Stella Gentile

Stella Gentile of Aquebogue died Jan. 1 at Peconic Bay Medical Center. She was 80.

Ms. Gentile was born Sep. 18, 1938, to Angela Salomoni and Giovanni Puzzo. 

She married Fabrizio Gentile and owned Fabrizio’s Restaurant in Greenport. 

Ms. Gentile is survived by her daughters, Mary Jo Petersen, Angela Gentile and Columbia Britt; her son, Carlo Gentile; her sister, Tina DiBlasi; her two brothers, Sebastian and Calogelo Puzzo; and five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. 

Visitation will take place Sunday, Jan. 6, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Tuthill-Mangano Funeral Home in Riverhead. 

Services will take place on Monday, Jan. 7, at 9:30 a.m., at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Riverhead followed by interment at St. John’s Cemetery. 

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