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Freddy Ferrara from Johnny Maestro & Brooklyn Bridge Dies

Famed local musician is being waked in Holbrook.

Freddy Ferrara, a member of Johnny Maestro & The Brooklyn Bridge group, passed away this week and is being waked at Maloney's Funeral Home in Holbrook, N.Y.

The services are from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the location across from Seneca Middle School on Broadway Avenue.

Ferrara, who passed away at the age of 71, was a Holbrook resident and a member of Johnny Maestro & The Brooklyn Bridge from the beginning. He also performed with The Del Satins prior to hooking up with Maestro.

Lois Dixon October 26, 2011 at 12:38 PM
I'm sure it's just a typo, but Freddy's first group was The Del Satins. He passed away on October 21 at the age of 71. Freddy's final two shows with The Brooklyn Bridge were on October 14 & 15.
M.White January 14, 2013 at 03:31 AM
What a great group, and he (Fred) made all of it happen! So sorry to see him and Johnny go; RIP, both of you; you both were loved and will never be forgotten!!!!
Frank March 14, 2013 at 12:57 AM
Right now, I'm listening to a Johnny Maestro & Brooklyn Bridge CD. Man, I really miss these guys. Hopefully, the remaining Brooklyn Bridge continues on playing the music that was loved by Johnny and Freddy. Please keep those songs out there and keep the memory because, that's the love that bonds, and memories live on. They were were truly loved by all.
Joseph k March 16, 2013 at 05:53 PM
Freddy was a kind soul and a gentleman .He was a special talent.RIP

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