Joseph L. Garafola
Joseph Garafola, a 50-year Rockaway resident, died September 29.
Garafola, a hairdresser, was born in Manhattan. He served in the United States Army during World War II.
He is survived by his wife, Rose (nee DeLuca); daughter, Pamela Maracina; grandchildren, Corinne (Sean), Paul and Joseph; and great-grandchildren, Ryan and Sarah.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Francis de Sales Church. Disposition was by Green-Wood Crematory in Brooklyn, New York.