April 16, 2010 RSS feed / Obits

Anthony F. Angelone

Letter Carrier

Anthony F. Angelone, 88, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 15. Angelone was born January 24, 1922, in Rockaway Beach but moved to New Jersey in 1987. He worked as a letter carrier in Far Rockaway and Inwood for 34 years. More...

Esther Eisenstein


Esther Eisenstein, 92, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 14. Eisenstein was the widow of Lou Eisenstein, a famous NBA and college basketball referee. More...

Julius Smith


Julius Smith, a longtime Rockaway resident, died March 18. Smith was born November 22, 1990, in Port Arthur, Texas. He attended P.S. 42, Channel View School of Research, M.S. 202, and Beach Channel High School. More...

Bernard Trotter

NYPD Auto Mechanic

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. More...

John M. Bachman


John M. Bachman, 89, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 9. Bachman was born in New York City, New York and was a longtime resident of Broad Channel. He served in the U.S. Navy in WWII and was a member of St. More...

Anniyah Alexandria Levant


Anniyah Alexandria Levant, Rockaway resident, died March 25. Levant was born August 17, 2008. More...

Dora Smith

Longtime Resident

Dora Smith, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 6. Smith was born April 28, 1933, in Sawyersville, Alabama. She became a Jehovah’s Witness in 1987. More...

Michael E. Tritschler


Michael E. Tritschler, 61, a 33-year Rockaway resident, died April 4. Tritschler was born February 11, 1949, in Manhattan, New York and worked for UPS for 38 years. He also served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. More...

Marie A. Wattley


Marie A. Wattley, a 38-year Rockaway resident, died April 13. Wattley was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and later moved to Rockaway, working as a clerk. Wattley was preceded in death by her husband, Peter J. More...

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