August 3, 2012 RSS feed / Obits

Napolean Battle

Security Officer

Napolean Battle, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 7. Battle was born in Brooklyn, New York on January 29, 1957. He was a security officer who lived in Rockaway for more than 10 years. More...

Anne Curley

Paraprofessional

Anne Curley, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 28. Curley was born in Edenton, North Carolina. She moved to Rockaway in 1966 from Brooklyn, New York and worked as a paraprofessional for P.S. 146. More...

William Rays Ellis

Chef

William Rays Ellis, 62, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 12. Ellis was born in Salisbury, North Carolina on December 3, 1949. He lived in Rockaway for 40 years while working as a chef. More...

Helen Jones Grant

Home Health Aide

Helen Jones Grant, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 28. Grant was born in Charleston, South Carolina on October 17, 1938. She was a Rockaway resident for 45 years and worked as a home health aide. More...

William Quadrozzi

Co-Founder And VP Quadrozzi Concrete

William Quadrozzi, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died July 31. Quadrozzi was born in Rockaway Beach. He was the co-founder and vice president of Quadrozzi Concrete Corporation in Arverne. He also served as a sergeant in the U.S. More...

Frank Buco

Mutual Clerk

Frank Buco, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 30. Buco was born in Manhattan, New York. He moved to Rockaway 17 years ago from Brooklyn, New York. Buco was a mutual clerk for the NYS Racing Association. More...

Jacqueline Dent

Homemaker

Jacqueline Dent, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 20. Dent was born in Bronx, New York on February 3, 1944. She lived in Rockaway for more than 40 years. More...

Cornelius Gallagher

Director

Cornelius Gallagher, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 30. Gallagher was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Rockaway 31 years ago. He was the director of the Department of Health and Human Services. He also served in the U.S. More...

Carrie Jarrells

Homemaker

Carrie Jarrells, 96, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 27. Jarrells was born in Crawfordville, Georgia and was a resident of Rockaway for more than 60 years. More...

Shawn Alexandria Smith

Home Attendant

Shawn Alexandria Smith, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died July 11. Smith was born in Far Rockaway on January 1, 1969. She worked as a home attendant. More...

Wellesley Williams

Franchise Owner

Wellesley Williams, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 8. Williams was born in St. Elizabeth, Jamaica. He was a Wise Potato Chip franchise owner and lived in Rockaway for 15 years. More...


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