James “Buddy” Lennon, a police officer, died on July 17th.
A Rockaway Park resident for 82 years, coming from Brooklyn, Lennon served in the U.S. Navy and retired from the Brooklyn Criminal Court in 1982.
He is preceded in death by his brothers, Thomas and Edward and his sister, Margaret Miller. He is survived by his wife, Maureen Lennon; children, Jeanne Rutter (Ron), Barbara Sanicola (Rob), Edward Lennon (Donna), James Lennon (Maria), Eileen Lennon, Daniel Lennon (Gina), Stephen Lennon (Maureen), Timothy Lennon (Kim) and 22 grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home in Rockaway Beach.