Luise (nee Dieringer) Hynes, a former Rockaway resident, died February 29. She was 87.
Hynes was born in Far Rockaway on October 9, 1920. She lived in Rockaway Beach until she relocated to Fords, New Jersey in 2005. She was a graduate of Far Rockaway High School Class of 1939 and a member of the Columbinettes.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William M. Hynes; sisters, Marguerite Allen and Frances Williams; and brother, George Dieringer.
Hynes is survived by her children, Luise Conway, Christine Cook, Denise Leckie, Diane Smith, Willian, Stephen and Michael Hynes; 16 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Rita Sellers and Edna Dieringer; and brothers, Eugene and Joseph Dieringer.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Flynn & Son Funeral Home in New Jersey. Interment was at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Woodbridge, New Jersey.