Phyllis Mackenzie

Phyllis M. Mackenzie of Riverhead died Jan. 24 at Suffolk Center for Rehabilitation in Patchogue. She was 82. 

She was born April 2, 1932, in Southampton to Phillip Curven and Ida (Worm).

Family members said she was a homemaker who enjoyed sewing and talking about the Bible.

Ms. Mackenzie is survived by her son, Bruce; her daughter, Robin Dawn Gordon; her brothers Edward and Theodore Curven; her sister, Patricia May; two grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her brother Wayne in 1988.

A memorial service will be held at noon, Saturday, Jan. 31, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Aquebogue. Cremation was private.

Arrangements were handled by Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead.