October 23, 2009 RSS feed / Obits

John T. Crawley

Driver/Dispatcher

John T. Crawley, a 40-year Rock - away resident, died October 17. Crawley was born in Bronx, New York and worked as an ironworker, Local 361 and later as a driver and dispatcher for Surf Cab Company in Rockaway Park. More...

Charlotte C. Foschi

Office Manager

Charlotte C. Foschi (McFadden), 86, a longtime Rockaway resident, died September 19. Foschi lived in Rockaway many years before moving to Worcester, Massachusetts eight years ago. More...

Alfonzo Hicks

Field Supervisor

Alfonzo Hicks, 76, a longtime Rockaway resident, died October 9. Hicks was born April 29, 1933, in Henderson, North Carolina. He served in the U.S. More...

James William Menzies, Sr.

Deliveryman/Clerk

James William Menzies, Sr., a longtime Rockaway resident, died October 18. Menzies was born in Brooklyn, New York and lived in Lynbrook, New York, for the past 14 years. He worked for 50 years at Smitty's Superette, Wood - mere, New York. More...

James A. Staples, Jr.

Nassau County Parks Department

James A. Staples, Jr., 71, a longtime Rockaway resident, died October 2. Staples was born May 14, 1938, in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He served in the Marines before moving to Long Island, New York. More...

Marie R. Doscher

Homemaker

Marie R. Doscher, a longtime Rock - away resident, died October 15. Doscher was born and raised in Belle Harbor but later lived in Sands Point, New York, and Hilton Head, South Carolina. She was a longtime member of St. More...

Anna M. Gallagher

Homemaker

Anna M. Gallagher, a 45-year Rock - away resident, died October 21. Gallagher was born in Manhattan and spent 45 years in Rockaway. Gallagher is preceded in death by her husband, Michael; son, Michael Jr.; and brother, John. More...

John H. Kowsky

Railroad Police Officer Amtrak

John H. Kowsky, a lifelong Rock - away resident, died October 18. He is survived by his wife, Kathy "Kathleen" (nee Grant) Kowsky; brother, Vincent; sister, Claire Kowsky; step-sons, Michael, and James Chris - to pher Healey. More...

Anne Radzikowski

Accountant

Anne Radzikowski, a 47-year Rock - away resident, died October 13. Radikowski was born in Manhattan and worked as an accountant. Radikowski is preceded in death by her husband, Phillip Radzikowski and son, Phillip Radzikowski. More...

Clifford L. Swatts

Construction Worker

Clifford L. Swatts, 76, a longtime Rockaway resident, died October 3. Swatts was born August 3, 1933, in Calvary, Georgia, but moved to New York at the age of 18 and worked as a construction worker for 35 years. More...


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