Carolyn Volovar Smith
Carolyn Volovar Smith, 59, a longtime Rockaway resident, died March 21.
Smith was born in Bronx, New York on July 16, 1951. She was a former summer resident of Rockaway who moved here full time at the age of 14.
Smith was preceded in death by her father, Charles Volovar and grandson, Joey Hill.
She is survived by her husband, Georgie Smith; daughter, Carmel Smith; mother, Vera Volovar; brother, Tommy Volovar; sisters, Stephanie Volovar Sautner, Mary Volovar, Helen Volovar Haggag (Essam), Cathy Volovar Kirk (Stephen); nephews and nieces, Richard, Carly , Adam, Dianna ,Stephen John, Brendan Thomas and Caitlyn Rose; aunts, Sister Lucy Houston, Helen Gavin and Dorothy DeVito (Joe); uncles, Thomas Houston( Barbara) and Arthur Houston; as well as many cousins and friends.
A memorial mass in her memory will be held on July 16 at 8:30 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church, Rockaway Beach.