Jennie V. Macksel

Jennie V. Macksel of Riverhead died Jan. 22 at San Simeon by the Sound in Greenport. She was 100. 

The daughter of John and Caroline Sydlowski, she was born Jan. 22, 1917, in Riverhead.

Ms. Macksel was a homemaker who also worked on the farm.

Family members said she enjoyed shopping, cooking and working in the fields.

Predeceased by her husband, Samuel, in 1975 and a granddaughter, she is survived by her children, Dorothy Ann Jester of Southold and Raymond, of Riverhead; her brothers, Alex and Stanley Sydlowski; one grandchild; and two great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will take place at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, at St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead. Interment will follow at the church cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to North Fork Animal Welfare League.