Former longtime Riverhead resident Russell J. Goodwin of Oxford, N.C. died Oct.5, at his
He was born June 22, 1935, and was a resident of Riverhead for 60 years prior to moving south.
Family members said he was an expert carpenter whose greatest love was farm life.
Mr. Goodwin is survived by his five children, Tom, Kathleen Luce, Patricia Goodwin, and Laurie Koplinka, all of Riverhead and Debra Goodwin of North Carolina
Funeral services were private.