Kenneth F. Shea
Kenneth F. Shea, a 41-year Rockaway resident, died September 1.
Shea was born in Queens, New York and moved to the Rockaways 41 years ago.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving in the Korean War. He was a member of the Rockaway Point Volunteer Fire Department, active in the Rockaway Point Summer Basketball League and member of the “Tin Can Sailors.”
He is survived by his wife, Marguerita Flood Shea; son, Kenneth S.; brother, James; and sister, Maureen Sullivan.
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. Thomas More Church, Rockaway Point on Saturday, September 4 at 9:30 a.m.