James Bryne, a 43-year Rockaway resident, coming from Brooklyn, died November 3.
Byrne, a proprietor, was born in Kilcar, Co. Donegal, Ireland.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Frank, John and Hugh; and sisters, Bridget and Mary.
Byrne is survived by his wife, Mary (nee Boyle); son, James; daughters, Geraldine (John), Bernadette (John) and Helena (Mark); and grandchildren, Keira, Kian, John, Aidan, Kaylie and Lauren; and brother, Patrick.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Francis de Sales Church. Interment was at Pinelawn Memorial Cemetery in Pinelawn, New York.