2002-08-10 / Obits

Obituaries

Chriseva J. Davidson

Accountant

Chriseva J. Davidson, born in Washington, D.C., died on August 2, 2002.

Chriseva was a 26-year resident of Rockaway Beach, coming from the Bronx. She was employed as an accountant for the Associated Press.

She is survived by her husband, Herbert G. Davidson; and sisters, Ernestine Montague and Ruth Worrell.

Interment under the direction of Denis S. O’Connor, Inc. was held at Calverton National Cemetery.

Catherine A. Glynn
"Pat"

Catherine A. Glynn ("Pat"), a long time member of the Rockaway community, passed away on August 5, 2002.

Catherine worshipped at St. Matthew’s Parish in Brooklyn, and was a member of the St. Francis de Sales Cancer Support Group.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Catherine and Allen Ollquist; son, Gerard; and brother, Robert.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas J.; children, Thomas, Gregory, Michael, Andrew, Patrick, Joseph, Brendan, Catherine, Marie, Monica, John Matthew and Martin; siblings, Mary, John and Irene Forker; grandchildren (16) and great-grandchildren (4).

Interment under the direction of Denis S. O’Connor, Inc. was held at Calverton National Cemetery.

Edna Henry
Homemaker

Edna Henry, born in St. Mary, Jamaica, West Indies, passed away on August 3, 2002.

Edna spent the majority of her life as a homemaker.

She is preceded in death by her husbands, Arnold Davidson and William Henry.

She is survived by her children, Gifford, Dorothy, Joyce and Lorline; 22 grandchildren; and other family members.

Disposition under the direction of Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Funeral Home, Inc was held at Evergreen Crematory in Hillside, New Jersey.

Mary E.W. Spruill
Family Care Worker

Mary Elizabeth Warren Spruill, born in Colerain, North Carolina, died on July 28, 2002.

Mary was employed as a family care worker for a number of years.

She is survived by her son, Franklin; 8 sisters; a brother; 2 grandchildren; and a host of other relatives.

Disposition under the direction of Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Funeral Home, Inc. was held at Evergreen Crematory in Hillside, New Jersey.

Lillian M. Sullivan
Loved By Many

Lillian M. Sullivan, born in New York City, was a 20-year resident of Rockaway Park, coming from Howard Beach. She passed away on August 4, 2002.

Lillian spent her life as a homemaker, and was a member of the Ursuline Giuld O.L. Grace Church.

She is preceded in death by her brother, John Lennon.

She is survived by her husband, Edmund J. Sullivan; daughters, Margaret Geisel and MaryBeth O’Neill; son, Edmund J. Sullivan; sister, Frances O’Reily; and 7 grandchildren.

Interment under the direction of Denis S. O’Connor, Inc. was held at Calverton National Cemetery.

Bessie Campbell- Washington
Dietary Aide

Bessie Campbell-Washington, born in Blackstone, Virginia, passed away on July 27, 2002.

Bessie was employed for many years as a Dietary Aide.

She is survived by her husband, Clifton; children, Janice Covington and William Washington; sister, Beatrice Campbell-Thornton; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.

Interment under the direction of Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Funeral Home, Inc. was held at Cypress Hills Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York.


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