Bertha McKay, a native of Riverhead, died April 15 in Union City, Ga. She was 98.
The daughter of Stefan and and Helen Paskiewicz, she was born Nov. 8, 1915. She married Frank J. McKay June 29, 1940. They lived in Riverhead until 1978 and then retired in Englewood, Fla. Bertha moved to Georgia in 2005. (more…)
James R. Golden Sr. of Riverhead died April 13 at Riverhead Care Center. He was 82.
Mr. Golden was born June 15, 1931, in Riverhead to Viola Blanche (Homan) and John Golden. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1951 to 1955 as a an aviation machinist mate, 3rd class. Following his military service, he worked at Grumman in Calverton as an inspector. (more…)
Edward Mickaliger of Riverhead died April 14 at Riverhead Care Center. He would have celebrated his 101st birthday on April 15.
He was born April 15, 1913, in Riverhead to Martin and Catherine Mickoliger and, after serving in the military from 1942 to 1945, worked as a salesman for Carl and Bob’s in Riverhead. (more…)
John M. Urevich of Riverhead died April 11. He was 48.
John was born to John and Arlene Urevich and attended Riverhead High School. (more…)
Harold (Red) Ratcliff of Flanders died April 12 in Laurel. He was 76.
Mr. Ratcliff was born July 7, 1937, to William and Helen (Travis) Ratcliff. From 1954 to 1962, during the Korean War, he served as a U.S. Navy aviation machinist mate. Most recently, Mr. Ratcliff was employed as a truck driver by Montecalvo Inc., in Speonk. (more…)
Lifelong Riverhead resident Garrett W. Jackson died April 10 at his home. He was 60.
He was born May 13, 1953, in Riverhead to William and Virginia (Harris) Jackson and was employed by Stony Brook Hospital in tech support. (more…)
Walker (Sonny) Turner of Riverhead died April 3. He was 83. (more…)
Walter T. Chance of Greenport died April 1. at Eastern Long Island Hospital. He was 64. (more…)