Lifelong Riverhead resident Carole B. Gatz died May 22 at The Hamptons Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton. She was 73.
Born Oct. 29, 1938, to Marion and Stanley Adamczewski, she was a homemaker for most of her adult life.
Predeceased by her husband, Frank, in 2001, she is survived by her children, Mark, of Hampton Bays, Bruce, of Greenport, and Michelle Danowski of Florida; her sister, Joan Schafer of Quogue; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive visitors Thursday, May 24, from 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday, May 25, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A service will be held Saturday, May 26, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead, followed by interment at the church cemetery.