William Mailander

William Mailander died Oct. 27 at the Acadia Center in Riverhead. He was 93.

He was born in Cristobal, Panama, Oct. 19, 1925, to Lorenza (Raven) and William Mailander.

A high school graduate, he served in the U.S. Navy and worked as a registered nurse at Nassau County Medical Center in East Meadow.

Predeceased by his wife, Paula, and his nephew John, Mr. Mailander is survived by his sisters, Martha, Marcella and Joanne; his brother, Neil; his nephew Salvatore (Roxanne) Tavano III and their children, Salvatore IV, Michael and Rose; his niece Elwanda and her sons, Robbie and Tom; his nephew William (Nancy) and their children, Hope and Will; his niece Diane; his nephew Joe (Byron); his nephew Mark (Linda) and their children, Levi and Leanne; and Karen and Jamie, children of his late nephew, John; and five great-grandnieces and -nephews.

Visiting hours took place Oct. 29 at Tuthill-Mangano Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral service was held Oct. 30 at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Riverhead. Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery.

This is a paid notice.