Harold J. Wulforst

09/30/2011 3:15 PM |

Harold J. Wulforst of Calverton died Sept. 30 at Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead. He was 91 years old.

He was born July 3, 1920, in Floral Park, N.Y., to Frank and Mary Wulforst and had been a farmer in Calverton.

According to family members, he enjoyed traveling, gardening and the beach.

Predeceased by his wife, Margaret, in 1991, Mr. Wulforst is survived by six children: William, of Los Angeles; John, of Calverton; Ellen Stone of White Plains, N.Y.; Sharon, of Lindenhurst; Paul, of Riverhead; and Catherine, of Manorville. Also surviving are his brother, George, of Oyster Bay; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Visiting hours will take place Saturday, Oct. 1, from 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 2, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. Funeral services are set for 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 3, at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Riverhead. Interment will follow at St. John’s Cemetery, Riverhead.

Memorial donations may be made to St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church, 546 St. Johns Place, Riverhead, NY 11901.