March 6, 2009 RSS feed / Obits

Antonio Biondo

Scrap Metal Dealer

Antonio Biondo, a Far Rockaway resident, died February 19. He was 70. Biondo served in the US Army from 1962 to 1964. More...

Thomas J. Haanraadts

Registered Nurse

Thomas Haanraadts, a Hewlett resident, died March 1. He was 59. Haanraadts was born in Manhattan. He worked in the Emergency Room at Peninsula Hospital Center since 1966. More...

James J. O'Reilly

Operating Engineer

James O'Reilly, a Broad Channel resident, died February 21. He was 57. O'Reilly was born in Copiague, Long Island. He was a summer resident of Broad Channel as a teenager and a permanent resident since 1974. More...

John Robinson

Maintenance Engineer

John Robinson, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 17. Robinson was born in St. Matthews, South Carolina on September 26, 1919. He received his formal education in St. Matthews before moving to New York. More...

John Wilson Smith


John Wilson Smith, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 22. Smith, a presser, was born in New Brockton, Alabama on October 26, 1939. He joined the First Baptist Church in 1993 and was a member of the male chorus. More...

Frank Weinsheimer


Frank Weinsheimer, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died February 25. Weinsheimer, a mechanic, was born in the Bronx. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles; and sister, Catherine E. Cosgrove. More...

Sally Fitzpatrick


Sally Fitzpatrick, a 30-year Rockaway resident, died March 4. Fitzpatrick, a homemaker, was born in Brooklyn. She was a member of the St. Thomas More Altar Rosary Society and Meals on Wheels. More...

Helen A. Klotz

Homemaker and Artist

Helen Klotz (nee Santich), a native Rockaway resident, died February 28. She was 81. Klotz was born in Rockaway on January 18, 1928. She remained in Rockaway until 2005, when she relocated to Baldwin, New York. More...

Angela Rawdon

Registered Nurse

Angela Rawdon, a 50-year Rockaway resident, died March 3. Rawdon, a registered nurse, was born in Manhattan. More...

Nathaniel Small


Nathaniel Small, a longtime Far Rockaway resident, died February 17. Small was born in Far Rockaway on October 18, 1947. He had a military career which lasted more than 30 years. He retired from the US Army Reserve as a Sergeant Major. More...

Howard Stroman Jr.


Howard Prince Louis Stroman Jr., a former Rockaway resident, died February 23. He was 52. Stroman, affectionately known as "Goya" was born in Orleans, France on August 30, 1956. He was a resident of Rockaway Beach from 1956 to 1979. More...

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