Mary E. Berry of Riverhead died there Aug. 6 at the age of 58.
She was born Nov. 15, 1953, in Richmond, Va., to Pearl Taylor and George Berry. A high school graduate, she worked as a clerk at Riverhead Free Library.
Family members said she loved reading and cooking and enjoyed talking to and helping people at the library.
She is survived by her son, Jamel Berry, of Riverhead and her sisters Joyce Berry and Leesa Allen, both of Riverhead, and Margaret Henry of Massachusetts.
A memorial service will be held Friday, Aug. 10, at 7 p.m. at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Aquebogue. Cremation will be private.
Arrangements were handled by Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead.