Mary M. Zaremba

07/05/2011 5:26 PM |

Longtime Riverhead resident Mary M. Zaremba died July 3 at the age of 86.

She was born April 30, 1925, in Mahanoy City, Pa., to James and Margret Gallagher. A high school graduate, she married Joseph S. Zaremba in Pennsylvania on Feb. 14, 1950. She was a self-employed seamstress.

Ms. Zaremba was predeceased by her husband in 1961, and her daughter, Pamela, in 2008. She is survived by her sons, Joseph, of Riverhead, Stephen, of East Moriches, and Dominick, of Aquebogue; and four grandchildren.

Visiting hours are set for Tuesday, July 5, 6 to 9 p.m., at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A service will take place Wednesday, July 6,  at 9:30 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Riverhead, followed by interment at the church cemetery.