July 4, 2014 RSS feed / Obits

Robert Walter Bond


Robert Walter Bond, a contractor, died on June 28.  A longtime Rockaway resident, Bond is preceded in death by his brother, Richard. He is survived by his brothers, William C. Bond Jr. More...

Estelle Edmond

Button Maker

Estelle Edmond, a button maker, died on June 18 at age 87.  A Far Rockaway resident for 60 years, Edmond was a member of the Senior Choir and served on the Pastor’s Aide Board of New Hope Baptist Church.  More...

Kimberly Ann Oliphant

Karate Instructor

Kimberly Ann Oliphant, a karate instructor, died on June 19 at age 31.  More...

Angel Rodriguez


Angel Rodriguez, a pressman, died on June 25.  A Rockaway resident for 40 years coming from Brooklyn, Rodriguez was a proprietor of a bodega on Beach 67th Street and a bus operator with Rivlab.  More...

Patricia Boothe

Legal Proofreader

Patricia Boothe, a legal proofreader, died on June 13 at age 59.  A Far Rockaway resident for 25 years, Boothe was the former managing editor of Herman Hall’s (publisher) Everybody’s Caribbean Magazine for more than 30 years.  More...

Charlie Leon Grant


Charlie Leon Grant, a custodian, died on June 16 at age 76.  More...

Irene Juarbe


Irene Juarbe, a housewife, died on June 16 at age 83.  An Arverne resident for 36 years, Juarbe is survived by her daughters, Marilyn, Mildred, and Maritza; grandchildren, Melissa, Miguel (Mikey), Mario, Alberto (Tito), Juan (Boobie), Johnathan More...

Louella Williams

Bus Driver

Loella Williams, a bus driver, died on June 16 at age 66.  A Far Rockaway resident for 25 years, Williams was a member of St. John Baptist Church in Inwood, where she served on the Church’s Jr. Usher Board, was Supervisor of the Jr. More...

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