Dorothy K. McGinness

07/18/2014 11:16 AM |

Dorothy K. McGinness of Riverhead died July 16 at Oak Hollow Nursing Home in Middle Island. She was 89. 

She was born April 7, 1925, in Queens to Katherine (Synder) and Herman Mayer and was a housewife and homemaker.

Ms. McGinness was predeceased by her husband, William, in 1999 and is survived by her sons, William, of Aquebogue, Robert, of Pennsylvania, James, of Bellport; her daughter, Patricia Morgan of Pennsylvania; her brother, John Mayer of Florida; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors Sunday, July 20, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead. Burial will take place Monday, July 21, at 11 a.m. at Calverton National Cemetery.