Eileen Marie Kavanagh
Eileen Marie Kavanagh, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 3.
Kavanagh was born in Manhattan, New York. She moved to Rockaway in 1967 from Bronx, New York. She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, William.
She is survived by her sons, William Jr. (Camille) and Brian; daughter, Kerry Kavanagh Polizzi (Joseph); sisters, Patricia, Barbara, Belinda, Emily, Elizabeth and Lorraine; grandchildren, Brian, Kristy, Shaun, Victoria, Deirdre and Katie; great-grandchildren, Alisha, Ashliegh, Makayla, Kaylee, Paddy, Tristan, Sofia and Ethan; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. Visitation will take place at the funeral home on Friday, July 6, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. A funeral mass will take place at St. Camillus Church, Rockaway Park, on Saturday, July 7, at 10 a.m.