Edward L. Baran of Riverhead died Jan. 15 at Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead. He was 55.
The son of Henry and Genevieve Baran, he was born Oct. 4, 1961, in Flushing. He graduated from John Bowne High School in Flushing in 1979 and attended Suffolk County Community College.
Mr. Baran was the owner of Twin Forks Appliance Repair in Riverhead.
Family members said he enjoyed boating, fishing and traveling.
Predeceased by his parents and is survived his siblings, Elaine Holien of Florida, Stephen, of Florida and Anne Force of South Carolina.
Cremation was private. A memorial will be held at a later date.
Arrangements were in the care of McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead.