Laura Koster of Greenport died on April 10, 2017 at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola after a brief illness. She was 89 years old.
She married her husband Edward in 1953 and together they started ELKO Machine and Tool Company located in Southold. They raised their three children, Edward, Glen and Marla in Freeport before moving to Southold in 1968. In 2007 they moved to Peconic Landing.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, April 13 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Horton-Mathie Funeral Home. An 11 a.m. funeral service will be held at the First Presbyterian Church of Southold on Friday, April 14. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery.
The family has suggested that memorial donations be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Southold, P.O. Box 787, Southold, NY 11971. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.