John J. McCrudden
John J. McCrudden, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 21.
McCrudden was born in Bronx, New York and has lived in Rockaway for the past 57 years. He worked as a sergeant for the New York City Police Department in the Legal Bureau Department Advocates Office.
McCrudden was preceded in death by his wife, Jane (nee Ferguson); daughter, Mary Teresa; brothers, James, Francis X and Daniel; sisters, Anna, Margaret, Marion and Edna.
He is survived by his sons, John J. Jr. and Robert; daughter, Mary Jane Fallon; ten grandchildren and three greatgrandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass will take place on Friday, February 24, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas More Church, Rockaway Point. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Valhalla, New York.