Michael Elmore, 54, a longtime Rockaway resident, died September 5.
Elmore was born in New York, New York on April 22, 1956, worked in security and graduated from Far Rockaway High School.
Elmore was preceded in death by Geraldine Elmore and Ray Boldman.
He is survived by his brothers, Calvin Elmore of Peekskill, New York and Robert Louis Elmore of Inwood, New York; daughters, Sherry Thomas, Jalessa Woods and Marlla Woods; son, Carlton; one grandson; loving companion, Clara Woods; sisters-in-law, Allison and Angela; best friend, Gerri Allen; the Nile family, cousins, nieces, nephews and a host of wonderful friends and relatives.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Disposition took place at St. Michael’s Crematory, East Elmhurst, New York.