Catherine Krugel, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 4.
Krugel was born in Brooklyn, New York. She moved to Rockaway 62 years ago from Inwood, New York. She worked as a dietary aide.
Krugel was preceded in death by her husband, Charles; and brother, John (Jack) Kelly.
She is survived by her daughters, Kathleen Krugel and Cheryl Nazario; sisters, Frances Janssen and Genevieve Gorman; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor. Interment followed at St. Mary Star of the Sea, Lawrence, New York.