June 22, 2012 RSS feed / Obits

Sylvia Barrett

Homemaker

Sylvia Barrett, a longtime Rockaway resident, died May 22. Barrett was born in Cave Valley, Jamaica on March 18, 1929. Barrett was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley L. More...

Maria Dawe

Homemaker

Maria Dawe, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 16. Dawe was born in Brooklyn, New York and lived in Rockaway for 32 years. She was a member of St. Francis de Sales Church. Dawe was preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. More...

Leroy Durant Jr.

Security Officer

Leroy Durant Jr., a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 19. Durant was born in Sumter, South Carolina. He moved to Rockaway from Brooklyn, New York in 1986. He worked security for Lehman Brothers. More...

Lucrecia Ruiz

Homemaker

Lucrecia Ruiz, a former longtime Rockaway resident, died June 4. Ruiz was born in Las Marias, Puerto Rico on March, 15, 1927. She lived in Far Rockaway for 50 years before relocating to Florida in 2004. More...

Jesse Crawford

Handyman

Jesse Crawford, a longtime Rockaway resident, died May 25. Crawford was born in Aikens, South Carolina and lived in Rockaway for more than 30 years while working as a handyman. More...

Maureen Hogan Duggan

Former Resident

Maureen Hogan Duggan, a former Rockaway resident, died June 15. Duggan was born in Broad Channel on May 15, 1937. She was raised in Broad Channel and Rockaway Beach before relocating to Huntington, New York. More...

Kathryn E. Pierce

Paraprofessional

Kathryn E. Pierce, a longtime Rockaway resident, died June 18. Pierce was born in Brooklyn, New York. She moved to Rockaway 41 years ago from West Hempstead, New York. She worked as a paraprofessional for Beach Channel High School. More...


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