Amos Kemp, a longtime Rockaway resident, died March 4.
Kemp was born in Johnston, South Carolina on July 16, 1924. He worked for Fort Neck Sewer Corp. in Bay Shore, New York.
Kemp was preceded in death by his son, Melvin; three brothers and two sisters.
He is survived by his daughter, Ernestine; grandson, Isaiah; granddaughter, Sonya; a number of nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friend, Thelma Johnson.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment took place at Greenfield Cemetery, Uniondale, New York.