Daniel Ruthinowski, a lifelong Riverhead resident, died Dec. 10 at his home. He was 51.
He was born Sept. 27, 1959, in Riverhead to Joseph and Frances (Stypulkowski) Ruthinowski.
He was a retired mechanic who had worked for the Town of Riverhead.
Mr. Ruthinowski is survived by his wife, Susan (née Underwood), and his siblings, Nancy Magee and Joseph, both of Riverhead, and Dianne Dlugolecky of Sarasota, Fla.
The family received visitors Dec. 13 at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. Funeral services were held Dec. 14 at St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead. Interment followed at the church cemetery.
Memorial donations may be sent to Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps, 1111 Osborn Ave., Riverhead, NY 11901 or Peconic Bay Medical Center, 300 Roanoke Ave., Riverhead, NY 11901.