Carol Tansey, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died September 25.
Tansey was born in Rockaway Beach and worked as an office manager. She was preceded in death by her sister, Noreen Kesecker.
She is survived by her husband, John; sons, John and Robert; daughters, Jean Knab and Theresa Tansey; sisters, Eileen Smith, Joan McCarthy and Patricia Kimelman; and eight grandchildren
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. Visitation will take place at the funeral home on Friday, September 28, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. A funeral mass will take place on Saturday, September 29, at 9:45 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor. Interment will follow at St. John’s Cemetery, Middle Village, New York.