June 13, 2014 RSS feed / Obits

Teresa “Terry” Connolly


Teresa “Terry” Connolly, an entrepreneur, died on June 11, at age 75. Born in Roscommon, Ireland, Connolly lived in Rockaway for six years. More...

John Joseph Fitzpatrick

Elevator Electrician

John Joseph Fitzpatrick, a former employee of Local 3 Elevator Electrician’s Union, died on June 4 at age 50. A former Rockaway Beach resident, Fitzpatrick attended St. Camillus and Beach Channel High School. He later moved to South Carolina. More...

Irene Whalen


Irene Whalen (nee Rigsby), a receptionist, died on June 9. A local resident for 30 years before moving to Florida, Whalen is preceded in death by her husband, Kevin V. Whalen; brother, Gerard Rigsby and James J. More...

Robert J. Esposito

FDNY Firefighter

Robert J. Esposito, a firefighter for the FDNY, died on June 11. More...

Elliot Jordan

Maintenance Engineer

Elliot Jordan, a maintenance engineer, died on May 11 at age 51. A lifetime Rockaway resident, Jordan is preceded in death by his brother, Lewis Allen Jordan and grandfather, Julius Williams. More...

Ruth M.Verdon


Ruth M. Verdon, a retired secretary and claims adjuster for Commercial Union Insurance Co., died on June 5. More...

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