Lena McManus, a 45-year Rockaway resident, coming from Brooklyn, died September 13.
McManus was born in Co. Cavan, Ireland. She retired from Madelaine Chocolate Company where she worked member of St. Rose of Lima Altar Rosary Society, Eucharistic Minister, Perpetual Adoration Society, Ladies AOH Division 22 and St. Brendan's Gaelic Society.
McManus was preceded in death by her husband, Philip; daughter, Mary; brothers, Hugh, Thomas and Terrance McCorry; and sisters, Susan McManus and Bea Hayes.
She is survived by her children, John F. (Regina), Brian A. (Tracie), Cathleen (Martin) Keane, Hugh (Rosemary), Thomas (Ning) and Philip (Eileen); sister, Peggy Dwyer; 19 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Rose of Lima Church. Interment was at the Holy Cross Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York.