August 17, 2012 RSS feed / Obits

Mary Rita Ambery

(nee Redmond) Homemaker

Mary Rita Ambery, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 12. Ambery was born in the Red Hook neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. She moved to Rockaway 35 years ago. More...

Kevin Boyd

Packager

Kevin Boyd, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died August 6. Boyd was born in Far Rockaway on November 9, 1968. He was a packager. More...

Patrick J. Fitzgerald

Proprietor

Patrick J. Fitzgerald, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 11. Fitzgerald was born in Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland. He lived in Rockaway for 32 years coming from Brooklyn, New York. Fitzgerald served in the U.S. More...

Stacey Payne

Phlebotomist

Stacey Payne, a Rockaway resident, died August 5. Payne was born in Bronx, New York on June 23, 1983 and lived in Rockaway for the past five years. She worked as a phlebotomist. More...

David Thornton Jr.

Contractor

David Thornton Jr., a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 3. Thornton was born in Greensboro, Georgia on March 17, 1963 and lived in Rockaway for more than 20 years. He was a contractor. More...

Mario Bacchia

Longshoreman

Mario Bacchia, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 12. Bacchia was born in Italy and moved to Rockaway 20 years ago from Manhattan, New York. He was a retired longshoreman and served in the Italian Merchant Marines. More...

Kevin Dozier Sr.

John Hopkins Hospital

Kevin Dozier Sr., a Rockaway native, died August 3. Dozier was born in Far Rockaway on December 21, 1964 and lived in Rockaway for more than 30 years. He later moved to Baltimore, Maryland where he worked at Johns Hopkins Hospital. More...

Frances Mosner Pavlak

Homemaker

Frances Mosner Pavlak, a former Rockaway resident, died August 6. Pavlak was born in New York City on June 3, 1922. She was a Rockaway Park resident who moved to Connecticut in 1995 to be closer to her family. More...

Lonnie Robinson

Barber

Lonnie Robinson, a Rockaway native, died August 10. Robinson was born in Far Rockaway and lived here his entire life prior to moving to Boston, Massachusetts. He was a barber. More...

Rev. Nathaniel Scott Jr.

Former Resident

Rev. Nathaniel Scott Jr., a former Rockaway resident, died August 5. More...

Warren David Wiener

Salesman

Warren David Wiener, 74, lifelong Rockaway resident, died on May 25. Wiener was born in the Rockaway Beach Hospital on March 27, 1938. He attended Rockaway schools, including PS 43, PS 44 and Far Rockaway High School before becoming a salesman. More...


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