Howard Reich of East Marion died suddenly on Thursday, February 16. He was 83 years old.
He is survived by his wife, Osina; his daughters, Victoria, Elizabeth and Kathryn; his granddaughters, Nicole, Corinne, Rebecca, Jessica and Alexandra; and his great-granddaughter, Eleanor.
Howard was the beloved choral director at Deer Park Public High School until his retirement to East Marion, where he did what he loved best: messing about in boats, composing and playing music, sharing good stories and telling bad jokes.
A memorial service will be announced. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Howard Reich Scholarship Fund and sent to Dr. Jeff Dailey, Deer Park High School, 1 Falcon Place, Deer Park, NY 11729.
This is a paid notice.