February 26, 2010 RSS feed / Obits

Samuel Obsala Brown

Musician

Samuel Obsala Brown, 72, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 9. Brown was born December 22, 1937, in New Orleans, Louisiana. More...

Mary Frances Daley

Retired, Intercontinental Hotels

Mary Frances “Fran” Daley, 61, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 19. Daley was born February 29, 1948, in Rockaway Beach and moved to Pennsylvania 13 years ago from Queens, New York. She was an active member of St. More...

Edward F. Gallagher

Investigative Accountant, United Nations

Edward F. Gallagher, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died February 19. Gallagher was born in Rockaway Beach and worked as a consulting investigative accountant for the United Nations. More...

Eleanor Molloy

Homemaker

Eleanor Molloy, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 24. Molloy was born in Manhattan but was a resident of Rockaway for more then 50 years. Molloy was preceded in death by, her husband, James; son, Joseph; and sister, Rita Cawley. More...

Patricia Ann Puorro

T.D. Waterhouse, Orlando, Florida

Patricia Ann Puorro (Waichaitis), 49, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 8. Puorro was born in Broad Channel but moved to Orlando, Florida 10 years ago. More...

Preston Shine

Painter

Preston Shine, 74, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 4. Shine was born November 24, 1934 in Jeffersonville, Georgia. Shine was preceded in death by his parents, Preston Sr. and Marie Shine; and one brother and one sister. More...

Jane Helen Corbett

Supervisor, Verizon Corp.

Jane Helen Corbett, 80, a 55-year Rockaway resident, died February 17. Corbett was born February 4, 1930, in Queens, New York, and worked for AT&T, NY Telephone, and retired from Verizon. More...

Frederick Carl Dorner

Retired NYPD

Frederick “Fred” Carl Dorner, 75, a 33-year Rockaway resident, died February 24. Dorner was born in Manhattan, New York on May 31, 1934 and worked for the New York City Police Department. More...

Stephen McCarthy

U.S. Navy Veteran

Stephen McCarthy, 58, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 21. McCarthy was born in Rockaway Beach and moved to Louisiana in 1977. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War from 1971 to 1975. He also served as a U.S. More...

Blond Dean Montgomery

Homemaker

Blond Dean Montgomery, 47, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 11. Montgomery was born on June 7, 1962 in Mound Bayou, Mississippi. More...

Fitzroy Alexander Richards

Engineer

Fitzroy Alexander Richards, 71, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 8. Richards was born November 6, 1938, in James, Jamaica. Richards was preceded in death by his parents Stanley and Lucille Richards. More...

Thomas James Sullivan, Jr.

Superintendent

Thomas James Sullivan, Jr., 45, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 21. Sullivan attended P.S. 215, I.S. 53, and Far Rockaway High School. He was a volunteer at soup kitchens in Far Rockaway and Long Beach. More...


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