Julia Marion O'Leary
Julia O'Leary, a former Rockaway resident, died June 11.
O'Leary was born in New York on August 10, 1929. She grew up in Rockaway and graduated from Far Rockaway High School. She resided in many locations around the world. Later in life, however, she returned to Rockaway.
She was active in school boards as well as in many civic and charitable organizations, including the ladies auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Maine.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Eleanor and Raymond Madonna.
O'Leary is survived by her husband, Dennis O'Leary; daughter, Shannon (Steven) Lion; granddaughter, Ilse Wind Fastook; brother, Lt. Col. Raymond Madonna, USMC (Retired) (Renie); nephew, Raymond Madonna; and niece, Megan Lee.
Interment was at Sunkhaze Rest Cemetery in Township 32 MD, Maine.