Eric D. Modesitt, 42, Yorktown Heights, N.Y. died Monday, March 28, 2011 at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York City.
He was born Aug. 16, 1968 to Jon F. and Diane Lee Gardner Modesitt in Terre Haute.
He received a bachelor's degree and was director of social work at Lincoln Hall at Lincolndale, N.Y.
He is survived by his parents and sister Michele Modesitt.
He was preceded in death by his brother Jeffery Modesitt in 1990.
Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Hebron Cemetery at Russellville. Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Monday at Machledt & Servies Funeral Home in Waveland. Condolences may be sent to www.machledtservies.com.