Robert K. Harkins of Cutchogue died Jan. 5 at Riverhead Care Center. He was 73.
He was born Nov. 23, 1941, in New Brunswick, N.J. to Esther (Cain) and Robert Harkins. Mr. Harkins served in the U.S. Navy Reserve and worked as a marine mechanic at Port of Egypt in Southold.
Family members said he enjoyed life and loved race cars.
Mr. Harkins is survived by his wife, Barbara (née Varmuza), of Cutchogue; his son, Scott (Jennifer) of Riverhead; his daughter, Abby of Cutchogue; and his grandson, Tyler.
A memorial Mass will be held Friday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Mattituck. Cremation was private.
Memorial donations may be made to Riverhead Care Center.
Arrangements were entrusted to Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue.
This is a paid notice.