Bruce Eric Hill

Lifelong Riverhead resident Bruce Eric Hill died May 11, 2024, at Peconic Bay Medical Center. He was 72.

Born July 22, 1951, he was the son of Cardell Hill (White). He graduated from Riverhead High School in 1970.

He was a longtime employee of Michael’s Liquors, working there from 1993 to 2018.

He was an avid football and basketball fan, the No. 1 fan of the Riverhead Blue Waves and a devoted family man.

Mr. Hill is survived by his wife of 37 years, Jane (Frisse) Hill; his daughters, Elizabeth, Andrea and Kathryn; sister Elizabeth; brother Frederick (Delores); sister-in-law Ann; his granddaughter, Madelyn; and a beloved extended family of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

The family will receive visitors Friday, May 17, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral service will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Riverhead Cemetery.

This is a paid notice.