Evelyn Gabriel, 98, a former Rockaway resident, died March 18 in Winter Haven, Florida.
Gabriel once worked as a printer for The Wave before moving to Florida.
Gabriel was preceded in death by her husband, Morris and sister, Veronica McDermott of Broad Channel.
She is survived by her daughter, Eileen (Stanley Rothschild) of Winter Haven, Florida; granddaughters, Jennifer Goldin (Jon) and Lori Ansaldi (Peter); and great-grandchildren, Rachel, Ryan, and Evelyn.
Funeral arrangements remained private.