June 20, 2008 RSS feed / Obits

William T.Atkinson

Laborer

William Atkinson, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died June 16. Atkinson, a construction laborer, was born in Far Rockaway. He is survived by his grandmother, Alice Atkinson; uncle, Edward Kurose; and sister, Della Ross. More...

Edward J.Dillon

Resident

Edward Dillon, a native Rockaway resident, died May 18. Dillon graduated from St. Augustine High School and Manhattan College. He served as a first lieutenant in the USAF during the Korean War. More...

Marion E. O'Hara

Homemaker

Marion O'Hara, a 47-year Rockaway resident, coming from Sunnyside, Queens, died June 12. O'Hara, a homemaker, was born in Brooklyn. She was a former employee at Peninsula Hospital Center. She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel J. More...

Joan Barone Shea

Longtime Resident

Joan Shea, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 12. Shea lived and worked in the Rockaways for more than 20 years. She was a bookkeeper for Maggio Brothers, Ross Bicycles, Madelaine's Chocolates, Loeb & Mayer, and Capitol Carting. More...

Luis Crevoisier

Lifeguard

Luis Crevoisier, a relative of Rockaway residents, died June 9. He was 27. Crevoisier, a lifeguard, was born in Forest Hills on May 14, 1981. He worked as a professional swimming instructor and was a certified YMCA lifeguard. More...

Kathy Lou Kitt

Homemaker

Kathy Kitt, a relative of Rockaway resident, died June 8. She was 52. Kitt, a homemaker, was born in Junction City, Kansas on February 4, 1956. She was preceded in death by her father, Alfred Kitt; and five brothers and five sisters. More...

Pauleta Pierre

Homemaker

Pauleta Pierre, a relative of Rockaway residents, died June 14. She was 49. Pierre, a homemaker, was born in Clarendon, Jamaica, West Indies on March 19, 1959. She migrated to the US in January of 1979 and enrolled at York College in 1980. More...

Iceline Thompson

Homemaker

Iceline Thompson, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 6. She was 88. Thompson, a homemaker, was born in St. Andrews, West Indies on May 6, 1920. She migrated to the US in 1981. More...


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