Francis Tillinghast, formerly of Greenport, died May 31 at the Riverhead Care Center. He was 83.
Born Oct. 17, 1928, in Philadelphia to William and Mabel (Nichols) Tillinghast, he had worked as an orderly at Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport.
He is survived by his cousin, William F. Tillinghast Sr. of West Babylon.
A graveside service will be held Monday, June 4, at 2 p.m. at St. Agnes R.C. Cemetery in Greenport.
Arrangements were handled by Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue.