Ernest Moore, 71, a former Rockaway resident, died March 17.
Moore was a longtime resident of Far Rockaway and Five Towns prior to moving to Riverview, Florida. He was a longtime employee of the Central Supply Department at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital. He also served in the U.S. Army.
Howard was preceded in death by his mother, Clara; father, Alvin; sister, Linda; and brother, Bobby.
He is survived by his wife, Fern Bachrow Moore; son, Scott; daughter, Elana Moore Denis (Kareem); brothers, Wesley, Tommy and Oscar Moore; sisters, Ann Moore Sanderson and Mattie Singleton; grandchildren, Kiara, Leeanna and Madison, plus a host of cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service remained private. Interment took place at Limona Cemetery, Brandon, Florida.