2011-06-17 / Obits

Shakirah Raniya Langhorne

Lifelong Resident

Shakirah Raniya Langhorne, a longtime Rockaway resident, died May 31.

Langhorne was born in Far Rockaway. She was preceded in death by her father, Rahim Shakir Sutton Langhorne; brother, Cyrus Davis; grandparents, Kenneth Langhorne and Shirley Sutton; uncles, Nelson Sutton and Willie Lee Jenkins.

She is survived by her mother, Sharifa Davis; stepfather, Joseph Nelson; grandparents, Ruby Davis Grant and Ernest Grant; brothers, Rakeem Wilson,

Shomarii Williams, Quanelle Davis and Shakir Rahim Langhorne; sister, Savanna Nelson; aunts, Takeisha, Shamaine, Yvette, Lanette, Chinethia, Shakeia and Aisha; uncles, Ramel and Samel; godfather, Ellery (PeeWee); and the extended family from the Sunshine Children’s Rehabilitation home who loved and cared for her as their own; and special caregiver, Lisa Dellacorte.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Disposition took place at St. Michael’s Crematory, East Elmhurst, New York.

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