July 24, 2009 RSS feed / Obits

Mildred K. Barkaus

Civilian NYPD

Mildred K. Barkaus, a Rockaway resident, died July 22. Barkaus was born in Astoria, Queens and worked as a civilian administrative clerk for the New York City Police Department. She moved to Rockaway in 2006 and was a member of St. More...

Lydia Raye Bowman

Hospital Police

Lydia Raye Bowman, 47, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 24. Bowman was born on October 7, 1962 in Hempstead, New York and worked in hospital police. More...

Manita Lamy

Homemaker

Manita Lamy, 73, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 12. Lamy was born on October 5, 1935 in Bainet, Haiti and was a member of Universal Church of Salvation under the leadership of Reverend Dr. Alix Pierre. More...

Dorothy Becker

Longtime Resident

Dorothy Becker, a Rockaway resident, died March 1. Becker was 61-years-old. A memorial service was held in Manhattan on March 22. Many of her family and friends were in attendance. Funeral arrangements remained private. More...

Helene M. Danzilo

Homemaker

Helene M. Danzilo, a 54-year Rockaway resident, died March 20. Danzilo was born in Brooklyn. She founded the Breezy Point Duplicate Bridge Club and was a parishioner at Saint Thomas More. Danzilo was preceded in death by her husband, Peter J. More...

William C. Bosch

Accountant

William C. Bosch, 64, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 21. Bosch was born on May 18, 1945 in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Roxbury. He worked as an accountant and was a member of the Mayor's Committee of Roxbury and is a U.S. More...

John Seymour Francis

Mechanical Technician

John Seymour Francis, 58, a Rockaway resident, died July 4. Francis was born on September 15, 1950 in Colgate St. Ann, Jamaica and was a five year resident of Rockaway. He worked as a mechanical technician and was a member of St. More...

Carol Moran

Homemaker

Carol Moran, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 21. Moran was born in Bronx, New York and was a lifelong summer resident and 50-year permanent resident. She was a member of St. More...

Joseph "Jerry" Phelan

Nurses Aid

Joseph Gerard Phelan, 68, a lifelong Far Rockaway resident, died March 21 at North Shore University Hospital. Phelan was born in Far Rockaway and served for 35 years as a nurse's aid at St. John's Episcopal Hospital. More...

Gloria Ortiz

Homemaker

Gloria Ortiz, a life-long Rockaway resident died on March 25. Ortiz was preceded in death by her husband, Dennis Perez. More...


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