George Berry

George Berry of Riverhead died May 1 at Stony Brook University Medical Center. He was 85.

He was born Dec. 6, 1925, in Powhatan, Va., and worked as a custodian at Hazeltine Corporation in Riverhead.

Predeceased by his wife, Pearl, in 1984, and his sister, Margaret, Mr. Berry is survived by his daughters, Leesa Allen, Mary and Joyce, all of Riverhead, and Margaret Henry of Massachusetts; his brother, Jimmy Matthews of New Jersey; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are in the care of Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead, where visiting hours will take place Thursday, May 5, from 6 to 8 p.m. Cremation will be private.