July 16, 2010 RSS feed / Obits

Dillip Binda

Construction Worker

Dillip Binda, 41, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 4. Binda was born in Paramaribo, Suriname and worked in construction. Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. More...

Elmer F. Duemig

Brewery Worker

Elmer F. Duemig, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 9. More...

John B. Ivey

Ship Welder

John B. Ivey, 77, a 19-year Rockaway resident, died June 26. Ivy was born on December 25, 1932 in Crawfordville, Georgia. He was a sergeant in the U.S. Army and worked as a ship welder in the Philadelphia Naval Yard until he retired. More...

Bridget A. Nee

Banquet Waitress Marriot Hotel

Bridget A. Nee, a 30-year Rockaway resident, died July 15. Nee was born in Rhue Tubbercurry Co. Sligo, Ireland. She worked for the New York City Marriot Hotel as a banquet waitress. More...

Maureen P. Ward

Former Vice President of CitiBank

Maureen P. Ward, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 9. Ward was born in Brooklyn, New York and became a longtime resident of Breezy Point and was affiliated with the Breezy Point Golden Age and the Quarter Century Club at CitiBank. More...

Richard S. Canavan

Machinist

Richard S. Canavan, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 12. Canavan had a lifelong connection to Rockaway and worked as a machinist. He was born in Brooklyn, New York. More...

Annemarie F. French

Homemaker

Annemarie F. French, a lifelong Rockaway resident born in Far Rockaway, died July 7. More...

Barbara Keller

Nurse

Barbara Keller, 65, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 4. More...

Damon L. Pontoon

Truck Driver

Damon L. Pontoon, 34, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died July 5. More...

Patricia S. Zito

Vice President of Chase Manhattan Bank

Patricia S. Zito, 71, a former Rockaway resident, died July 10. Zito was born on April 26, 1939 in Rockaway Beach and attended St. Francis de Sales and Stella Maris High School. She was a member of St. Timothy’s and The Villages in Florida. More...


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