February 8, 2013 RSS feed / Obits

Joann F. Atkins/Agosto

Homemaker

Joann F. Atkins/Agosto, a homemaker/ catering business owner, died on January 28th at age 49. Born in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, Atkins/Agosto was raised in Rockaway. More...

Michael P. Darmody

Bridge Painter

Michael Patrick Darmody, a bridge painter, died on December 14, 2012 at age 50. Darmody was a Rockaway resident for more than 35 year. More...

Geneva S. Griffith

Homemaker

Geneva Sanatha Griffith, a homemaker, died on January 22nd at age 84. A Rockaway resident for more than 40 years, Griffith is survived by her brothers, Cave Tobin and Rev. More...

William H. Kessler

Self Employed

William H. Kessler died on February 2nd. A Rockaway resident for more than 50 years, Kessler was a member of the Knights of Columbus and he was active in the St. Francis de Sales Youth Club. More...

Warren C. Metz

Plumber

Warren C. Metz, a plumber, died on January 23rd at age 58. A lifelong Rockaway resident, Metz graduated from Far Rockaway High School. He is preceded in death by his parents, James Francis Metz and Irene Metz and his brother, Thomas. More...

Tomasa Cruz

Seamstress

Tomasa Cruz, a seamstress, died on January 22nd at age 86. A Rockaway resident for more than 30 years, Cruz is preceded in death by her husband, Ignacio and her sons, Rafael and Alexander. More...

LeNora A. Foulks-Wilmore

Key Puncher/ Operator

LeNora Avery Foulks-Wilmore, an IBM key puncher/operator, died on January 30th at age 79. More...

Margaret Forth

Margaret Forth died on January 30th. Coming from Baldwin, NY, Forth was a Rockaway resident for more than 30 years. She is preceded in death by brothers, Michael and Daniel Forth. More...

Paul E. Johnson

Clerk

Paul Evans Johnson, a clerk, died on January 27th at age 54. A Rockaway resident for more than 30 years, Johnson was a member of St. John’s Baptist Church in Inwood, NY. He is preceded in death by his father, Edward Johnson Sr. More...

Frances M. Magoolaghan

Homemaker

Frances M. Magoolaghan, a homemaker, died on February 1st at age 94. Magoolaghan, a longtime Broad Channel resident, had a deep devotion and strong connection to St. Virgilius Church, which she supported her whole life. More...

Francis Stephan

Carpenter

Francis Stephan, a Local 45 carpenter, died on January 31st. A longtime Rockaway resident, Stephan served with the US Marine Corp during the Vietnam Era and he was a member of the American Legion Local Post. More...


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