his family.
Dennis was the beloved father of Linsley and father in law to her husband, Kevindra Lall. Cherished grandfather of Alexander Lall. Dear brother of Juliet Sattaur and the late Peter Sattar. He is also survived by his nieces and nephew in California.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Dr. Sattar’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital - (800) 805-5856 – www.stjude.org/donate
The family will be present on Thursday, February 25th from 3-7 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services- 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 – (914) 375-1400 – www.frswfh.com
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle & Andrew Ruggiero and Jessica Martins. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family