Cassie Lena Doze
Cassie Lena Doze, 93, a longtime Rockaway resident, died May 17.
Doze was born in Glen Cove, New York on July 10, 1916. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Glen Cove, a member of Easter Stars and also the Lady Auxiliary of V.F.W.
She is survived by Emannuel Cheatham and Ronald Seaman; daughter, Janet Dobey; sister, Grace Grady; brother-in-law, John Grady; daughters-in-law, Hershey Gibbs and Rachel Seaman; 17 grandchildren, Edward, Emanuel Jr, Clara, Lisa, Lena, Ronald Jr, Mary, Shirelle, April, Diane, Dineen, Jermaine, Dee Dee, Eddie, James, Jackie and Ken; 38 great grandchildren, 12 great-great grandchildren, extended family, Gloria Seaman, Brenda Haynes, Susan Williams, Annie Mae Moye and Calton Dobey, as well as a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Disposition was at St. Michael's Crematory, East Elmhurst, New York.