Former Riverhead resident Patricia V. Linton Young of East Hampton died Dec. 8 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Port Jefferson. She was 59.
The daughter of George and Trudy Linton, she was born May 14, 1956, in Riverhead.
Ms. Young attended Riverhead High School and worked as a postal clerk in East Hampton. Family members said she loved animals.
Predeceased by her parents, she is survived by her children, Brandon and Lisa and her sister Doris (Dan) Griffin.
A graveside service will take place at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 21, at Jamesport Cemetery. Pastor Bell will officiate.
Memorial donations may be made to Kent Animal Shelter in Calverton.
Arrangements were entrusted to Tuthill-Mangano Funeral Home in Riverhead.