August 8, 2008 RSS feed / Obits

Peter J. Danzilo

Broker

Peter Danzilo, a 52-year Rockaway resident, died August 4. He was 83. Danzilo was born in Brooklyn on June 29, 1925. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1948 to 1952 and was a World War II and Korean War veteran. More...

Joseph Fox, D.D.S.

Dentist

Joseph Fox, a Rockaway resident, died August 4. He was 88. Fox, a World War II veteran, was a dentist who practiced for nearly 60 years in Far Rockaway and in Belle Harbor. More...

Mary Lawson

Homemaker

Mary Lawson, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 26. Lawson, a homemaker, was born in Orangeburg, South Carolina on July 13, 1910. She moved to New York in 1932 and became a resident of Far Rockaway. More...

Thomas Nix

Lobby Attendant

Thomas Nix, a lifetime Broad Channel resident, died July 30. He was 72. Nix was born on January 23, 1936. He lived with his family in Broad Channel as a summer resident for the first 20 years of his life. More...

James A. Robertson

Retired

James Robertson, a 50-year Rockaway resident, died August 3. He was 90. Robertson was born in the Bronx and moved to Rockaway as an infant. He served as a Merchant Mariner during World War II. More...

Wilson "Red" Woods Jr.

Bus Operator

Wilson Woods Jr., a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 4. He was 61. Woods served the Far Rockaway community for 22 years, as a bus operator with the Green Lines Bus Company. More...

Wanda Jean Davis

Factory Worker

Wanda Davis, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 14. She was 51. Davis, a factory worker, was born in Stamford, Texas on July 24, 1956. She was preceded in death by her parents, James Bass and Carrie Davis; two brothers; and two sisters. More...

Lillian Hill

Homemaker

Lillian Hill, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 29. Hill, a homemaker, was born in Gibson, Tennessee on July 30, 1922. She was preceded in death by her husband, William; and daughter, Diane. More...

Michael J. Lowe

Resident

Michael Lowe, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died July 21. He was 61. Lowe was born in Manhattan. He worked in the field of real estate. More...

Angela Patrice Pauling

Resident

Angela Pauling, a Rockaway resident, died July 30. She was 33. Pauling was born at the Jewish Hospital and Medical Center of Brooklyn on May 30, 1975. She attended New York City public schools. More...

Fred H. Stellato

Production Manager

Fred Stellato, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 7. He was 85. Stellato was born in Brooklyn on August 6, 1923. He served in the U.S. Marines from 1943 to 1946 and was a World War II veteran. More...


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