Bernice Harmon, 75, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 14.
Harmon was born on September 6, 1934 in Bessemer, Alabama. She was a social worker and member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses, Inwood, New York.
Harmon was preceded in death by her husband, Jake Harmon; and siblings: Mattie-Peart Snyder, Willie Taylor, Janey Carey, Eunice Carey, and Louise Carey.
She is survived by her daughter, Deborah; sisters, Elizabeth Williams, Mavis Carey, and Dorothy Tart; cousins, Catherine Carson; nieces, Wilma Jean Taylor, Yolanda Williams, Vanessa Williams, Darlene Tolbert and Emma Tart; and many other nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment took place at Long Island National Cemetery, Pinelawn, New York.