Gwendolyn Thornton, a Rockaway resident for five years, died June 23. She was 36.
Thornton, a homemaker, was born in Queens on June 10, 1971.
Thornton was preceded in death by her parents, Sufronia and James Thornton.
She is survived by her children, Nykeyah, Tyrone Jr., Natayah and Ny'ah Green; her partner, Tyrone Green; sister, Judith Thornton; brother, Jeffrey Evans; nephews, Shawn Stewart and Lawrenze Johnson; aunts, Marie Thornton and Michelle Brown; uncle, Leon Thornton; godmother, Jamelah; cousins, Charnin Brown, Yolanda Howard, Elaine Bagely and Dilano Bagely; and best friends, Sheryl Ellison, Lenesha Mcintosh and Sandy Isaac.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney's Funeral Chapel, with visitation and a service at Gaffney's Friendship Chapel. Interment at Rosedale Cemetery in Linden, New Jersey.