Francis Kaiven, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 9.
Kaiven, who was born in Brooklyn, was a retired New York City Police Officer, shield 4685, who worked for the K-9 Division in Brooklyn until 1991.
He is survived by his wife, Marguerite Hyland Kaiven; daughter, Marie Rella; son, Francis Kaiven; brother, Gerard Kaiven; and sister, Ellen Kaiven.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home. Visitation will be held on Friday, June 16, 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, June 17 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas More Church in Rockaway Point.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Rockaway Point Volunteer Ambulance & Rescue Corps, PO Box 333, Fort Tilden, New York 11695.