Harry Dobson, 84, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 8.
Dobson was born on July 20, 1924 in Clifton, South Carolina. He worked as a New York City Transit Authority dispatcher.
He is survived by his wife, Elois Dobson; sister, Ruth Feaster; four children, Harriet Easton, Dwight Dobson, Dawn Dobson, and Daniele Dobson; grandchildren, Everett Easton, Djuana Dobson, Devin Owens, and Dakota Dobson-Smith and great-grandchil- dren, Djuan Dobson, Faquir Dobson, and Iyana Harris. Dobson also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and good friends.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Saint Peter's Lutheran Church, in Springfield Gardens, New York. Interment was at Pinelawn Cemetery, Farmingdale, New York.