2005-01-07 / Obits

Dominick A. Annarelli

Excavation Contractor

Dominick A. Annarelli, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died on December 18, 2004. He was 75.

Annarelli, who was born in Rockaway Beach on August 10, 1929, was an excavation contractor with the A&A Construction Corporation.

Annarelli was preceded in death by his brother, John.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria (nee Boehlert) Annarelli; sisters, Therese Caminiti of East Rockaway, Margaret Raiordan of Inwood, Angelina Spallanzana of Erie, Pennsylvania, Selma DeRosa of North Lawrence and Beatrice Annarelli of Coram; brother, Silviano of Inwood; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Meserole Funeral Home. A mass was celebrated at Our Lady of Good Counsel Roman Catholic Church, in Inwood. Interment was at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Cemetery, in North Lawrence.

Lucy M. Florio

Homemaker

Lucy M. Florio, a Rockaway resident for 40 years, died on January 1.

Florio, who was born in Brooklyn, was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her son, Joseph Florio.

She is survived by her husband, Joseph A. Florio; daughters, Ann Marie Calvosa, Theresa Lane and Elizabeth Novak; brothers, Joseph and John Esposito; sister, Carmel Truisi; five grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home. A mass was celebrated at St. Thomas More, in Rockaway Point. Interment was at Calverton National Cemetery.

Wayne Mclamore

NYCTA Motorman

Wayne Mclamore, a Rockaway resident for 30 years, died on December 28, 2004. He was 50.

Mclamore, who was born in Miami, Florida on December 3, 1954, served in the United States Army and received an honorable discharge in 1976. He was later a motorman for the New York City Transit Authority.

Mclamore was preceded in death by his father, William Walter Mclamore; and two siblings, Everette and Vicky.

He is survived by his mother, Margaret Mclamore of Queens; sisters, Glenda, Kathy and Alvia; brothers, Mervin, Walter and Alvis; nieces, Camille and Kendra; nephews, Peter, Sean, Ricky and Kendrick; brothers in law, Orlando and Eric; and other family members and friends.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Funeral Home, with a service at Gaffney’s Friendship Chapel. Interment was at Calverton National Cemetery.

Ann O’Connell

Homemaker

Ann O’Connell, a Rockaway resident for nearly 45 years, died on January 5.

O’Connell, who was born in County Sligo, Ireland, was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jospeh, and is survived by her sons, Patrick and Joseph; daughters, Mary O’Connell, Sharon O’Connell and Nora Aversano; brothers, Michael and Sean Haran; and grandchildren, Meghan and Grace Aversano.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home. Visitation on Friday, Jan. 7, from 2-5 and 7-10 p.m. A mass will be celebrated at St. Camillus on Saturday, Jan. 9, at 9:45 a.m. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery.

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