John Wieliczko, a longtime Rockaway resident, died October 7.
Wieliczko was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Rockaway 38 years ago from Canarsie. He worked as a security guard.
He is survived by his friends, Marilyn, Joanne Franchi, Diane and Nicholas Annese, Richard and Phyliss Phillips, Christina and Keoni Soto, George Napadamo, Jose Rivas, Greg Berliner, Angela Phillips and Sophia Soto.
Funeral arrangements and service were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. Interment followed at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, New York.