Marie A. Farrell
Marie A. Farrell died on Feb. 11.
A Rockaway resident for more than 50 years, Farrell originally hailed from Marine Park, Brooklyn.
She was a teacher at Stella Maris for 30 years, a volunteer trustee at Brooklyn Jesuit Prep and was an active member of St. Francis de Sales Church.
Farrell is preceded in death by her husband, James Francis Farrell and her son, John Farrell.
She is survived by her children, Margaret Farrell (Robert Paxton), James Farrell (Christine), Kevin Farrell (Jessica); her brothers, Connell Boyle (Claire), Edward Boyle (Susan); her cousin, Sadie Melly (Colm); her 10 grandchildren and her 17 nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass was held on Feb. 14 at St. Francis de Sales Church.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach.