Mary E. Harte
Mary E. Harte, a 38-year Rockaway resident, died December 20.
Harte was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Rockaway from the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn. She was a member of Post 260 VFW Ladies Auxiliary (Broad Channel), Social Director at Park and Promenade Nursing Homes and wrote poetry, music and songs.
Harte was preceded in death by her husband, Bartholomew G. and son, Daniel.
She is survived by her children, Maryanne Boyle, Thomas, John, Dianne Marshall, Carolynne Sehn, Bartholomew, Dennis, Anne Harte, Denise Craig, Barbara Pazienze, Kathleen Gerke, Dawn Harte and Adrienne Bradford; 28 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’ Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Virgilius Church, Broad Channel. Interment followed at Fresh Pond Cemetery, Middle Village, New York.