Memorial fund set up to help Goodale family

SCREENSHOT |  The Ben Goodale R.H.S. Memorial Fund had already neared its goal as of midday Thursday.

Former Riverhead High School classmates of Benjamin Goodale have started a memorial fund to help support the Goodale family.

Mr. Goodale, a Riverhead Town police officer, died suddenly of an apparent heart attack Tuesday morning. He was 42.

He leaves behind his wife Kathy and two young children, Rudy and Gavin, according to Kim Macri Wysoczanski, a classmate of Mr. Goodale’s who created a donation page for the family.

Those who wish to make a donation can click here.

As of noon today, more than $1,700 had been raised toward the $2,000 goal.

Click here for funeral arrangements.

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