June D. Przepiora

01/04/2011 1:13 PM |

June D. Przepiora of Greenport and Riverhead died Dec. 29 at Riverhead Care Center. She was 63.

She was born June 2, 1947, in Nova Scotia to Matthew and Catherine (MacDonald) Young. Raised in Nova Scotia, she moved to the United States in 1968.

In July 1969, she married Victor Przepiora Jr. at St. Agnes R.C. Church in Greenport.

She worked as a nurse’s aide at Riverhead Care Center for 34 years.

Ms. Przepiora belonged to American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 273 in Riverhead and the Riverhead Moose Lodge. According to her family, she enjoyed visiting the casinos in Connecticut.

Predeceased by her husband in 1989, she is survived by her children, Donna Lieblein of Greenport and Michael and Anthony, both of Mastic Beach; her siblings, Francis, Joseph and Gregory Young and Margaret Hogan, all of Nova Scotia, and Marie Burda of Massachusetts; and three grandchildren.

Family received visitors Jan. 2 at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. Funeral services were held Jan. 3 at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Riverhead by Father Thomas Coby. Interment followed at Calverton National Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be sent to John’s Place c/o St. Agnes R.C. Church, 523 Front St., Greenport, NY 11944.