Loved By Many
Jane E. Curran, born and raised in New York City, was a resident of the Broad Channel community for 36 years, and a resident of Rockaway Park the last 24 years of her life. She died on September 5, 2002 at the age of 92.
Jane worshipped at St. Camillus Church and belonged to the St. Camillus Altar & Rosary Society and the Golden Age Club; the St. Francis Sea Breeze Senior Club; and St. Rose of Lima's Young At Heart Senior Club.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. and her two daughters, Margaret Kern and Jane M. Curran.
She is survived by her daughters, Kathleen E. Curran and Noreen Iverson and husband Kenneth; sons, Edward and wife Patricia, and Charles and wife Deanna; 20 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Interment under the direction of Denis S, O'Connor, Inc. was held at Pinelawn Memorial Park.
Pauline (nee Drinankle) Berardino, born in East Meadow, was a 46-year resident of the Rockaway community. She passed away on August 24, 2002, at the age of 49.
Pauline spent the majority of her life as a homemaker.
She is survived by her nine children Craig, Dawn, Gary, Nicholas, Eric, Samantha, Tammy, Adam and Megan; 15 grandchildren; three sisters, Patty, Elizabeth and Kathy; one brother, Roy; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Interment under the direction of the Lawrence Funeral Chapel was held at Pinelawn Memorial Park.
Martha Hartman, born in Brooklyn, was a 50-year resident of Roxbury who passed away on September 18, 2002.
Martha lived her life as a homemaker.
She is preceded in death by her husband, William Hartman.
She is survived by her daughters, Diane Bemurat, Alicia Hartman, and Nancy Box; sons, Bruce and William Hartman; sisters, Dorothy O'Brien and Grace Pennman; 14 grandchildren; and 6 great grandchildren.
Interment under the direction of Denis S. O'Connor, Inc. will be held at Pinelawn Memorial Park on September 20 at 10 a.m.
Clare T. Hubbard
Clare T. Hubbard, born in the Bronx, was a life long resident of Rockaway Point who died on September 17, 2002.
Clare worshipped at St. Thomas More Church, and was a former nurse at Long Island College Hospital.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Hubbard, and daughter Joan.
She is survived by her sons, James, John, Kevin, Richard, and Robert Hubbard, Jr.; daughter, Christine O'Neill; brother, William Irwin; 23 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home on Friday, September 20, from 2-5 and 7-10 p.m.
A special mass will be held at St. Thomas More Church on September 21 at 9:30 a.m.
Interment under the direction of Denis S. O'Connor, Inc. will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery.
Judith C. Rose
Loved By Many
Judith C. Rose, born in Port Jefferson, New York, was a life long resident of Rockaway. She passed away on September 15, 2002 after a long illness.
Judy was involved in the Rockaway community for many years. She was one of the founding members of the Peninsula Volunteer Ambulance Corps, and she served as Recording Secretary of the 100 Precinct Community Council and the Arverne Community Council. She was employed as an Accounting Clerk at United Oddfellow and Rebekah Nursing Home in the Bronx.
She is survived by her husband, Frederick, children, Linda, Kathy, Fred, Pauline and Caroline; brothers, Robert, Quenton, James, Jesse and Jon Spencer; sisters-in-law, Gail, Kim, Georgette, and Joanne; son-in-law, Michael La Rocco; daughter-in-law, Cindy Rose; 11 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Interment under the direction of Denis S. O'Connor, Inc. was held at Calverton National Cemetery.
Allen E. Rothenberg
U.S. Navy Veteran
Allen E. Rothenberg, a resident of Rockaway for 40 years, passed away on September 16, 2002 after a brief illness.
Allen was a veteran of the United States Navy, and a former employee of the New York City Transit System until his retirement.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Rose and Albert Rothenberg.
He is survived by his brothers, Chester, Howard, Robert and Paul; and eight nieces and nephews.
Interment will be held at Calverton National Cemetery on Friday, September 20, at 10 a.m.