Grace Theresa Anderson
Grace Theresa Anderson, 83, a former Rockaway resident, died February 25.
Anderson was born in New York City on November 9, 1927 and later moved to Rockaway Beach to raise a family after marriage. She worked as a nurse’s aide at the Park Nursing Home and moved to Cambridge, New York in 1993.
Anderson was preceded in death by her husband, Edward.
She is survived by her children, Edward W. Anderson (Noelle) of Rockaway; Kathleen A. Mills (John), of Cambridge, New York; Thomas A. Anderson, who was Grace’s devoted caregiver, of Cambridge, New York; and Brian J. Anderson (Tara) of Broad Channel; grandchildren, Jason, Seamus and Rosemary Mills, Doree, Ryan, Edward and Ashley Anderson; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Edward Moore of Del Ray, Florida; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Ackley and Ross Funeral Home, Cambridge, New York. A memorial mass took place at St. Patrick’s Church, Cambridge, New York. Interment followed at Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, New York.