Lifelong Aquebogue resident Emil A. Breitenbach died July 16. He was 85.
He was born Dec. 17, 1928, to Emil and Helena (Stakey) Breitenbach and after attending high school, worked as a farmer.
Mr. Breitenbach was predeceased by his wife, Lorraine and all of his siblings. He is survived by his daughters, Audrey Hazzard and Jane Lewin; his son, Emil Breitenbach; his longtime companion, JoAnn Ponzio; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will take place Sunday, July 20, at 1 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in East Moriches. Arrangements were handled by Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead. Cremation was private.
Memorial donations may be made to Christ Lutheran Church.