Vera Overstreet, 70, a longtime Rockaway resident, died November 21.
Overstreet was born in Queens, New York on October 28, 1941. She worked as a bookkeeper.
Overstreet was preceded in death by her husband, James; mother, Leila Cann; son, Daryl; daughter, Alberta; and mother-in-law Alberta Mims.
She is survived by her son, James; daughter, Sandra Proto; son-in-law, Robert Proto; sister, Shawn Pamela Knight; brother-in-law, Rashiem Knight; aunt, Elizabeth Brown; sistersin law, Mary Overstreet and Chester Backus; granddaughters, Shana, Alberta and Nicole; grandson, James Ian; and many cousins, nieces, nephews and good friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment followed at Washington Memorial Cemetery, Mount Sinai, New Jersey.