February 6, 2009 RSS feed / Obits

Robert James Clark

Bus Operator

Robert Clark, a longtime Rockaway resident, died January 17. Clark was born in Brooklyn on December 27, 1937. He was a truck driver, a restaurant owner and 20-year bus operator at the MTA's Flatbush depot, where he retired in 1991. More...

Brigid Conroy Hankin

Rockaway Resident

Brigid (nee Sweeny) Conroy Hankin, a Rockaway resident, died February 4. She was preceded in death by her siblings, John Paul, Michael and Priscilla Sweeny and Patricia Malach. More...

Douglas 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...

Patricia A. Sisson


Patricia Sisson, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died January 25. She was 67. Sisson was born in Rockaway Beach. She grew up in Arverne and Far Rockaway. As an educator, she taught at St. Francis College and Hofstra University. More...

Marie Collins


Marie Collins, a 40-year Rockaway resident, died January 29. Collins was born in Brooklyn. She was a volunteer at Peninsula Hospital Center, member of St. Francis Golden Age Society, and a retiree of Beach Channel High School. More...

Alice Jandelli


Alice Jandelli, a 30-year Rockaway resident and lifelong summer resident, died February 4. Jandelli was born in Manhattan. She was a member of St. Camillus Golden Age and Altar Society. More...

Angel L. Sanchez

Maintenance Worker

Angel Sanchez, a 50-year Rockaway resident, died February 2. Sanchez was born in Yauco, Puerto Rico. He was a maintenance worker. He is survived by his wife, Kathya M. Ayala Sanchez; son, X-Javier A. More...

Norma Wright


Norma Wright, a longtime Rockaway resident, died January 14. Wright, a homemaker, was born in Lionel Town, Jamaica, West Indies on July 3, 1962. She was preceded in death by her parents Deloris and George Wright. More...

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