Maureen Clarke, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 2.
Clarke was born on October 18, 1946 in Georgetown, Guyana. She lived in Rockaway Beach for 25 years and worked as a domestic aide.
She is survived by her husband, George Eustace Clarke; children, Cleveland Clarke, Dionne Clarke-Benjamin (Edward), Leese Clark (Michelle); brother, Morris Hendricks; grandchildren, Adeline, Rushanna, Alex Joanna, Jada, Kimani, Michael and Matthew; great granddaughter, Shanea; niece, Merle-Ann Hendricks and her daughter, Deanna: nephew, Morris Tshaka Hendricks and his children, Margaret, Elizabeth and Marissa; sister-in-law, Alice and her children; cousins, Grace in Canada, Ann, Lynette, Nita, Jean and others from Agricola, Guyana.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment remained private.