Dorothy Scudder

Dorothy Scudder of Riverhead died Nov. 22 at Stony Brook University Hospital. She was 68.

She was born May 1, 1945, in the Bronx, N.Y., to Angelo and Helen Strazzo. After graduating from high school, she became an insurance broker at C.H. Edwards in Farmingdale. Family members said she enjoyed knitting.

Ms. Scudder was predeceased by her husband, James, in 2010 and is survived by her son, also James, of Riverhead and three grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors Tuesday, Nov. 26, from 4 to 7 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. Cremation was private.