June 4, 2010 RSS feed / Obits

Arlene V. Boyle

Proprietor

Arlene V. Boyle, a 22-year Rockaway resident, died May 31. Boyle was born in Brooklyn, New York and was president and proprietor of A&B Dial-A-Van Ambulette Company. More...

Mamie B. Keaton

Former Resident

Mamie B. Keaton, a former Rockaway resident, died May 27. Keaton was a longtime Far Rockaway resident who recently moved to McDonough, Georgia. She was a civil rights activist and well known to many in Queens, New York. More...

James Thomas Sr.

Mechanical Technician

James Thomas Sr., 77, a longtime Rockaway resident, died May 19. Thomas was born on April 18, 1933 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He worked as a mechanical technician and was a resident for more than 45 years. More...

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. More...

Doris Stoudemire

Domestic Worker

Doris Stoudemire, 79, a longtime Inwood resident, died May 20. Stoudemire was born on November 14, 1930 in Branchville, Virginia and was a domestic worker. She was a member of the Lawrence Baptist Church where she served on the senior choir. More...

Rosa L. Washington

Receptionist

Rosa L. Washington, 57, a lifetime Rockaway resident, died May 18. Washington was born on September 4, 1952 and worked as a receptionist. More...


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