August 10, 2012 RSS feed / Obits

Rudolph ‘Rudy’ Davis

U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran

Rudolph “Rudy” Davis died on August 6. Davis, who was born in Washington, North Carolina and who moved to Rockaway 46 years ago, was a sales associate with Kaufman Western Wear and Stable Equipment. More...

Peter Gerard Dolan

Administrator

Peter Gerard Dolan, 59, died on July 31. Dolan, an administrator, was a longtime resident of Rockaway and a graduate of St. Camillus School and Far Rockaway High School. More...

John David Perkins

Mail Clerk, IBM

John David Perkins, 73, died on July 11. Perkins, who was born in Arlington, Alabama, and lived in Rockaway for more than 25 years. Perkins was a mail clerk for the International Business Machine (IBM) company. More...

Jewel Wolfe

Nursing Home Aide

Jewel Wolfe died on July 15 at the age of 82. Born in Detroit, Michigan, Wolfe lived in Rockaway for the last years of her life. More...

Clifford DeLoach

U.S.Air Force Veteran

Clifford DeLoach died on July 24 at the age of 78. DeLoach, who was born in Hardeeville, South Carolina, and served 33 years in the U.S. Air Force, rising to the rank of sergeant, before coming to Rockaway, where he lived for more than 25 years. More...

Victoria Lopez

Seamstress

Victoria Lopez died on August 2. Lopez, born in Cayey, Puerto Rico, spent the last 40 years of her life in Inwood and Rockaway. She would have celebrated her 100th birthday on December 18. She was preceded in death by her husband, Catalino Santos. More...

Shawn Plummer

Student

Shawn Plummer died on July 13. Born in Brooklyn, Plummer lived in Rockaway for more than ten years. More...

Warren David Weiner

Salesman,Wave Correspondent

Warren Weiner, life-long Bayswater resident and long-time Wave correspondent, died on May 25. Weiner was born in the Rockaway Beach Hospital and attended Rockaway schools, including PS 44 and Far Rockaway High School before becoming a salesman. More...


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