John M. DiVello

06/17/2013 3:42 PM |

John M. DiVello of Mattituck died June 17. He was 80 years old.

Mr. DiVello, the founder of Mattituck Sanitation, was a former Southold Town Trustee, former Mattituck Fire Department commissioner and a member of the Mattituck Lions Club, Mattituck Gun Club and the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, June 18, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, June 19, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Mattituck, Monsignor Joseph W. Staudt officiating. Interment with U.S. Army honors will follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Cutchogue.

Memorial donations to the Mattituck Fire Department, Mattituck Lions Club, Parkinson’s Foundation or East End Hospice would be appreciated.