Edward McHale, 64, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 27.
McHale was born on November 1, 1945 in Manhattan and worked as a handyman, living in Rockaway for more than 50 years.
McHale was preceded in death by his parents, Rita and James McHale; brothers, John, Jimmy, Joe, Michael and Arthur.
He is survived by his sisters, Rita Aulisio, Julia Russell and Debbie McHale; brothers, Frank, Patrick, Robert; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Meserole Funeral Home, Inwood, New York. A memorial service will take place on Saturday, May 15, at St. Camillus Church, Rockaway Park. Interment will take place at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale, New York.