Daniel R. Goodale

Lifelong Riverhead resident Daniel R. Goodale died Oct. 5 at Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead. He was 37. 

He was born Oct. 21, 1977, in Southampton to Harold and Margaret (Hildreth) Goodale.

Mr. Goodale attended Riverhead High School, where he was a member of the wrestling team. He later worked as a construction worker in the Riverhead area.

Family members said he enjoyed spending time with his son, Luke.

Predeceased by his brother Ben, Mr. Goodale is survived by his mother, Margaret, of Riverhead; his father and stepmother, Harold and Penny, also of Riverhead; his son, Luke, and Luke’s mother, Karen Berry; his brothers Harold III, Timothy, Andrew and Charles; his grandmother, Gene Goodale; and his grandfather, Howard Hildreth.

The family will receive visitors Friday, Oct. 9, from 4 to 7 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral service will take place at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, at Old Steeple Community Church in Aquebogue. Cremation will be private.