Lina Boone, 87, a longtime Rockaway resident, died September 18.
Boone was born in August 18, 1922 in Virginia. She worked as a home health care attendant.
She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Vernon E. Boone; sisters-in-law, Rebecca Davis, Sadie Boone and Mable Dixon of New York; Bar-bara Hart, whom she cared for like a daughter; adopted granddaughter, Shakira Hart; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. A funeral mass took place at Community Church of the Nazarene, Far Rockaway. Interment took place at Greenfield Cemetery, Hempstead, New York.