March 7, 2014 RSS feed / Obits

Cyrus Bernard

Cabinet Maker

Cyrus Bernard, a cabinet maker, died on February 3rd at age 86.  More...

Rosie Lee Chandler

Park Nursing Home Employee

Rosie Lee Chandler, a park nursing home employee, died on February 3rd at age 76.  A Rockaway resident for more than 50 years, Chandler was a member of the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church and the Young Adult Choir and Gospel Chorus.  More...

Herbert D. Landon

Airline Worker

Herbert D. Landon, an airline worker for Pan Am and KLM, died on February 28th at the age of 81.  Raised in Bay Ridge, Landon moved to Rockaway in 1959 and passed away in South Carolina.  More...

Daniel T. Murphy

NYPD Police Officer

Daniel T. Murphy, an NYPD Police Officer, died on February 28th at age 64.  A 25-year resident, Murphy came to Rockaway from Brooklyn. A U.S. More...

Noime Suarez


Noime Suarez, a homemaker, died on February 1st at age 49.  A Rockaway resident for more than 20 years, Suarez is survived by her husband, three sons and four grand kids, Sebeairiah G Suarez 3rd, Thomas Anthony Suarez Jr., Julissa Noime Suarez a More...

Coleen Touhey


Coleen Touhey, a homemaker, died on February 27th.  A lifelong Rockaway resident, Touhey is survived by her father, Daniel “Danny” Magill; mother, Helen Magill; husband, James Tuohey; children, Taylor, James and Dylan; brother, Danie More...

Kevin Brown


Kevin “Papa Smurf” Brown, a dispatcher, died on February 10th at age 47.  A Rockaway resident for more than 10 years, Brown is survived by his mother, Marcela Brown; brothers, Saleem and Edward; sisters, Laverne and Lavorne; one niec More...

Rev.William Clark, Jr.


Rev. William Clark, Jr., a pastor, died on February 12th at age 49.  More...

Charlie Lewis

Court Clerk

Charlie Lewis, a Queens Court Officer, died on February 28th.  Coming from Gilboa, New York, Lewis was a12-year Rockaway resident. A Court Officer for 37 years, he was also a member of the Fraternal Order of Police.  More...

Frank Santora

Hospital Worker

Frank Santora, a Peninsula Hospital Center employee, died on March 4th at age 76.  A resident of Inwood, Santora worked at Peninsula Hospital for nearly 40 years. He was also a proud veteran of the US Army, 3rd Infantry Division.  More...

Wildora Taylor-Carter

NYC Board of Education

Wildora Taylor-Carter, a NYC Board of Education employee, died on February 18th at age 75.   More...

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