John T. Ahearn passed peacefully at the age of 82 on Feb. 17, 2020, surrounded by his family.
He is survived by his children, Kevin (and Karen) Ahearn, Kate Burt, Kristen (and Greg) Merigliano, John (and Sarah) Ahearn, Patty (and Drew) Miller and Matt (and Patti) Ahearn. He is survived by his grandchildren and step-grandchildren: Madison, Molly, Galen, Dreya, Tariana, Caleb, Olivia, Maeve, Drew, Riley, Grace, Morgan, Eugene, Warren, Cameron and Ellie. He is survived by his siblings, Mary Louise (Sis) Fusillo, Jeanne Giacobbe and Ed (and Sharon) Ahearn. John was predeceased by his wife of 43 years, Kathleen Fitzmaurice Ahearn; his grandson Sean Patrick Burt; his son-in-law Michael Burt; and siblings Robert Ahearn, Ruth Loeber and Anne Troy.
John will be remembered for his love of family, dedication to his job and the more-than-occasional round of golf. He served his country being enlisted in the U.S. Navy for four years. He was a quick wit, loved sports and delighted in the antics and accomplishments of his grandchildren.
Family will receive visitors Friday, Feb. 21, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, Feb. 22, at 11 a.m. at St. Agnes R.C. Church in Greenport. Cremation will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Agnes R.C. Church, 523 Front St., Greenport 11944 (memo: John’s Place).
This is a paid notice.