Charles Kayton of Laurel died June 24 at the Hospice Inn, Melville. He was 87.
Mr. Kayton was born Dec. 1, 1930, in the Bronx. He served in the U.S. Army.
Mr. Kayton worked as a building inspector for Village of North Hills. Family members said he loved to socialize.
Predeceased by his daughter, Nancy, he is survived by his other children: Jean Sogno, of New Hampshire; Kathleen Kayton-Courtney of South Huntington; Charles of Dix Hills; Barbara Talbot of Cutchogue; Nicole Kayton of West Babylon; and eight grandchildren.
The family will receive visitors on Wednesday, June 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m., and the funeral will take place at 7 p.m., during visiting hours, at Costner-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue. Interment will take place at L.I. National Cemetery, in Farmingdale.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Audubon Society.
Arrangements were in the care of Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue.