Geneva Minter, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 5.
Minter was born in Cumberland, Virginia on March 10, 1930. She was a member of St. John’s Baptist Church, Inwood, New York, where she served on the usher board.
Minter was preceded in death by her sisters, Irene Farrel and Sue Lee Minter; and brothers, Clyde, Richard and Raymond Minter.
She is survived by her sisters, Yvonne Minter and Jennie Milden; brothers, James Minter, Joseph Minter, Terry Minter, Thomas Minter and Junius Minter; godchild, Shanequa Minter; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. A funeral mass took place at St. John’s Baptist Church, Inwood, New York. Interment followed at Riverhead Cemetery, Riverhead, New York.