Bernard Trotter, 80, a Rockaway Point summer resident, died April 8.
Trotter was born in Brooklyn, New York and was a summer resident of Rockaway for nearly 40 years.
He worked for the New York City Police Department as an auto mechanic. He served in the United States Marine Corps, and the Korean War.
Trotter was preceded in death by his wife, Mary K. and daughter, Margaret.
He is survived by his daughter, Trudy; son, Thomas; granddaughters, Carolann, Teresa and Nicole.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Andrew Torregrossa and Sons, Brooklyn, New York.
A funeral mass was held at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, Brooklyn, New York. Interment followed at Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.