Steven Fessler, 44, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 8.
Fessler was born on December 30, 1966 in Brooklyn, New York, but grew up in Far Rockaway. He worked as a mechanic.
Fessler was preceded in death by his father, Dennis Fessler.
He is survived by Elizabeth Richardson; daughters, Kathleen and Savannah; son, Shane; brothers, Willie, Scott, and Richard; sister, Anne; and many family and friends.
Funeral arrangements remained private.