April 23, 2010 RSS feed / Obits

Mary Ann Dye-Rochford

Registered Nurse

Mary Ann Dye-Rochford, 79, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 8. Dye-Rochford was born on January 14, 1931 in Winston Salem, North Carolina and was a registered nurse at Queens General Hospital until she retired in 1993. More...

Eleanore C. McMahon nee Pfundstein

Secretary

Eleanore C. McMahon, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 16. McMahon was born in Jamaica, New York and worked as a secretary. She was a 75-year Rockaway resident coming from West New York, New Jersey. More...

Bernard Trotta

NYPD Auto Mechanic

Bernard Trotta, 80, a Rockaway Point summer resident, died April 8. Trotta 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 F. Tynan

NYPD Police Officer

John F. Tynan, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 19. Tynan was born in Manhattan and later moved to Rockaway. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and later became a New York City Police officer. More...

Anthony Robert Baez

Security Guard

Anthony Robert Baez, 41, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 11. Baez was born on December 2, 1968 in Queens, New York and worked as a security guard. Baez was preceded in death by his father, Antonio Baez; and brother, Melvin Baez. More...

Victoria Giordano

Milliner

Victoria Giordano, a 20-year Rockaway resident, died April 20. Giordano lived in Rockaway Park and owned a ladies hat business for many years in Brooklyn, New York. More...

Benjamin Martin

Master Barber

Benjamin Martin, 83, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 8. Martin was born on November 10, 1926 in Ebro, Florida. He served in the U.S. Army and later worked as a barber. More...

Mary M. Moogan

Secretary

Mary M. Moogan, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 17. Moogan was born in Ireland and moved to Rockaway more than 45 years ago from Brooklyn, New York. More...

Patricia O’Brien

Printer

Patricia O’Brien, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 16. O’Brien was born in Manhattan and moved to Rockaway 37 years ago. She worked as a printer and volunteered at St. More...

Jerome Trepel

Proprietor

Jerome “Jerry” Trepel, 88, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 3. Trepel was born on October 12, 1921. He owned and operated Beach Cleaners on Beach 116 Street. He graduated from P.S. 114 and Far Rockaway High School. More...


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