James William Menzies, Sr.
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.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Mary (nee Lester); four children, James William, Jr. (Carla) of Selden, New York, Michael J. (Kellie) of East Rockaway, Melissa Tubner and Jean Marie Menzies both of Franklin Square, New York; three grandchildren, Jennifer, Mark, and Thomas Menzies; sister, Isabelle Bradley of Florida; two brothers, John Menzies of Far Rockaway, and William Menzies of Rockaway Park.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Meserole Funeral Home Inc., Inwood, New York. A funeral mass was held at St. Mary Star of the Sea Roman Catholic Church, Far Rock - away. Disposition occurred at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, New York.