Martha J. Matulewski

06/10/2010 12:00 AM |

Martha J. Matulewski of Riverhead died June 6 at her home. She was 86.

She was born March 15, 1924, in Mattituck to Bruno and Josephine (Supronowicz) Lonski. She was raised in Mattituck and later moved to Riverhead, where she attended school.

In 1942, she married William Golembeski at St. Isidore R.C. Church in Riverhead. He died in 1976. In 1988, she married Henry Matulewski in Center Moriches.

Ms. Matulewski worked as a secretary for the Suffolk County Department of Health for over 25 years. She was a member of St. Isidore R.C. Church and of the Rosary Society there. She also belonged to the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Post 273, and was a former member of the Center Moriches Garden Club. According to her family, she enjoyed gardening, needlework, crocheting and traveling.

Predeceased by her second husband in 2005 and a son, William Golembeski Jr., in 1979, Ms. Matulewski is survived by her son Stanley Golembeski of Hilo, Hawaii, and her sister, Sophie Aschenbach of Riverhead.

Family received visitors June 9 at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. today, Thursday, June 10, at St. Isidore R.C. Church. Interment will follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Center Moriches.

Memorial donations may be sent to East End Hospice, P.O. Box 1048, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978.