2011-10-14 / Obits

Roy C. Drinankle

Lifelong Resident

Roy C. Drinankle, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died October 6.

Drinankle worked for Colletta Scrap since age 14. He was often seen in Ralph’s Diner on Mott Avenue and was an avid Rockaway beach lover.

He is survived by his wife, Alice; daughters, Andrea and Justine; son, Roy Jr.; siblings, nieces, nephews and a host of other family and friends.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. A funeral mass was held at St. Mary’s Star of the Sea Church, Far Rockaway.

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