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.
Funeral arrangements and visitation were entrusted to the Jeremiah C. Gaffney Funeral Home. Services to be held on Friday, June 20 at 1 p.m. at Gaffney's Friendship Chapel. Interment was at Trinity St. John's Church Cemetery in Hewlett, New York.