Ronald E. O'Connell
Ronald E. O'Connell, a longtime Rockaway resident, died on April 7.
O'Connell was born in Manhattan and served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. He moved to Rockaway from Ridgewood, New York twenty years ago and worked as a United States Post Office Police Officer.
He is survived by daughters, Kimberly Ferrara and Kristen Muhlbach; sister, Ellen Dunleavy; Grandchildren, Daniel, Ryan, Nicholas, Jenna Ferrara Ian, Griffin and Avery Muhlbach.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach, New York. Interment will be at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, New York.