Myrtle Rose Rowe- Thompson
Myrtle Rose Rowe-Thompson, 88, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 8.
Rowe-Thompson was born on July 17, 1930 in St. Elizabeth, Jamaica and worked as a home attendant. She was a Rockaway resident since 1968.
She is survived by her children, Reginald, Alfred, Calvin, Gloria (Blossom), Beverly (Rose) and Rohan (Sammy); 15 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, sisters, Gloria and Edna; brother, Kato and a host of nieces, nephews and family.
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.