May 22, 2015 RSS feed / Obits

Elizabeth Theresa Cox

Elizabeth Theresa Cox died on May 13. Born in Santa Cruz, Trinidad, she was a Rockaway resident after coming here 43 years ago. She worked as a home health care aide. Cox is preceded in death by her sister, Veronica McLetchie. More...

Charles T. du Moulin

Charles T. du Moulin died on May 12 at age 96. Born in Jamaica, NY, he was a graduate of Far Rockaway High School, Class of 1939. More...

Francis Xavier Murphy

Francis Xavier Murphy died on May 12. Born in 1958 and growing up on Beach 91st Street, he was a lifelong resident of Rockaway Beach. Murphy was a construction worker by trade. More...

John J. Tuohy

John J. Tuohy died on May 21. An aircraft mechanic, Tuohy lived in Rockaway for 46 years after moving here from Queens Village. Tuohy was a U.S. Army veteran, who served during the Korean Conflict. More...

Ione Carey

Ione Carey died at age 96 on May 5. Born in Barbados, she was a Rockaway resident for more than 30 years. More...

Thomas Cirelli

Thomas Cirelli died on May 19. Born in Brooklyn he was a Rockaway resident for 25 years after moving from Ridgewood, Queens. Cirelli was a registered nurse. More...

Stella Cocchi

Stella Cocchi died on May 8. Coming from Richmond Hill, Queens, she was a resident of Rockaway for 69 years. Cocchi worked as a machine operator. She was also a member of the St. Rose Senior Citizens Club. More...

Ernest Daily

Ernest Daily, age 71, died on April 28. Born in Darlington, S.C., he was a Rockaway resident for more than 30 years. Daily worked as a sanitation worker. More...

Gary W. Hunt

Gary W. Hunt died on May 18. A carpenter, he was a lifelong Rockaway Point resident. Hunt was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during the Vietnam War. More...

John H. Ronayne

John H. Ronayne died on May 14. Born in Hobart, N.Y., he was lifelong Rockaway resident. A veteran, Ronayne served in the United States Navy from 1958 to 1963. A plumber, he was a Local #2 Union Official, and a member of the Bronx American Legion. More...


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