Michael J. Orlando

02/17/2014 2:35 PM |

Michael J. Orlando of Riverhead died Feb. 14 at Riverhead Care Center. He was 88. 

He was born Sept. 24, 1925, in Boston, Mass., to Thomas and Lucy (Puzzo) Orlando. Mr. Orlando served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 1946 as a photographer’s mate, 1st class. He had been employed as a certified public accountant for Pannell, Kerr and Forster.

Mr. Orlando is survived by his wife, Marion (née Hughes), of Riverhead; his daughter, Susan Menna of Rockville Centre, and his son, Thomas, of New Jersey; his sister, Maria Mauro of Nevada; and two grandchildren.

A funeral service will take place Thursday, Feb. 20, at 9:30 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Riverhead, Father Larry Duncklee officiating. Cremation will be private. Interment will take place at Calverton National Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements were handled by Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead.