Roy Namiotka

Roy “Smith” Namiotka of Jamesport died at Peconic Bay Medical Center Sept. 26 at the age of 81.

He was born in Riverhead on Oct. 21, 1928, to Joseph and Magdelena (Doroski) Namiotka and was a resident of Jamesport for the past 51 years.

Mr. Namiotka was a retired transportation foreman with the Riverhead Central School District and a longtime Riverhead Raceway driver.

Predeceased by his wife, Mary (nà e MacAslan) in 1974, he is survived by his daughters, Cathy Mangiamele, Jo-Anne Miller, Linda Reyer and Peggy; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Family received visitors Sept. 28 at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck. Interment was Sept. 29 at Jamesport Cemetery.