Thelma L. Walters
Thelma L. Walters, 72, a longtime Rockaway and Broad Channel resident, died January 28.
Walters was born on September 8, 1938 in Springfield Gardens, New York. She was a social worker who moved to Rockaway in 1951 and later to Broad Channel in 1959. She belonged to the American Legion, St. Virgilius Church and the Broad Channel Golden Age Society.
Walters was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Walters and sister, Marion Killen.
She is survived by her daughter, Samantha (Walters) Vought (Christopher); grandchildren, Christopher and Sydeny Vought; son, Jonathan Walters (Jennifer); grandchildren, Amber, and Cali Walters; brother, Michael Hansen (Theresa); and sister, Robin Young (Kevin).
Funeral arrangements remained private.