Obituaries

Floyd R. Vail

Floyd R. Vail, a longtime resident of Mattituck, died Sept. 7, 2021, at the age of 97. 

The family will receive visitors Friday, Oct. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck and will follow COVID-19 protocols for vaccination and wearing masks.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Mattituck, with Msgr. Joseph Staudt officiating. 

Interment, with U.S. Army honors, will follow at Cut­ch­ogue Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Sacred Heart Parish, P.O. Box 926, Cut­ch­ogue, NY 11935; or American Legion Griswold-Terry-Glover Post 803, P.O. Box 591, Southold, NY 11971.