Longtime East Rockaway resident Andrew Sarosy dies


Andrew Stephen “Skip” Sarosy died on Sept. 21.

Sarosy owned and operated Skip’s Marina in Oceanside for more than four decades and lived in East Rockaway.

Sarosy is survived by his wife, Patricia; his daughter, Diane Wilson (Dale); his grandchildren, Melissa and Robert Wilson and Jason Hizer; his brothers, Edward (Kathy), James (April), Mary O’Leary and Catherine Scherer (Michael); and his many nieces and nephews.

A funeral Mass for Sarosy was held on Oct. 9 at Saint Raymond Roman Catholic Church in East Rockaway.