Harry Jaquillard

Harry Jaquillard, formerly of Mattituck and Southold, died Jan. 8 in Sarasota, Fla. He was 89 years old.

Mr. Jaquillard was born in Rockaway Beach, N.Y. He graduated from Malverne High School and then attended Pace College. He served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953. After his discharge, he worked at the New York Stock Exchange for several years before becoming a partner of Massapequa Seed and Garden Supply.

In 1967, he married Arlene Karlson. They moved to Mattituck in 1972 and opened Mattituck Florist and Garden Shop, which they operated until 1997.

Harry was president of Massapequa Chamber of Commerce, a president and life member of Mattituck Lions Club, an officer in Mattituck Chamber of Commerce, a former member of Marratooka Club and a trustee of Mattituck Presbyterian Church.

He is survived by his wife, Arlene; daughter, Dena Waugh (Rowan); and seven nieces and nephews.

He loved meeting new people and will be remembered for his wonderful big smile. Memorial donations may be made to Mattituck Lions Club or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

This is a paid notice.