Nancy Farrell, 86, died on March 25 at her daughter’s home in Inwood, Long Island.
Born in Ireland, she worked for many years as a nurse’s aide at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway and was a longtime Rockaway resident.
She attended St. Mary’s Star of the Sea School and Far Rockaway High School.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Farrell, and by two sons, Peter Farrell and Daniel Farrell.
She is survived by her daughter, Eileen Schell of Inwood, and her sons John Farrell of Virginia, Kevin Farrell of Islip (Long Island) and Stephen Farrell of Manhattan, her sister, Mary Hoey of New Jersey as well as nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Meserole Funeral Home in Inwood, Long Island.