Charles E. Harrison Jr. of Riverhead died July 5, 2019 at his home. He was 88 years old.

He was born February 26, 1930 in Albany, New York to John and Geraldine Harrison.

He served in the U.S. Navy from 1951 to 1955. He married Joan Morpurgo in 1960.

He was an aircraft mechanic at Grumman Aircraft in Calverton. He was a member of the Riverhead Moose Lodge and St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church. In his spare time, he enjoyed golf and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchild.

Predeceased by his wife in 2006, he is survived by his children Charles E. III of New Jersey, Leslie Martinez of Riverhead, Stephanie Harrison of St. James, John E. of Riverhead, Kris M. of Georgia, nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

The family will receive visitors on Sunday, July 15 from 2 to 6 p.m. A funeral service is scheduled for Monday at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church. Interment will follow at Calverton National Cemetery.