2010-06-04 / Obits

Gloria A. Farris

School Crossing Guard

Gloria A. Farris, 75, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 2.

Farris was born on August 15, 1934 in Brooklyn, New York and worked as a school crossing guard for 31 years, retiring in 1995. She and her family were Rockaway residents since 1960.

Farris was preceded in death by her husband, Carl and parents, Jack and Lillian Blue.

She is survived by her daughters, Pamela Shapiro and Teri Farris; sonin law, Ira Shapiro; and granddaughters, Stephanie and Rachel.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. Interment remained private.

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