Frederick Gresser, a 58-year Rockaway resident, died March 22.
Gresser, an insurance adjustor, was born in Brooklyn. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1955 to 1962 and was on the Mayor's Committee in Roxbury.
He was preceded in death by his sister, June Grimm.
Gresser is survived by his wife, Doris Waldhauer Gresser; sons, Frederick, Lawrence, Michael and Kevin; daughter, Lorraine Burke; and 12 grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements and visitation were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home. A funeral mass was celebrated at St. Genevieve Church. Disposition was by Greenwood Crematory in Brooklyn.