Southold resident John F. LaGrego, formerly of North Bellmore, died Aug. 20 at Eastern Long Island Hospital. He was 83.
He was born June 22, 1931, in North Belmore to Michael and Agnes LaGrego and married Kathleen (Mastrogiovanni) June 19, 1955.
Mr. LaGrego worked as a foreman for Verizon. Family members said he enjoyed photography and sailing.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen, of Southold; his children, Chris (Wendy), of East Northport and Patricia DiGregorio (Tom Troy), of Southold; and three grandchildren, Ryan DiGregorio, and Sam and Ben LaGrego.
The family will receive visitors Sunday, Aug. 24, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue. A funeral service will take place Monday, Aug. 25, 10 a.m. at St. Patrick R.C. Church in Southold. Interment will take place at the church cemetery.