August 20, 2010 RSS feed / Obits

Ronald P. Driscoll

Sales Director

Ronald P. Driscoll, a 35-year resident of Rockaway, died on August 18. Born in Manhattan, Driscoll served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam era. He went on to work for the Central Intelligence Agency as an intelligence analyst. More...

John ‘Jack’ F. Sullivan

Port Authority Mechanic

Longtime Breezy Point resident John “Jack” F. Sullivan died on August 13. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam era and went on to work for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey as a mechanic. More...

Mary Agnes Walsh

Financial Investigator

Mary Agnes Walsh, a 50-year resident of Rockaway, died on August 12 at the age of 86. Born in the Bronx, Walsh worked as a financial investigator for St. John’s Episcopal Hospital. She was a member of the Columbi- ettes and of the St. More...

Frances May Strining

Telephone Operator

Frances May Strining, 92, died at the Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip on August 10. Born in Rockaway, Strining moved to Long Island 12 years ago. More...

Muriel Sweeney

FBI Administrative Assistant

Longtime Rockaway resident Muriel Sweeney died on August 16. Sweeney was born in Manhattan and worked as an administrative assistant for the Federal Bureau of Investigation in New York City. She is survived by her brother, George Webster. More...

Janis Paine Ward

FRHS Graduate

Janis Paine Ward, 93 died at her Lawrence, Long Island home on August 14. Ward was raised in Far Rockaway and lived in that community for the first 42 years of her life. More...


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