In Loving Memory of John C. Groarke
Groarke, John C., on July 4, 2011. Beloved husband of the late Barbara Groarke. Survived by his loving children Debbie Groarke, Sean Groarke, Diane Groarke (Brendan Keane), and his beloved companion Elizabeth Manning. He was a graduate of Iona College, Class of 1947, and of St. John’s University School of Law. A well known attorney who practiced from his own firm in Maspeth, Queens until his retirement, he was also an Adjunct Professor of Law at St. John’s University until the time of his passing. He was an avid student of the history of the Maspeth and Middle Village communities where he lived and practiced, and was a Past President of the Juniper Park Civic Association. Funeral services were held at the Leo F. Kearns Funeral Home 61-40 Woodhaven Blvd., Rego Park, followed by Mass at St. Margaret’s Church and interment at Calvary Cemetery.