Antonio Maurice Cutler

Antonio (Tony) Maurice Cutler of Riverhead died Dec. 9 after a brief illness. He was 43.

He was born Feb. 14, 1970, in Beaufort County, N.C., to Alondra Cutler and Fredrick Gibbs Sr. He relocated in 1980 to Riverhead, where he attended school and took culinary classes through BOCES.

Family members said Mr. Cutler enjoyed cooking and spending time with his uncle Buddy fishing, landscaping and working on cars. They said he also loved working at Post Stop Café in Westhampton Beach, which he continued to do until October 2013.

Predeceased by his mother, Mr. Cutler is survived by his father, of Germany; his stepfathers, Ivory Windley of North Carolina and Samuel R. Bright of South Carolina; his former wife, Dawn Cutler of Westhampton; four children, Zandra Clark, Antonio Maurice Jr. and Christen, all of Florida, and Devin Maurice Riddle of New Mexico; four siblings, Michelle Satchell and Terrell Windley, both of North Carolina, Tonya Robinson of New York and Trondell Windley of Pennsylvania; three granddaughters; his companion, Victoria Lunghi; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Arrangements were handled by Seay Memorial Chapel in Riverhead.