Emilio R. Andreotta of Calverton died Oct. 24, 2018 at Peconic Bay Medical Center. He was 90 years old.

Born in Connecticut on June 2, 1928, he was the son of emilio and Marie Andreotta.

He was a graduate of John Adams High School in Ozone Park and served in the U.S. Army in 1950-1951. He married Marta Sobieski in 1958. He worked as a letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service in Floral Park. In his spare time, he enjoyed golf and cooking.

In addition to his wife of 60 years, he is survived by his children David of Connecticut, Patricia of Calverton, Mark of Holbrook and Karen Mowdy of Laurel, He is also survived by his sister Anita Dantone of New Jersey and by seven grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors on Sunday, Oct. 28 from 2 to 6 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. A funeral Mass will be held on Monday, Oct. 29 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Isidore Church. Interment will follow at Calverton National Cemetery.