September 12, 2008 RSS feed / Obits

Dennis E. Abbott

Proprietor

Dennis Abbott, a 19-year Roxbury resident, died August 31. He was 55. Abbott, born in Brooklyn, was the proprietor of Syspro Solutions. He was also a member of St. Stanislaus Church in Lansdale, Pennsylvania. More...

Jashya Justice Manny Brown

Toddler

Jashya Brown, a Rockaway resident, died August 18. Jashya was born in Queens on February 22, 2006. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Thedow Smith; and uncle, Eugene Smith. More...

Clement Curry Jr.

Service Worker

Clement Curry Jr., a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 29. Curry, a service worker, was born in New York City on February 24, 1939. He was preceded in death by his son, Clement III; and daughter, Rhoda. More...

Mildred Carrie Lockhart

Home Health Care Worker

Mildred Lockhart, a 44-year Rockaway Beach resident, died September 5. Lockhart was born in Chesapeake, South Carolina on October 27, 1937. She was a member of St. More...

Peter W. Rowland III

Electrician

Peter Rowland III, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died September 8. Rowland was born in Brooklyn. He was an electrician with Local 3. More...

John P. Tolan Sr.

CYO Basketball Player with "Big 5"

John Tolan, a former Rockaway resident, died September 3. He was 79. He was a CYO St. Francis de Sales basketball player with "Big 5." He was also a retired New York Police Department detective. He was a former St. More...

Mary Jane Wacks

Administrative Assistant

Mary Jane Wacks, a lifetime Belle Harbor resident, died September 8. Wacks was born in Rockaway Beach. She was a member of the Belle Harbor Yacht Club and active in CYO sports. More...

Martika Lashawn Boyd

Student

Martika Boyd, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died August 29. Martika was born in Far Rockaway on April 16, 1993. She was a student at Far Rockaway High School. More...

Joyce A. Brodigan

Property Manager

Joyce Brodigan, a longtime Rockaway resident, died September 9. Brodigan was born in Springfield Gardens. She was a property manager at Gateway National Recreation Area. She also worked as a security guard at Breezy Point Co-op before retiring. More...

Catherine Dordan

Homemaker

Catherine Dordan, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 24. Dordan, a homemaker, was born in Bessemer, Alabama on April 5, 1933. She was preceded in death by her parents, Allen and Helen Freeman; husband, William E. More...

Paulina Metellus

Business Woman

Paulina Metellus, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 24. Metellus was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti on May 1, 1924. She was a 15- year member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Bethsaida. More...

Linda Squires

Home Attendant

Linda Squires, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 31. Squires, a home attendant, was born in Queens on July 20, 1949. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Squires. More...

Helen M. Sullivan

Bookkeeper

Helen Sullivan, a lifetime Rockaway Point resident, died September 9. Sullivan, a bookkeeper, was born in Brooklyn. She was a member of the Bridge Club and Golden Age Club. More...

Frances Maria Toole

Homemaker

Frances Toole, a longtime Far Rockaway resident, died September 5. She was 82. Toole, a homemaker, was a resident of Mary's Manor Senior Residence in Inwood. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert. More...


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