Michael J. Shields
Michael J. Shields, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 21.
Shields was born in Brooklyn, New York and lived in Rockaway for most his life while working as a driver for Quadrozzi Concrete.
Shields is survived by his wife, Jody Kenel Shields; son, Michael Jr.; brothers, Thomas, Paul, Kenneth and Steven; sisters, Patricia Gilbride, Susan Peach and Mary Anne Abbott.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’ Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor. Disposition remained private.