Maurice Xavier De Florimonte
Maurice Xavier De Florimonte, 69, a longtime Rockaway resident, died November 21.
De Florimonte was born on July 1, 1941 in Sparandam, Laisance in Guyana. He worked as an electrical technician for more than 25 years after immigrating to the United States in 1967.
De Florimonte was preceded in death by his brother, Marcus De Florimonte and sister, Miriam Cole.
He is survived by his wife, Johannah De Florimonte; children, Deborah, Jason, and Venessa; grandchildren, Rhea and Rhasaan; great-grandchild, Angelina; sister, Mildred Stuart; nephews, Brian and Aubrey, Michael, Mandel, and Marcus; nieces, Lorraine and Anita Stanley; great-niece, Renee; sister-in-law, Patricia with nephews Michael, Marcus, Macdonald, and a host of in-laws, family and friends.
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.