John T. Ahearn passed peacefully at the age of 82 on February 17, 2020, surrounded by his family. He is survived by his children, Kevin (Karen) Ahearn, Kate Burt, Kristen (Greg) Merigliano, John (Sarah) Ahearn, Patty (Drew) Miller, and Matt (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 (Sharon) Ahearn. John was predeceased by his wife of 43 years, Kathleen Fitzmaurice Ahearn, his grandson Sean Patrick Burt, and 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 US 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 on Friday, February 21st from 4 - 8 p.m. at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, February 22nd at 11:00 a.m. at St. Agnes RC Church 523 Front St. Greenport. Cremation will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: St. Agnes RC Church 523 Front St. Greenport, NY 11944 (Please Reference in Memo "John's Place")
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