Ezekial Philippian Douglas
Ezekial Douglas, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 25.
Douglas, a plumber, was born in St. Andrew, Jamaica, West Indies. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Russell Sage Memorial Church.
He is survived by his wife, Bernella; children, Derrick, Claudette, Patricia, Arlene, Michel, Oran, Natalie, Denise, Kerry-Ann and Tanesha; 27 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; brothers, James and Philemon Douglas; and nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Jeremiah C. Gaffney Funeral Home. Visitation and services were held at the First Presbyterian Russell Sage Memorial Church. Disposition was at Fresh Pond Crematory in Fresh Pond, New York.