April 25, 2008 RSS feed / Obits

Lloyd Brathwaite

Retired

Lloyd Brathwaite, a Rockaway resident, died April 20. He was 79. Brathwaite was born on January 31, 1929. He worked as a supervisor with the New York City Parks Department and retired in 1992. More...

Christine Ann Festa

Christine Festa died April 19. She was 43. Festa grew up in Downers Grove, Illinois and was an active member of the Naperville Community. More...

Ellen Mary Hickey

Resident

Ellen Hickey, a longtime Far Rockaway resident, died March 31. She was preceded in death by Morgan Hickey. Hickey is survived by her nephew, Hugh John Hickey. Interment was at Long Island National Cemetery in Farmingdale, New York. More...

Lessie Lawrence Lattimore

Nurse

Lessie Lattimore, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 18. She was 74. Lattimore, a nurse, was born in Lawndale, North Carolina on December 29, 1933. She was a member at the First Baptist Church. More...

Mildred Belvin Mitchell

Home Attendant

Mildred Mitchell, a 30-year resident of Edgemere Houses, died April 17. She was 51. Mitchell, a home attendant, was born in Perry, Georgia on December 30, 1956. She was preceded in death by her husband, Darius Mitchell Sr. More...

John G. O'Brien

Resident

John O'Brien, a Rockaway resident, died April 19. He is survived by his wife, Carole Ann; children, John and Jerri (Cass); stepchildren, Carolynn Caufield, Elizabeth Alexieff, Patty Ann Tublin, and John and Daniel Twomey; and 19 grandchildren. More...

Samuel Robinson

Resident

Samuel Robinson, a Rockaway resident, died April 14. He was 64. Robinson was born in Hamlett, North Carolina on April 24, 1933. He enlisted in the United States Army, where he learned about battle tanks. More...

William Sampol

Resident

William Sampol, a 27-year Belle Harbor resident, died April 16. He was 67. Sampol was born on April 8, 1941. He worked for the New York State Senate and was the president of the Republican Club. More...

Maureen B.Cori

Financial Investigator

Maureen Cori, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died April 23. Cori was born in Manhattan. She was a member of St. Rose of Lima Church, St. Rose of Lima Young at Heart Golden Age, St. Francis de Sales Sea Breeze Golden Age, St. More...

Warren Eugene Green

Maintenance Worker

Warren Green, a 25-year Rockaway resident, died April 14. He was 55. Green, a maintenance worker, was born in Jamaica, New York on October 19, 1952. More...

Antoinetta Iorlano

Homemaker

Antoinetta Iorlano, a 13-year resident coming from Brooklyn, died April 23. Iorlano, a homemaker, was born in Lioni, Italy. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerardo. More...

Quinntin McDonald

Student

Quinntin McDonald, a former Rockaway resident, died April 12. He was 17. McDonald, a high school senior, was originally from Far Rockaway. More...

Rosemary A.Mundy

Homemaker

Rosemary Mundy, a 55-year resident coming from Woodside, died April 23. Mundy, a homemaker, was born in Manhattan. She served in the U.S. Army during WWII. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter. More...

Bobby Roberson

Author

Bobby Roberson, a 30-year resident of Edgemere Houses, died April 14. He was 59. Roberson, an author, was born in Coates, North Carolina on June 16, 1948. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Lillie Vann Roberson. More...

Eugene Howard Russell

Resident

Eugene Russell, a Rockaway resident, died April 18. More...


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