Lamonte O. Woods
Lamonte O. Woods, a longtime Rockaway resident, died March 14.
Woods was born in Brooklyn, New York on September 20, 1967. He attended public schools in Far Rockaway, New York and graduated from Hempstead high school in Long Island, New York.
He is survived by his children, Adontah Jackson (Woods), Makasia Woods, Kiamani Woods, Jamal and Jahiem Woods and Albany Woods; sisters, Jessica Jones, Ernestine Woods, Jean Woods, Deborah E. Banks, Electra Wiggerton,
Sherrill Whittaker, Brownyn Woods and Laverne Boatwright; brothers, Ernest Woods and George Woods; brothers-in-law, Dennis E. Banks, Thomas Wiggerton, Leon Whittaker and Larry Boatwright; 27 nieces and nephews, 27 great-nieces and nephews and one great-great niece and a host of family and great friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment took place at Amityville Cemetery, Amityville, New York.