Hanna M. Lovett of Mattituck died at home Aug. 30, 2019. She was 109 years old.

Born May 22, 1910 in Ireland, she was the daughter of Daniel and Hannah (Moynihan) Riordan.

She worked as a baby nurse in New York City.

Predeceased by her husband Michael in 1996 and her children Michael Patrick Lovett and Agnes Healy, she is survived by her children: Eileen Browne of Florida, Mary Regan of Southold, Ann Lovett of Massachusetts and Daniel Lovett of Mattituck, and by her daughter-in-law Beth Lovett of Hopewell Junction, New York. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors on Tuesday, Sept. 3 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Mattituck. Interment will follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Siena House, 85 W. 168th St, Bronx NY 10452, attention Sr. Mary Doris; or Tolentine Zeiser Community Life Center, 2345 University Avenue, Bronx, NY 10468, attention Sr. Margaret McDermott.

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