Daniel Vaughn, a 30-year Rockaway resident, died September 1.
Vaughn was born in Clifden, Co. Galway, Ireland and moved to Rockaway 30 years ago from Brooklyn. He was a warehouse worker.
Vaughn was preceded in death by his brother, Martin; sisters, Ann Corke and Eileen Lee.
He is survived by his wife, Maura Nee Vaughan; son, Daniel (Christina); daughters, Geraldine Vaughan and Mary Sullivan (Patrick); sisters, Mary Lynch, Margaret Ward, Pat Buckley, Agnes Coyne and Noreen Williams; grandchildren, Patrick and Brendan Sullivan, Brianna, Kate, Sarah and Maeve Vaughan.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’ Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. Visitation will take place Friday, September 3, from 2 pm. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. A funeral mass will take place at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor on Saturday, September 4 at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Newtown, Connecticut.