Rosemarie Cavanaugh, 78, a longtime Rockaway resident, died May 25.
Cavanaugh was born December 1, 1932 in Brooklyn, New York. She was an active participant in the Catholic Charities Day Program of Far Rockaway for more than 30 years.
She is survived by her sister, Theresa Cavanaugh of New York City; Lurline Echevestre, Estella Jackson-Bernard and Ann Tilley; roommate, Lisa Edwards; and many friends and staff of the Catholic Charities Mental Health Day Program in Far Rockaway.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment took place at Silvermount Cemetery, Staten Island, New York.