August 31, 2012 RSS feed / Obits

Ramisha Bailey

Security Guard

Ramisha Bailey, a lifelong Far Rockaway resident, died August 19. Bailey was born in Far Rockaway on September 23, 1976 and worked as a security guard. She was a member of the Ebenezer Baptist Church of Bronx, New York. More...

Arthur P. De Groff

Maintenance

Arthur P. Groff, 56, a Rockaway Beach native, died August 8. Groff was born in Rockaway Beach but moved to Inwood, New York in 1984. He worked for the Village of Hewlett Bay Park. More...

Mary Lois Doyle

Lady Attendant

Mary Lois Doyle, 80, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 26.Doyle was born in Brooklyn, New York on August 24, 1932. She was a 35- year resident of Belle Harbor and Breezy Point. More...

Brenda Suslak

Broker

Brenda Suslak, 76, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died August 20. Suslak was born in Brooklyn, New York on May 19, 1936. More...

William W. Tufts, Sr.

WWII Veteran

William W. Tufts, Sr., 87, the father of Rockaway Park resident, Mary Tufts, died August 20. Tufts was born in Farmington, New Hampshire on October 2, 1924. He was a resident of Hicksville, New York and worked as a letter carrier for More...

Vernice Credell

Verizon Phone Company

Vernice Credell, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 19.Credell was born in Brooklyn, New York on July 25, 1943. She worked for Verizon Phone Company and lived in Rockaway for 15 years. More...

Luzette DeFaria

Administrative Aide

Luzette DeFaria, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 22. DeFaria was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved from the Brownsville neighborhood to Rockaway 35 year ago. She worked as an administrative aide for the New York City Transit Police. More...

Jane Geraghty

Personnel Director

Jane Geraghty, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 24. Geraghty, a Queens native, lived in Rockaway for more than 65 years. She was the personnel director for St. John’s Residence For Boys. More...

Brian Thomas Trahey

Carpenter

Brian Thomas Trahey, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died August 27. Trahey was born in Brooklyn, New York. He was a carpenter who also belonged to the Roxbury Mayor’s Committee and Roxbury Softball League. More...


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