Former Riverhead resident Lillian E. Tressler of Granville, N.Y., died Dec. 12. She was 89.
She was born June 19, 1921, in New York City to Joseph and Judith (Calleja) Zahra. She was a homemaker who greatly enjoyed being with her family.
Predeceased by her husband, Darwin, Ms. Tressler is survived by her children, Dorothy Hanks of Seattle, Wash., and Robert, of Hebron, N.Y.; her brother, Frank Zahra of Florida; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Services and burial will be held in the spring. Arrangements are being handled by McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead.