Elmira J. Long
Elmira J. Long, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 8.
Long was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Rockaway 13 years ago from Dover Plains, New York. She worked as a supervisor and belonged to the St. Thomas More Rosary Society and Golden Age Club.
She is survived by her husband of 72 years, Michael T.; sons, Michael R. (Eileen) and Thomas M. (Anke); 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Thomas More Church, Rockaway Point. Interment followed at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale, New York.