Frank J. Barylski Jr.


Frank Joseph Barylski Jr of Riverhead (formerly Sayville) died peacefully the morning of March 24, 2018 in his 90th year of life. Born October 23, 1928 to Frank Joseph Barylski Sr and Mary Fischetti, Frank grew up with brothers James (deceased), Joseph of Clearwater Fla and John (Jack) (deceased).

He served in the US Navy on the USS Cabot from 1950 to 1954 with both brothers James and Joseph. In 1954, he married the love of his life Gertrude (Trudy) Riedener (deceased) of Lindenhurst, together they raised 6 children - John, Jane Peters, Steven (wife Kathy), Peter (wife Susan), Julie Cummings-Bosch (husband Jeffery) and Paul (wife Mellissa).

Frank was Grandfather to 14, Joe (wife Bibi) and Mark, Nicole and April (husband Tito), Jimmy and Sean, Abigail and Natalie, Samantha and Dylan, Michael (wife Bridgette), Stephanie and Mary, Alex, and great grandfather to Grace, Raven and Tyler.

After years of working as a Land Surveyor for NYS, with the help of his wife Trudy, Frank began his Land Surveying company in which he was active until 2016. His large, kind heart made Frank the life of the party. He enjoyed fishing and trips to the casino with his family as well as his weekly card game with friends. A devoted Catholic, he loved being with family and friends but especially loved the companionship of his grandchildren and best friend, Sharon.

Visitation will be held at Brocketts Funeral Home in Southampton, Tuesday from 2 to 4pm and 7to 9pm. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday with Visitation taking place at Brockett Funeral Home at 10am. A graveside service with U.S Navy Honors will follow at Calverton National Cemetery beginning at 12:00 pm. In lieu of flowers please make a Donation to your favorite Charity in Frank’s Remembrance.