January 30, 2009 RSS feed / Obits

Beverly Baxter

Wave Columnist

Beverly Baxter, a Rockaway resident, died January 26. Baxter was born in Jericho, Long Island. She graduated from Jericho High School and attended Columbia University where she majored in theatre, creative writing and journalism. More...

Celessie A. Dalton

Operator

Celessie Dalton, a longtime Rockaway resident, died January 18. Dalton was born in Brooklyn on November 13, 1930. She was an operator with NY Telephone Company and a member of the Church of Good Shepard. More...

Anthony Prescott Joe

Barber

Anthony Joe, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died January 19. Joe, a barber, was born in Brooklyn on February 18, 1966. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Lena Stubbs Fitzgerald and paternal grandmother, Lillie Mae Joe. More...

Ronald W. Rich

Track Specialist

Ronald Rich, a 70-year Rockaway resident, died January 25. Rich was born in Pell City, Alabama. He served in the US Navy during World War II. More...

Joan Marie Cullen

Homemaker

Joan Cullen, a 15-year Rockaway resident, died January 19. Cullen, a homemaker, was born in Flushing on July 16, 1930. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Evelyn Cleary; and sister Mary Ann DiCelie. More...

Marvis Harris

Carpenter

Marvis Harris, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died January 17. Harris, a carpenter, was born in Brooklyn on October 23, 1951. More...

Winston Lee Harrison

Oxygen Setter

Winston Harrison, a longtime Rockaway resident, died January 13. Harrison, an oxygen setter, was born in Jamaica, West Indies on August 18, 1952. He was preceded in death by his younger brother, Eric. More...

Rose Maltese

Homemaker

Rose Maltese, a 44-year Rockaway resident, died January 22. Maltese, a homemaker, was born in Brooklyn. She was a member of the Breezy Point Golden Age Club, St. Pius X Guild and St. Gabriel's Junior Blessed Virgin Sodality and St. More...


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