Louis Ernesto Echevarria of Riverhead died July 1 at the Veterans Administration hospital in Northport. He was 76 years old.
He was born Nov. 4, 1936, in New York City to Luis and Esther (Olivieri) Echevarria. He was a self-employed salesman.
Mr. Echevarria is survived by his companion, Carolyn Bauer of Riverhead; his daughter, Tracy Koerber of Pennsylvania; his brother, David, of upstate New York; two sisters, Gloria D’Angelo of Florida and Enid McCarthy of Seaford, N.Y.; and three grandchildren.
The family will receive visitors Friday, July 5, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, July 6, at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Hampton Bays, the Rev. Gerald Shelton Collins officiating.
Cremation arrangements are being handled by the funeral home.