Charles Bumble Jr.

11/13/2012 2:20 PM |

Lifelong Greenport resident Charles Bumble Jr. died Nov. 11 at his home. He was 74.

He was born May 30, 1938, to Charles and Anna (Huszek) Bumble. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1956 to 1959, achieving the rank AB2. He and his wife, Catherine, were married May 28, 1965.

He worked at Grumman Aerospace, retiring in 1993, and was a member of the Greenport Fire Department and the East Marion Gun Club.

Mr. Bumble is survived by his wife; his children, Anna Fiore of East Lyme, Conn., and Samantha, Cynthia and Charles III, all of Greenport; his siblings, Marie Zebrowski of East Marion, Lawrence, of Greenport, and Bruce, of Pasadena, Calif.

Visiting hours will be held at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport on Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., with a firematic service at 7:30 p.m. A funeral Mass will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at St. Agnes R.C. Church in Greenport, followed by burial at the church cemetery.

Memorial donations may be sent to Greenport Fire Department Rescue Squad or Eastern Long Island Hospital Emergency Room.