Eleanor G. Czerniawski

Eleanor G. Czerniawski of Riverhead died Jan. 8 at her home. She was 97. 

The daughter of Henry and Tessie (Sujeski) Goozda, she was born Nov. 8, 1919 in Baiting Hollow. She graduated from Riverhead High School in 1938.

She married Jeffry Czerniawski in 1941 in Wading River.

Ms. Czerniawski worked as a teller at Franklin National Bank in Riverhead.

Family members said she enjoyed gardening, crossword puzzles and reading.

Predeceased by her husband in 2011, Ms. Czerniawski is survived by her sister, Helen Tyska of Calverton and nieces and nephews.

The family will receive visitors Thursday, Jan. 12, from 9 to 11 a.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral service will follow at 11 a.m at the funeral home. Interment will take place at St. Isidore R.C. Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to a charity of the donor’s choosing.