June 27, 2008 RSS feed / Obits

Obituaries

Last week we received incorrect information about the family members of Edward Dillon. He was preceded in death by his sister, Josephine; and brother, James. More...

Della Blocker

Resident

Della Blocker, a Rockaway resident, died June 13. Blocker was born in Williston, South Carolina on April 9, 1917. More...

Judith M. Carpenter

Homemaker

Judith Carpenter, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died June 23. Carpenter, a homemaker, was born in Brooklyn. She was preceded in death by her brother, Peter Belford. More...

Sylvia 'Star' Heyward

Homemaker

Sylvia Heyward, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 17. Heyward was born in New York on February 12, 1940. She was a member of St. Mary Star of the Sea Church. She was a youth leader and an active member in the Far Rockaway community. More...

Eleanor Stebner

Resident

Eleanor Stebner (nee Webster), a Broad Channel resident, died June 25. She was 71. More...

Francis E. Benzinger

Security Guard

Francis Benzinger, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 18. Benzinger, a security guard, was born in the Bronx. More...

Charles S. Bloom

Coast Guard

Charles Bloom, a Rockaway resident, died June 22. He was 77. Bloom was born in Hartford, Connecticut on June 21, 1931. He served in the Coast Guard during the Korean War. More...

Terrance Gargan

Painter

Terrance Gargan, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died June 12. Gargan, a painter, was born in Queens. More...

Raymond E. Smith

Manager

Raymond Smith, a Rockaway resident, died June 8. Smith was born on March 29, 1952 in East Meadow, New York. He was the ninth child of 13 children. More...


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