Charlotte Waters, 81, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 13.
Waters was born in Bayside, New York on September 19, 1928. She worked as a harness and cable maker and volunteered for Learning Leaders program in Queens.
Waters was preceded in death by her husband, Randolph P. Waters; sister, Helen Moody; brother, Leroy Smith; and grandchildren, Joanne and Monique.
She is survived by her children, Juanita, William, and Anthony; brother, John B. King (Noy); daughter-inlaw, Rose; grandchildren, Michele (Calvin Sr.), Kim (Jeffrey), Larry-Ta (Lisa), Medina, Ahli, William Jr. and Antonio; great-grandchildren, Isharay, Shereef, Darryl Jr., Calvin Jr, Michael, Larry Jr., Justin, and extended grandchildren; special friends, Jonathan and Ronnie; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment took place at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, New York.