Paul Joseph Irizarry
Paul Joseph Irizarry, a longtime Rockaway resident, died October 7.
Irizarry was born in Harlem, New York on June 30, 1954. He resided in Rockaway for more than 40 years and worked as a printer.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Baez; daughters, Angela and Pauline Irizarry; grandchildren, Junior, Larry and Cordae; sisters, Norma and Anna; brothers, Sonny and Eddie; sisters-in-law, Lisa, Dorie and his favorite Patty; brothers-inlaw, Jose and James; nieces and nephews, William Andros, Alex, Sammy, Cooney, Isisah, Christine, Schneequa and Leslie and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends, Debra, Papo, Lupe and Donald.
Funeral arrangements and service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment took place at Trinity St. John’s Cemetery, Hewlett, New York.