Longtime Greenport resident Veronica Barbara Bellefountaine died Sept. 4 at her home in Wanchese, N.C., where she had resided for the past eight years. She was 89.
Born May 17, 1923, in Southold to Alexandra (Rokus) and Constantine Polywoda, she was educated through high school and was a homemaker for most of her adult life. She loved gardening and especially her family, they said.
Predeceased by her husband, Edward Leonard Bellefountaine, and her son, Bruce, she is survived by her daughter, Karen (Willie) Etheridge of Wanchese; her brother, Frankie (Mary) Polywoda of Farmingdale; her grandchildren, Tracey (Dickie) Campbell and Willie (Becky) Etheridge IV; and her great-grandchildren, Joe, John and Chance Campbell, Haven Etheridge and Willie Etheridge V.
Visiting hours will take place Wednesday, Sept. 5, at Twiford Funeral Home in Manteo, N.C., and Friday, Sept. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, Sept. 8, at 10 a.m. at St. Agnes R.C. Church in Greenport, followed by interment at the church cemetery.
This is a paid notice.