Michael Gerard Spillane
Michael Gerard Spillane, a longtime Rockaway resident, died December 3.
Spillane was born in Manhattan, New York and lived in Rockaway for many years. He was a New York City Department of Sanitation employee and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War era.
Spillane was preceded in death by his father, Patrick.
He is survived by his mother, Sheila (nee Sullivan) Spillane; partner, Patricia Greaney; son, Ian Spillane; Donna Finn-Spillane (Mother of Ian); brothers, Patrick (Roberta), Timothy (Kathy)and John (Laura); sister, Ann Spillane; and five nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’ Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Camillus Church, Rockaway Park. Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, New York.