Died: Thursday, August 31, 2006
William Arnold Mengeweit of Southold died at San Simeon Nursing Home in Greenport last Thursday.
Mr. Mengeweit was born in Southold on September 14, 1922 to William F. and Florence May (nee Bowman) Mengeweit. He attended Southold schools and served with the United States Army in the Philippines during World War II. He had been a caretaker for the Southold Library, The First Universalist Church in Southold and Harry and Heide’s Luncheonette, and was often seen pushing his lawnmower around Southold Village.
Predeceased by his brother, Walter F Mengeweit, he leaves his sister-in-law, Judith T. Mengeweit of Southold.
Calling hours were held last Friday at the DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Homes in Southold, followed by graveside services at the Willow Hill Cemetery in Southold with Reverend Lorraine DeArmitt officiating.