Virginia P. Furey
Virginia P. Furey, a longtime Rockaway resident, died February 20.
Furey was born in Manhattan, New York and moved to Rockaway 70 years ago. She was a bookkeeper. Furey was a member of the Columbiettes, St. Camillus Golden Age and St. Francis de Sales Sea Breeze clubs.
Furey was preceded in death by her husband, Ignatius; daughter, Patricia Coby; brother, Ronald Strauss; and sister, Dorothy Radigan.
She is survived by her daughter, Joan Palinkas (Kenneth); brother, Harry Strauss; grandchildren, John and Patricia Coby and James Palinkus; and son-in-law, Kenneth Coby.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Camillus Church, Rockaway Park. Interment followed at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, New York.